Thomann 33 1/2 Europe Double Bass

Solid Wood Double Bass

  • Size: 1/2
  • With solid spruce top
  • Flat, solid maple back
  • Round fingerboard: Ebony
  • Tyrolean machine heads
  • Height adjustable endpin
  • With Classic Line stringing
  • Made in Europe
  • Made ready to play in Germany in the Thomann specialist string-instrument workshop

Dear customer,

All acoustic double basses are adjusted and set up individually in our workshop for the desired playing situation/style (jazz, classical, rockabilly, ...). For online orders, please use the "Comment" text field to specify the desired action. We ask for your understanding that shipping will be delayed by approx. 2-3 days due to these finishing and setting operations. Double basses are delivered by freight carrier. Please contact our department directly with any questions at 09546 / 9223-370 or streicher@thomann.de

Further Information

size 1/2
cover solid
back Flat solid maple
fingerboard ebony
machines Machine heads
bag included No
bow included No
9 Customer Ratings:
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4.9 / 5.0
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Beautiful instrument with good sound
06.05.2016
I bought the bass for my son, as he "outgrown" from his 1/4 bass from another manufacturer. The bass arrived well packed. The instrument is cleanly processed and the painting is perfect. The fingerboard is clean.

The strings are surprising for an instrument of this price class. While bad strings were wound on our 1/4 bass, the strings on this bass are really good.

I can agree with my previous speaker that the strings are much too high. Also, the footbridge is quite thick. This unfortunately reduces the sound quality of the instrument. I took about 5 mm in the height at the bridge and the thickness somewhat reduced. Now the position is right, the bass sounds really full and sounds good after the striking.

Except for the bridge is the bass super. Therefore only 4 stars. A great beginner instrument.
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Very good price / performance ratio
Streicherklassen Oettingen, 17.12.2012
For our string classes, these basses have proven themselves very well: the tuning rod stands on a board, which strengthens the ground. This gives the bass a good stability. Normally I replace the strings for instruments of this price class, but this was not necessary.

We are very satisfied.
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