Rickenbacker 4003 Walnut

Electric Bass

  • Body: Walnut
  • Neck-through-body
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Triangle fretboard inlays
  • 20 Frets
  • Pickups: 2 Bass single coils
  • Scale: 845 mm
  • Nut width: 42.9 mm
  • Schaller Deluxe machine heads
  • Colour: Natural
  • Case included
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Further information

Colour Natural
Soundboard Walnut
Neck Maple
Fretboard Maple
Frets 20
Scale Long Scale
Pickups JJ
Elektronic Passive
Incl. Case Yes
Incl. Bag No

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A classic!

Dr.Tofu, 03.05.2015
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For a long time the 4003 was already a dream of mine. With the execution with walnut body and maple neck, Rickenbacker won me immediately as a customer. The optics reminds strongly of Lemmy's bass, which is not really bad in itself. The sound is just great. In combination with a correspondingly twisted tube top simply unbeatable. The neck is in the first few minutes but a bit habituated, then you would never want to play anything else - dreamlike. Strings top, everything prima preset. The bass is very comfortable in sitting and on the belt. The price is of course a different thing ... But who wants Rickenbacker, must also just buy Rickenbacker.
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18.02.2016
Very satisfied with this bass!

Advantages:
- Its at the top with a strong character.
- In group, drills well in the mix. (Tested mainly on Ampeg in retro studio until now)
- Beautiful finish
- Rick's own palm mute system built into the bridge (foams that are put into contact, or not, with the strings.)
- Flight case provided

Disadvantages:
- Provide adjustment by a pro on arrival. Because although set at the exit of fab, after the trip (USA> Germany> ...) to France for my part, it is very likely that it is a little disorderly.
- Game in palm mute, tradi to the thumb, impossible as it is (basically if you want to play in palm mute it is possible but you will have to adapt a little your bass especially at the cache micro & bridge> what many bassists end up By doing)
- Lack a little place or put your thumb to play the fingers. Afterwards there are solutions ... as for almost everything.
- The manufacture of the flight case is not of the same level as the bass, it remains well, but small details annoy (attachments that protrude a little too much and prevent to pose the flight on the side very stable at this price We're not too keen on playing with luck.)

No worries with Thomann, delivery in France via UPS ok.
> Just a tip, foresee the blow of the ceilings of transfer / payment abroad with your bank or other, I waited 2 weeks more my bass because of this small inconvenience ... because Thomann shipped after receipt of Underneath, which is understandable.
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