Warwick presents the Katana 8 string electric bass for Scott Reeder

Germany-based company Warwick has revealed a unique instrument: the Katana chrometone finish 8 string electric bass especially built for for musicians Scott Reeder.


Matched Headstock: Chrometone Silver
Nut: Just-A-Nut III Brass
Mechineheads: Warwick Machine Heads
Neck Wood: Flamed Maple neck with Ekanga veneer stripes, 3 laminations
Fretboard: Tigerstripe Ebony fingerboard
Inlay: Bull Skull Inlays – Nameplate at 24th fret: “Scott Reeder”
Led or Fluorescent Side Dots: White front and side LED´s
Fingerboard Radius: 20″
Scale length: 34″ (long scale)
Fret quanitiy material and size: 24 Jumbo Bronze (extra hard) frets (width: 2.9 mm / height: 1.3 mm)
Frets: IFT – Invisible Fretwork Technology
Body Shape: Flat Body Shape
Bodywood (Topwood / Backwood): 1″ Flamed Maple Top/Swamp Ash Back
Pickups: Active MEC J/J chrome pickups
Electronics: Active Warwick 3-way electronics with rechargeable Lithium Battery
Pot layout: Volume P/P / Balance / Mid / Treble and Bass stacked
Bridge system: 2-piece solid Brass Warwick Bridge
Strap system: Warwick security locks
Construction: Neck-Through
Left / Righthand: Lefthand
Colour possibilities: Chrometone Silver High Polish
Hardware colour: Chrome
String label / String gaues: Warwick EMP strings – Special Tuning: C# 50-105
Weight: 5.048 kg
Included accessories: Warwick User Kit
Packing: Handmade Genuine Leather Bag by Rockbag (RB 20205 B W)
Certificate: Individually issued certificate of authenticity
1 8 string option
2 Special Finish and Chrometone Silver headstock
3 Bull Skull Inlays – Bullskull Domespeed Control Knobs
4 White illuminated W-Logo – White front and side LED´s
5 Metal plate at the end of the fretboard – Nameplate at 24th fret: “Scott Reeder”
6 Special Tuning: C# 50-105
7 Alternate pickup and hardware color
ID Code: 047803C854CWAFT3WW
Customer SO Number: Warwick USA – Scott Reeder from Fireball Ministry/Kyuss
Matched wooden electronics compartment

More information at Warwick.


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