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Jackson X Series Spectra Bass SBX V, Electric Blue

Original price £629.00
Original price £629.00 - Original price £629.00
Original price £629.00
Current price £459.00
£459.00 - £459.00
Current price £459.00

With modern style, flexible tone and incomparable value, the Jackson X Series Spectra Bass SBXM V takes the adventurous player on a bold bass odyssey, launching a commanding all-new entry in Jackson’s formidable neckthrough-body bass lineup.

Overview:

The offset Spectra Bass body style was innovatively designed with the gigging musician in mind. Its poplar body has a larger upper horn that evenly distributes weight throughout the instrument for perfect balance and playing comfort. The graphite-reinforced through-body maple neck with scarf joint creates formidable sustain, with a speed neck contour, 12”-16” compound radius laurel fingerboard and 24 frets for superior playability.

The SBX V provides a full-sonic spectrum for even the most versatile and progressive bassists. Dual passive medium-output humbucking pickups create a dynamic foundation with punch, power and note articulation. Wide-ranging tonal command comes from a two-way toggle switch for pickup coil splitting, 3-band active EQ, blend control and volume control with push/pull selector to bypass or engage active circuit for the 3-band EQ. The push/pull selector eliminates the risk of losing sound due to a dead battery. A quick pull on the volume knob bypasses the active circuit, making it easy to regain sound from the bass without the use of battery power.

This five-string, 35”-scale bass also features a HiMass hardtail bridge that enhances sustain and improves note attack. Featuring a unique 3x2 black headstock with an understated “J” logo, the budget-friendly SBX V comes in stage-conquering Electric Blue or Metallic Black finishes with black hardware.

Specifications:

  • Body Shape: Spectra

  • Body Material: Poplar

  • Body Finish: Gloss

Neck

  • Neck Material: Maple

  • Neck Construction: Neck-Through-Body with Graphite Reinforcement and Scarf Joint

  • Neck Finish: Gloss Color Matched

  • Fingerboard: Laurel, 12”-16” Compound Radius (304.8 mm to 406.4 mm)

  • Frets: 24, Jumbo

  • Position Inlays: White Dot

  • Nut (Material/Width): Black Plastic, 1.75” (44.45 mm)

  • Headstock: Unique Jackson 3x2 (3 Over/ 2 Under)

  • Tuning Machines: Jackson Sealed Die-Cast

  • Bridge: Jackson HiMass

  • Pickups: Jackson Medium-Output Humbucking (Bridge & Neck)

  • Pickup Switching: 2-Way Toggle Switch (Pickup Coil Split)

  • Controls: Volume (Push/Pull Selector for Active/Passive Options), Blend, 3-Band EQ (Active Only)

  • Control Knobs: Dome-Style

  • Hardware Finish: Black

  • Strings: Nickel Plated Steel (.045-.130 Gauges)