Student Upright Double Bass Milano MB-12 in 1/2 and 3/4 sizes. Sturdy construction. Great For Students and traveling Professionals who want a tough low cost upright bass. Amplifies great so works great for gigs! Great sound.
Dimensions of 1/2 scale upright bass are:
5'8" tall = 68" tall = 165.1cm tall
37" string length scale = 94cm string length scale
18.5" upper bout width = 47cm wide upper bout
24.5" lower bout width = 62.25cm lower bout width
Price is factory direct not worked on and setup for proper playing action.
Choose the level of setups you want when ordering below.
**FREE Shipping to Qualified Commercial Address - Limited Time Offer. See details below**
Here's a video of this flamed model bass being played:
Here's what a recent customer had to say about it in response to someone else asking him about it: "I live within driving distance of FMI. He let me pick it up directly from him. So I couldn't really tell you about the shipping. It is without out a doubt the best sounding bass "out of the box" I have ever owned. It sounds way better than the Engelhardt or Glassells I have tried. For the price you can't beat it. I recommend you get one. This is the same bass Sam Ash was selling for much more. I plan on buying another as a spare later this year. You will find that Tom Is a very honest and good man. Bryan"
Select laminated spruce top
Maple laminated back and sides
24:1 ratio Tyrolean-style machine heads
Ebonized hard maple fingerboard
Aged northern maple ADJUSTABLE bridge cut to fit
Padded Nylon bag
And another customer: "Hi Tom, the bass I ordered arrived and is in good order. It plays well and has a good sound, I have no problem recommending you to my friends. Thanks again, Don (MB-12 3/4 Upright Bass)"
**IMPORTANT SHIPPING NOTES:
Free Shipping to “Qualified* Commercial Address” requires the address to have a loading dock, to be located within 30 minutes, or so, of a major city, on major U.S. shipping arteries and not more than 300 miles from our shop in Pasadena, CA.
A Qualified* Commercial Address is defined as a business address in an area that is incorporated or “Zoned” commercial and where a large truck has access to a loading dock. When choosing the “Commercial Address” option below be sure to include the name of the Business in the shipping address in the checkout process.
Shipping rates can vary greatly depending on where you live. More remote commercial shipping addresses on the East Coast, New England, New York, New Jersey as well as Florida or the upper Midwestern States such as North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio, for example, require additional shipping charges usually running between $135 and $195, depending on where you are. These types of shipping destinations are more expensive to ship to from us here in California and some have gone over $200 more for delivery into remote or crowded expensive delivery areas in the Northeast.
The customer will need to make up the difference between the “Free” shipping allowance ($80) and the actual shipping costs. In any case, FMI will contact you if there is additional shipping due.
Shipping to a residential address is $65 more to any State as it takes special handling by the freight line.
HOW TO FIND OUR STORE: Turn down our driveway between the Retirement Center and 789 East Washington Blvd signage. Plenty of our own off-street parking. (Follow the signs that say "789 Parking in Rear".) Our physical address is 789 East Washington Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91104. Ph: 626-794-7554
Fantastic Musical Instruments specializes in the violin string family instruments with a caring hands on approach. Hours: Monday through Friday 11 AM to 6 PM , Saturday 10 AM to 4 PM. Sundays by appointment. Call Ph: 626-794-7554 at least 48 hours in advance for a Sunday appointment.
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