Marcus Miller V7 Alder-4 BK

Electric Bass

  • Body: Alder
  • 1-Piece maple neck
  • C-shaped neck profile
  • Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia)
  • Scale: 34" (long scale)
  • 20 medium small frets
  • Nut width: 38 mm
  • Bone nut
  • String spacing: 20 mm
  • Fretboard radius: 18.42 cm (7.25")
  • Fitted with 2 x 9V batteries
  • Pickup: 2 Marcus Super Jazz single coils
  • Marcus Heritage-3 electronics with frequency control
  • Volume/Tone knob (dual potentiometer)
  • Tone pickup mixing control
  • Treble control
  • Mids/Middle frequency control (dual potentiometer)
  • Bass mini switch (active/passive)
  • Marcus Big Mass bridge
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Colour: Black
  • Additional chrome pickup cover included
  • Made by Sire
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Colour Black
Soundboard Alder
Neck Maple
Fretboard Rosewood
Frets 20
Scale Longscale
Pickup System JJ
Elektronic Aktive, Passive
Incl. Case No
Incl. Gigbag No

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Sire V7 alder black 4 string

17.09.2015
bought this bass after reading some online reviews and info mainly on basschat,a great bass players resource i should add.
bass turned up well packaged and arrived with a pickup cover included i have'nt fitted it buts its a nice thing to have!
Anyhow back to the bass what can i say?One thing i can say is i wish they had basses like this around for this price when i started playing bass instead of the godawful marlin with a banana shape neck i started on.
Now i was never a fan of jazz style basses but in the last few years i have come to own two this V7 and a bass centre stadium bass both great modern sounding jazzers.
Back to the V7 its beautiful in black and the neck is perfect so easy to play nice low action very well put together,if i was ever to change anything on the bass it would probably be the machine heads don't get me wrong they work fine but i like a quality machine head that i know will last.
So after tweaking the action to my liking i fired the bass up its a great sounding bass with active circuit on or not i can find many useable tones and have recorded with it and i must say it sounds great recorded here's an example-
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the bottom line.
this really is a great bass that is hard to fault at this price i have no hesitation recommending it and i have owned many basses over the years through 70s 80s fenders usa and japan to gibsons EB3 to the modern sg bass to the victory bass
if your after a good reliable good looking bass that sounds great and plays like butter this is the bass for you also great customer service from Sire too if you ever need it.
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Great bass - super value for money

Alex Bit., 25.07.2018
I am a guitarist and only wanted to buy a bass for composition reasons, so I use the bass mainly at home.

A bassist friend of mine recommended this bass for me and I am totally satisfied. The construction is great and the fingerboard is super easy to play. The sounds one can achieve with this bass are super versatile: with the small switch on it you can use standard passive sound or the active one and with the so many tone controls on the equalizer (even one parametric middle equalizer) you can play dark, rock, bright, funky or jazzy sounds.

One thing that looks less convincing is the quality of the plastic of the magnets, which seem to be boxed in cheap plastic - but no problem or whatsoever on the sound, only aesthetically it looks kind of cheap :).

I think this bass can really be used for professional reasons and recordings, as the fidelity and versatility of the sounds is very high! I really recommend this bass.

Finally, the combination of the black colour with the dark-red tortoise pick up cover is really a killer! Love to just look at it!
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