Harley Benton GuitarBass VS Vintage Series

6-snarige E-Bas / bariton E-Gitaar

  • Vintage Series
  • Stemming: EADGBE - een octaaf lager dan een E-Gitaar
  • Amerikaans lindehouten body
  • Geschroefde Canadese esdoorn hals
  • Halsprofiel: C
  • Roseacer fretboard
  • Fretboard radius: 350 mm
  • Block pearloid inlay
  • 21 Jumbo fretten
  • Scale: 762 mm
  • Topkam breedte: 42 mm
  • Double action trussrod
  • Pickups: 3 HBZ Custom Wound AlNiCo5 Vintage Voiced Single Coils
  • 1 Volume- & 1 toon control
  • 5-way toggle switch
  • Graphite zadel
  • DLX Hardware
  • Tune-o-Matic brug
  • Kluson-style mechanieken
  • Standaard snaren: .022, .034, .044, .056, .072, .084
  • Finish: 3 Color vintage burst

Verdere informatie

Colour Sunburst
Body Basswood
Neck Maple
Fretboard Roseacer
Frets 21
Scale Shortscale
Pickup System SSS
Elektronic Passive
Incl. Case No
Incl. Gigbag No

Keuzes van andere klanten:

Klanten die dit artikel bekeken hebben het volgende gekocht:

Harley Benton GuitarBass VS Vintage Series
86% kocht precies hetzelfde produkt
Harley Benton GuitarBass VS Vintage Series
Direct uit voorraad leverbaar
Direct uit voorraad leverbaar

Dit product is op voorraad en kan onmiddelijk verzonden worden.

Informatie over de verzending
€ 199 In het winkelmandje
Harley Benton BZ-7000 NT
7% kocht Harley Benton BZ-7000 NT € 369
Höfner Shorty Bass White
2% kocht Höfner Shorty Bass White € 159
Fender SQ VM Modified Bass VI OW IL
1% kocht Fender SQ VM Modified Bass VI OW IL € 399
Onze meest geliefde overige E-bassen
18 Klantenevaluaties:
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
3.9 / 5.0
  • features
  • geluid
  • afwerking
16 geschreven waarderingen Alle waarderingen lezen
Totaal
features
geluid
afwerking

Wow, this thing rocks!

Duckman, 23.06.2017
So I wanted a bass VI but didn't want to spend too much money on it, I'm a guitarplayer,not a bassplayer. About a year ago I purchased a Harley Benton fretless jazzbass for my homestudio. I really liked that one so when I was looking for a bass VI on the Thomann site this catched my eye.
Ordered it and after a few days it arrived at my home.
Unpacked the guitar,tuned it and the high e string was buzzing a little bit around the 12 fret. It need a small and easy adjustment and it was ready for a test.
The pickups are really nice and the tone is what you would expect for a bass VI. The neck feels great, all other hardware like the tuners and bridge are solid.
The body has this vintage sunburst vibe and looks great too.
To be honest I don't know how they can make an instrument for a price this low that has this quality and tone. Sometimes I capo it on the 5th fret to record some baritone like riffs too, works very well.
Overall a great, great guitar and I highly recommend it!
Behulpzaam · Niet behulpzaam · Evaluatie melden
Rapporteer een evaluatie…

Bent u van mening dat deze evaluatie om een of andere reden onjuist of onacceptabel is?

Rapport verzenden
gb Automatisch vertaald (Origineel tonen)
gbOriginele review (Vertaling tonen)
Helaas is er een fout opgetreden, probeert u het a.u.b. later nogmaals.
Totaal
features
geluid
afwerking

Good value

SharpEleven, 26.05.2018
Unfortunately the first Guitarbass had to be returned to Thomann with a large number of faults of which one was very serious. Thomann Customer Support was very good and paid for the return carriage and sent a replacement at no extra cost to me. So this rating and review is solely about the replacement.

I really liked the idea of an inexpensive Bass VI without a tremolo arm. I had previously tried out a Fender Squier Bass VI, but the tremolo put me off completely. Plus I thought the layout of the knobs and switches, whilst authentic enough, looked rather fussy. Whereas the Harley Benton suffered from none of these disadvantages and had a much lower cost.

The finish was excellent - a lovely sunburst front and back albeit with a few inconsequential tiny lacquer splashes. The fret edges were not rough and the fretboard block inlays were nicely done. The action out of the box was reasonably good - certainly quite playable. There were no problems with the sound other than a very slight probable ground loop hum - almost imperceptible. The middle pickup seems to be reverse wound reverse polarity which is very good. However the single coils do not seem to be prone to picking up noise unless deliberately provoked and I do not think they would benefit significantly from upgrading.

