Sadowsky Metro Vintage RV5 CAR

5-String Electric Bass

  • Alder body
  • Maple neck
  • Fretboard: Pau Ferro
  • 21 Frets
  • Fretboard radius: 12"
  • Nut width: 1.875"
  • White dot inlays
  • Pickups: 2x Sadowsky Humcancelling
  • Sadowsky preamp with VTC
  • Chrome hardware
  • White pickguard
  • Colour: Candy Apple Red
  • Incl. Soft light case
  • Made in Japan

Further information

Colour Red
Body Alder
Neck Maple
Fretboard Pau Ferro
Frets 21
Scale Longscale
Pickup System JJ
Elektronic Aktive, Passive
Incl. Case No
Incl. Gigbag Yes
1 customer ratings:
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
5 / 5.0
  • features
  • sound
  • quality
Text ratings for this product are available in another language only so far
1 written ratings
de Automatically translated (Show original)
deOriginal review (Show translation)
Unfortunately there was an error. Please try again later.
Total
features
sound
quality

Perfect

AliD, 18.05.2016
In my Coverrock-Classicrock-Band, we played more and more pieces, which actually required a 5 string.
The quality requirements were set: a new bass had to be better than my old 5 string from Yamaha (no art piece) and he has to play in the league like my Fender Jazz Bass Custom Shop Relic 64. The air is already thinner.
To go to Thomann was the time too short and the way too far (about 300 km), so I decided to put the "order joker".
I was determined to leave the bass back and order the next one. It did not happen. Unpacked, played, kept.
Meanwhile, I have some performances and a lot of band tests with the bass behind me. I am very pleased with my decision, my bandmates as well.
Equipment: volume control, crossover control for the pickup with lockable center position, tone control, this button can be pulled out to switch off the active electronics, double control for treble and depth, goes only when the active electronics, battery is switched on.
The bass is also passive to play.
A "user manual" in the form of a DIN A 4 sheet is included.
Processing, varnish and hardware are of the finest, but were also expected at nearly 3,000, - Euro.
There are hardly any limits to sound, the bass can do everything. Remarkable is the regularity and regularity of the notes, even with the deep empty H string, no diminution of sound and pressure, everything as it is. Also no unpleasant hubbing of individual tones, no matter in which situation one is currently.
He has to play with a pleasant ease, I have not yet had to turn on any screw for adjusting the neck, string position or octave purity.
A bag is supplied (backpack carrier and handle, 3 side pockets), several times upholstered, especially at critical points. Even the quality of the bag surprised me. Nevertheless, I have ordered a hard case. There is now no longer synonymous.

I would buy this bass again at this price.
Why I took it in red? Because.
Helpful · Not helpful · Report review
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
Show variations of this product
Sadowsky Metro Vintage RV5 CAR
(1)
Sadowsky Metro Vintage RV5 CAR
to the product
2.755 €

5-String Electric Bass Alder body, Maple neck, Fretboard: Pau Ferro, 21 Frets, Fretboard radius: 12", Nut width: 1.875", White dot inlays, Pickups: 2x Sadowsky Humcancelling, Sadowsky preamp with...

  • Limited: No
  • Colour: Red
  • Body: N/A
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Pau Ferro
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Number of strings: 5
  • Pickup System: JJ
  • Elektronic: Aktive, Passive
  • Pickup system: JJ
  • Elektronics: Active, Passive
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Case included: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: Yes
Sadowsky Metro Hybrid P/J RV4 TWH
(1)
Sadowsky Metro Hybrid P/J RV4 TWH
to the product
2.799 €

Electric Bass Body: Alder, Neck: Maple, Fretboard: Pau ferro, 21 Frets, Radius: 12", Nut width: 1.5", White dot inlays, Pickups: 1 x Sadowsky humcancelling, 1 x Sadowsky P-Style, Sadowsky preamp...

