Harley Benton JB-20 SB LH

Electric Bass

  • Left hand model
  • Body: Poplar
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Amaranth
  • Dot fretboard inlays
  • Neck profile: Modern C
  • 20 Frets
  • Scale: 864 mm
  • Nut width: 38 mm
  • Double action truss rod
  • Pickups: 2 JB style single coils
  • 2 Volume knobs and 1 tone knob
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Classic JB-style machine heads
  • Ex-factory string thickness: .045" - .105"
  • Colour: 3-Tone sunburst high gloss
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Further Information

Colour Sunburst
Soundboard Hard Wood
Neck Maple
Fretboard Amaranth
Frets 21
Scale Longscale
Pickup System JJ
Elektronic Passive
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Surprising great bass guitar
Happy D, 29.12.2019
I mainly sing and play acoustic guitar but always fancied having a go with bass and play at my local jam nights. Didn’t want to spend a lot of money just in case it didn’t work out so I went for the cheaper HB bass.

Got to say I am super pleased with the bass. It’s really, really nice! It looks great and plays remarkably well. Sounds great through the amp so I am very happy. It did need a little truss rod adjustment and a small set up out of the box, but hey so did my £700 Taylor acoustic when it was new! Half a turn on the truss rod and oil on the neck and we were good to go.

If you are thinking of buying a lefty bass don’t even hesitate it’s great! I think I will have the P bass next :)
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Another result from Harley Benton!
southpawpete, 22.05.2017
I'd been contemplating picking up a bass for a while, but left handed options are limited, especially at the budget price end. Having already purchased a stunning CST-24 I knew they could put out a quality instrument, so I took a gamble on this JB-20 ... and I haven?t been disappointed.

There?s one tiny flaw on the instrument in that the neck is not properly aligned, with the G string much closer to the edge of the fretboard than the E. However, whilst its visible it doesn?t affect playability at all.

Other than that, the bass is solidly put together, holds tuning well, and sounds (to my ignorant ears!) pretty damn good. The finish is flawless on my example and everything hold together very well.

In all, a crazy amount of instrument for a crazy price!
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I would buy this again - no question!
18.12.2016
Heading says it all. I took a punt on this. I have a Fender Jazz bass (keep for best) and a Harley Benton JB-75 already and just fancied a "cheap" Jazz bass to de-fret. However, when it arrived I was pleasantly surprised by the build quality. Nice woods used, not as heavy as the JB-75. After a swap of strings, bridge adjustment and a tweak with the truss rod to slightly straighten the neck, it plays extraordinarily well.now, I don't think I'll bother to remove the frets now, and am also considering selling the JB-75... it's just too heavy. This (at least mine) bass is a little belter. RECOMMENDED.
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Very Impressed!
Mr T,, 02.11.2020
My Harley Benton bass arrived safely,well boxed,this morning and I am delighted with it.I started playing bass at 15 and am an official O.A.P. now and I have played many makes of bass over the years and I can hardly believe a £90 bass can be this good.My son in law happens to also be a lefthanded player and I gigged his Mexican Fender Jazz for four years and this bass is just as good!This is bass no.5 and I think my new favourite.Sound,action and finish are top notch.Decided to buy it as I have a HB acoustic that impressed me.
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