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Gibson Thunderbird Bass Tobacco Sunburst 2001

$1,799.99

Condition Used Mint

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Description

This 2001 Gibson Thunderbird bass was gifted to music biz mogul Tommy Mottola and is now here for sale. Tommy is clearing out some of his many music artifacts. This bass is basically new. Never left the case and was never played.

The Gibson Thunderbird has the classic reverse body and headstock design as originally introduced in 1963 as Gibson’s first neck-through-body bass design. The traditional 9-ply mahogany/walnut neck through body construction provides a thundering low end response and a piano like sustain. The narrow nut width and rounded neck profile neck feels both fast and intuitive. The Thunderbird high output, ceramic magnet loaded humbucking pickups (neck and bridge) deliver the sonic and iconic low end voice for which the Thunderbird is known.

 

Thunderbird Bass Specifications

Body

Body Material Mahogany
Finish Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer

Neck

Neck Material 9-ply Mahogany/Walnut
Neck Profile Rounded
Scale Length 34″ / 86.36cm
Fingerboard Material Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius 12″ / 304.8mm
Number of Frets 20
Frets Medium Jumbo
Nut Material Graph Tech
Nut Width 1.5″ / 38.1mm
End-of-Board Width 2.32″ / 58.93mm
Inlays Acrylic Dots

Hardware

Finish Chrome
Bridge 3-Point Adjustable
Tuners Grover Bass Keys
Pick Guard White 3-ply
Control Knobs Black Tophats w/ Silver Inserts

Electronics

Neck Pickup Rhythm T-Bird
Bridge Pickup Lead T-Bird
Controls 2 Volumes & 1 Master Tone

Miscellaneous

Strings .045, .065, .085, .105
Case Hard Shell Case

Additional information

Weight 75 lbs

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