  • Limited: No
  • Colour: White
  • Soundboard: Alder
  • Body: N/A
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Number of strings: 4
  • Pickup System: JP
  • Elektronic: Aktive, Passive
  • Pickup system: JP
  • Elektronics: Active, Passive
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Case included: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: Yes
Sadowsky Metro Vintage RV4 CAR
Sadowsky Metro Vintage RV4 CAR
to the product
2.799 €

Electric Bass Body: Alder, Neck: Maple, Fretboard: Pau Ferro, 21 frets, Fretboard radius: 305 mm, Nut width: 38 mm, White dot inlays, Pickups: 2 x Sadowsky hum-cancelling, Sadowsky preamp with VTC,...

  • Limited: No
  • Colour: Red
  • Soundboard: Alder
  • Body: N/A
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Pau Ferro
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Number of strings: 4
  • Pickup System: JJ
  • Elektronic: Aktive, Passive
  • Pickup system: JJ
  • Elektronics: Active, Passive
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Case included: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: Yes
Sadowsky Metro Vintage MV5 NAT
(2)
Sadowsky Metro Vintage MV5 NAT
to the product
3.059 €

5-String Electric Bass Swamp ash body, Maple neck, Maple fretboard, 21 Frets, 12" Fretboard radius, Nut width: 47.6 mm, Black dot fretboard inlays, Pickups: 2 Sadowsky Humcancelling, Sadowsky...

  • Limited: No
  • Colour: Natural
  • Body: N/A
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Pickup System: JJ
  • Number of strings: 5
  • Elektronic: Aktive, Passive
  • Pickup system: JJ
  • Elektronics: Active, Passive
  • Case included: No
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: Yes
Sadowsky Metro Vintage RV4 DLB
Sadowsky Metro Vintage RV4 DLB
to the product
2.799 €

Electric Bass 4-String, Body: Alder, Neck: Maple, Fretboard: Pau Ferro, 21 Frets, 12" Fretboard radius, White dot inlays, Pickups: 2 Sadowsky Humcancelling, Sadowsky preamp with VTC, Chrome...

  • Limited: No
  • Colour: Blue
  • Soundboard: Alder
  • Neck: Maple
  • Body: N/A
  • Fretboard: Pau Ferro
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Number of strings: 4
  • Pickup System: JJ
  • Elektronic: Aktive, Passive
  • Pickup system: JJ
  • Elektronics: Active, Passive
  • Case included: No
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: Yes
Sadowsky Metro Express MV 4 OW
Sadowsky Metro Express MV 4 OW
to the product
1.899 €

E-Bass Vintage Style J-Bass, Body: Ash, Neck: Maple, Neck attachment: screwed, Fretboard: Maple, Jumbo frets, Nut width: 38.1 mm (1.5 "), Scale: 863.6 mm (34 "), Pickguard: Tortoise, Pickups:...

  • Limited: No
  • Colour: White
  • Soundboard: Ash
  • Neck: Maple
  • Body: N/A
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Number of strings: 4
  • Pickup System: JJ
  • Elektronic: Aktive, Passive
  • Pickup system: JJ
  • Elektronics: Active, Passive
  • Incl. Case: Yes
  • Case included: Yes
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
Sadowsky Metro Express MV 5 TB
Sadowsky Metro Express MV 5 TB
to the product
1.999 €

5-String Electric Bass Vintage Style J-Bass, Body: Ash, Bolt-on neck: Maple, Fretboard: Maple, Jumbo frets, Nut width: 48 mm (1.9"), Scale: 863.6 mm (34"), Mint pickguard, Pickups: 2 Sadowsky...

  • Limited: No
  • Colour: Sunburst
  • Body: N/A
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Number of strings: 5
  • Pickup System: JJ
  • Elektronic: Aktive, Passive
  • Pickup system: JJ
  • Elektronics: Active, Passive
  • Incl. Case: Yes
  • Case included: Yes
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
Sadowsky Metro Express RV 5 SGM
Sadowsky Metro Express RV 5 SGM
to the product
1.999 €

5-String Electric Bass Vintage Style J-Bass, Body: Alder, Bolt-on neck: Maple, Fretboard: Morado, Jumbo frets, Nut width: 48 mm (1.9"), Scale: 863.6 mm (34"), Parchment pickguard, Pickups: 2...

