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Ernie Ball Music Man StingRay 40th Anniversary "Old Smoothie" USED (799)

USED Ernie Ball Music Man StingRay 40th Anniversary "Old Smoothie" in stock!

Since its introduction in 1976, the Music Man StingRay has been embraced as one of the world’s classic electric bass designs. To celebrate, Ernie Ball Music Man is proud to introduce the 40th Anniversary “Old Smoothie” StingRay, a faithful reproduction of StingRay prototype #26, designed for Sterling Ball during his time spent testing and developing the original prototypes back in the 70’s. Named for its smooth even tone that is reminiscent of the highly sought after vintage Music Man StingRay sound, “Old Smoothie” has been precisely reproduced including the one-of-a-kind custom made 10 pole piece pickup design, body headstock and pickguard shape, 34-inch scale maple neck and fingerboard, low profile narrow frets, active electronics, hardware and exclusive chocolate-burst finish.

  • Alder Body
  • High Gloss Polyester Body Finish
  • Music Man® chrome plated, hardened steel bridge plate with vintage stainless steel saddles and adjustable mute pads
  • 34" Scale Length
  • 7.5" Radius
  • 21 Low Profile, Narrow Width Frets
  • 1-5/8" Neck Width at Nut
  • 2-1/2" Neck Width at Last Fret
  • Select Maple Neck
  • Schaller NM Tuning Machines with Tapered String Posts
  • Custom "Old Smoothie" 2-band active preamp; vol, treble, bass
  • Custom "Old Smoothie" humbucking with 10 elongated Alnico magnets and split cover