  • Limited: No
  • Colour: Green
  • Body: N/A
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Morado
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Number of strings: 5
  • Pickup System: JJ
  • Elektronic: Aktive, Passive
  • Pickup system: JJ
  • Elektronics: Active, Passive
  • Incl. Case: Yes
  • Case included: Yes
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
Sadowsky Metro Express RV 4 OW
Sadowsky Metro Express RV 4 OW
to the product
1.899 €

Sadowsky Metro Express RV 4 OW, 4-string electric bass, Vintage Style J-Bass, body: alder, neck: maple, neck mount: bolt on, fingerboard: Morado, jumbo Bünde, nut width: 38,1 mm (1,5"), scale: 863,6...

  • Limited: No
  • Colour: White
  • Soundboard: Alder
  • Neck: Maple
  • Body: N/A
  • Fretboard: Morado
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Number of strings: 4
  • Pickup System: JJ
  • Elektronic: Aktive, Passive
  • Pickup system: JJ
  • Elektronics: Active, Passive
  • Incl. Case: Yes
  • Case included: Yes
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
Sadowsky Metro Express RV 4 TB
Sadowsky Metro Express RV 4 TB
to the product
1.899 €

Sadowsky Metro Express RV 4 TB, 4-string electric bass, Vintage Style J-Bass, body: alder, neck: maple, neck mount: bolt on, fingerboard: Morado, jumbo Bünde, nut width: 38,1 mm (1,5"), scale: 863,6...

  • Limited: No
  • Colour: Sunburst
  • Soundboard: Alder
  • Neck: Maple
  • Body: N/A
  • Fretboard: Morado
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Number of strings: 4
  • Pickup System: JJ
  • Elektronic: Aktive, Passive
  • Pickup system: JJ
  • Elektronics: Active, Passive
  • Incl. Case: Yes
  • Case included: Yes
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
Sadowsky Metro Express MV 4 BK
Sadowsky Metro Express MV 4 BK
to the product
1.899 €

Sadowsky Metro Express MV 4 BK, 4-string electric bass, Vintage Style J-Bass, body: ash, neck: maple, neck mount: bolt on, fingerboard: maple, jumbo Bünde, nut width: 38,1 mm (1,5"), scale: 863,6 mm...

  • Limited: No
  • Colour: Black
  • Soundboard: Ash
  • Neck: Maple
  • Body: N/A
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Frets: 21
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Number of strings: 4
  • Pickup System: JJ
  • Elektronic: Aktive, Passive
  • Pickup system: JJ
  • Elektronics: Active, Passive
  • Incl. Case: Yes
  • Case included: Yes
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
2.755 €
Free shipping incl. VAT
On request
On request

Our supplier has not yet provided us with an expected delivery date. Kindly contact us for further information or to see if we have a B-Stock or suitable alternative available.

Standard Delivery Times
Share this product
Your Contact People
Phone: +49-9546-9223-20
FAX: +49-9546-9223-24
Offers include 24% Greek VAT and are valid as long as stocks last. Shipping costs to Greece are 20 EUR, free shipping on orders above 298 EUR. Please click here for international Shipping rates. We do not accept liability for typographical errors or inaccurate information of any kind. *RRP = manufacturer's / distributor's recommended retail price in Germany
Teenage Engineering PO-33 K.O. Zoom H1n RCF EVOX J8 Bose S1 Pro Battery Pack Beyerdynamic DT-880 Pro Black Edition Harley Benton PowerPlant ISO-2 Pro Marshall DSL5CR Aguilar SL112 Ivory Teenage Engineering PO-35 speak LD Systems Maui 5 Go Harley Benton PowerPlant ISO-1 Pro Marshall DSL1CR
(1)
Recommended
Teenage Engineering PO-33 K.O.

Teenage Engineering PO-33 K.O., Micro-Sampler; Built-in Mic; 40 sec. sampling time; 8 Melody-Sample-Slots; 8 Drum-Slots; 16-Step Sequenzer; 16 Patterns; 16 Effects; parameter locks; Built-in speaker; 3.5mm audio I/O; Jam sync; Animated LCD display; Folding stand; Break away lock tab; Clock...

to the product
99 €
(1)
Recommended
Zoom H1n

MP3 / Wave Handy Recorder Genuine XY microphone configuration, 24-bit / 96kHz linear PCM, Built-in monitor speaker, Rubbersied surface, Input: 3.5 mm stereo jack for line signals and plug-in powered microphones, Automatic and manual recording level, Low-cut filter, Timestamp...

to the product
119 €
Recommended
RCF EVOX J8

RCF EVOX J8, active 2-way-Array-PA-system containing: 8 x 2" Fullrange Speaker, 12" Bassreflex-Subwoofer, 2.5" v.c., 1400 Watt/Peak, 128 dB max SPL, 40 to 20000 Hz, DSP processing, Jack/XLR input, Soft limiter, incl. distance pole and cable, weight: 23,8 Kg, optinonal...

to the product
1.019 €
(1)
Recommended
Bose S1 Pro Battery Pack

Bose S1 Pro Battery Pack, rechargeable lithium-ion battery for Bose S1 Pro, up to 6 hours charge time, with Quick Charge feature, easy to Install into the dedicated compartment on your S1 Pro for secure and reliable use

to the product
146 €
Recommended
Beyerdynamic DT-880 Pro Black Edition

High-End Studio Headphones Dynamic, Half open, Circumaural, Frequency range: 5 to 35,000 Hz, Nominal impedance: 250 ohms, Sound pressure: 96 db, With 3 m spiral cable with 3.5 mm jack, Weight: 390 g with cable, 307 g without cable,...

to the product
185 €
Recommended
Harley Benton PowerPlant ISO-2 Pro

Multi-power adapter for effect pedals 8 isolated, filtered and short-circuit protected outputs eliminate noise and hum, High amperage for modern digital effects, LED monitoring at each output, Power supply with a 12V @ 2A DC power adapter (included), Output...

to the product
71 €
Recommended
Marshall DSL5CR

Full tube combo amp for electric guitar Reissue series - authentic DSL sound, Power: Low power circuit from 5 W to 1 W, 2 footswitchable channels with classic gain and ultra gain, Equipment: 10" Celestion Ten-30 loudspeaker, Preamp tubes:...

to the product
489 €
Recommended
Aguilar SL112 Ivory

Aguilar SL112 Ivory Bass Box, Super Light, 1x12" Neodym-Speaker 250 Watt @ 8 Ohms, dimension (h x w x d) : 377,80 mm x 482,60 mm x 457 mm, weight 11,4kg.

to the product
699 €
(2)
Recommended
Teenage Engineering PO-35 speak

Teenage Engineering PO-35 speak, Vocal Synthesizer/Sampler; Built-in Mic; 120 sec. sampling time; 16-Step Sequenzer; 16 Patterns; parameter locks; Built-in speaker; 3.5mm audio I/O; Jam sync; Animated LCD display; Folding stand; Break away lock tab; Clock + alarm clock; Battery powered...

to the product
99 €
Recommended
LD Systems Maui 5 Go

Rechargeable Battery Powered Compact Plug And Play Column System For monitoring and PA sound reinforcement, Discreet appearance for inconspicuous applications, Up to 6 hours of battery operation at 100% playback power and 10 hours at 50% playback power, Integrated...

to the product
749 €
Recommended
Harley Benton PowerPlant ISO-1 Pro

Multi-power adapter for effect pedals 8 isolated, filtered & short-circuit protected outputs eliminate noise and hum, High amperage for modern digital effects, LED monitoring at each output, Power supply with a 12V @ 2A DC power adapter (included), Output...

to the product
51 €
(1)
Recommended
Marshall DSL1CR

Full tube combo amp for electric guitar Reissue series - authentic DSL sound, Power: Low power circuit from 1 W to 0.1 W, 2 footswitchable channels with classic gain and ultra gain, Equipment: 8" Celestion Eight-15 speakers, Tube assembly:...

to the product
339 €
Feedback Found an error or want to give us feedback about this page?

We're looking forward to hearing from you and aim to solve any problems as soon as we can.

Please leave a comment. Please enter your e-mail address.