Considering the very low price this was a good instrument. But of course almost any guitar or bass can be improved :)

I took the Guitarbass to my luthier to change the strings and do a set up. I like flatwound strings and chose LaBella - actually they are the only manufacturer of Bass VI flatwounds as far as I know. The correct set for this instrument is the HC6F set (for Schecter Hellcat VI) which fit perfectly for length. The 767-6F set is too long but can be made to work although far from ideal. These strings transformed the instrument for my style of playing which is mostly jazz. In particular the low E .095" string was an enormous improvement on the original .084" roundwound low E - both in terms of intonation and feel. I have another short scale (30.3") bass and use a .110" D'Addario flatwound low E on that - however the .095" LaBella flatwound holds its own in comparison.

All the new strings fitted through the tailpiece with no need to drill to a larger diameter. They also fitted through the nut with no widening required. The nut depth was very nearly spot on which is quite unusual with an inexpensive guitar. Some adjustment was required to the bridge saddles for the bottom two strings.

The luthier also changed the volume and tone pots, jack socket, and 5 way switch for higher quality components and replaced the original unshielded wiring and rather poor soldering. He did some work on a few frets including removing and replacing one. After which the action was really superb - as low as one might wish for on a guitar and no buzzing whatsoever.

He also replaced the rather thin original neck screws with genuine Fender neck screws and at the same time corrected a slight misalignment of the neck so that now the two E strings are perfectly positioned relative to their fretboard edges and the pickup polepieces. The original alignment was not terrible but in the pursuit of perfection these things have to be done.

One issue was that the channel for the truss rod wrench does not easily allow the wrench to be fully inserted into the adjustment socket - it can be achieved but great care is needed. A solution is to use a wrench with a shorter arm or to cut the supplied wrench's short arm even shorter. In any event the truss rod adjustment socket looks to be made of rather soft metal so it may be wise to take all the load off the neck before making adjustments.

Following these improvements I now have an excellent Bass VI and am very satisfied. It's a very versatile instrument which can function purely as a bass or extend up into baritone territory. It's perfectly possible to pay chords on the upper four strings above about the fifth fret. The only question mark might be on consistency of quality between individual examples as the first instrument I received was very poor.
Behulpzaam · Niet behulpzaam · Evaluatie melden
Rapporteer een evaluatie…

Bent u van mening dat deze evaluatie om een of andere reden onjuist of onacceptabel is?

Rapport verzenden
€ 199
Gratis verzending en incl. btw.
Direct uit voorraad leverbaar
Direct uit voorraad leverbaar

Dit product is op voorraad en kan onmiddelijk verzonden worden.

Informatie over de verzending
Dit product sharen
Uw contactpersoon
Tel: +49-9546-9223-20
Fax: +49-9546-9223-24
Online-raadgever
Bass Guitars
Bass Guitars
Here is a overview of the bass and all its component parts, from vintage to modern instruments.
Online experts
Bass Guitars
Bass Guitars
Here is a overview of the bass and all its component parts, from vintage to modern instruments.
 
 
 
 
 
Test Conclusie:
* Aanbiedingen incl. btw en geldig zo lang de voorraad strekt. Verzending €2,50flatrate binnen Nederland. Bij een bestelling vanaf 49.00€ verzenden wij GRATIS naar Nederland. Voor drukfouten en vergissingen wordt geen aansprakelijkheid genomen. *UVP=Adviesprijs van de fabrikant is niet bindend.
Arturia DrumBrute Impact Daslight Light Rider Wifi DMX Interface Gator iMac 27" Tote Bag Arturia KeyLab MkII 61 Black Korg D1 Aston Microphones Swift Audient iD44 EQ Acoustics Spectrum 2 L5 Tile Black Universal Audio Apollo Thunderbolt 3 Card Cameo Studio PAR DTW IK Multimedia UNO Synth Presonus Studio 1810
(1)
Voor u aanbevolen
Arturia DrumBrute Impact

Analog drum computer; 10 sounds: Kick, Snare 1, Snare 2, Tom Hi, Tom Low, Cowbell, Cymbal, Closed Hat, Open Hat and FM; 64 patterns with up to 64 steps each; accentuation and switchable color tone coloring per instrument and step;...

naar het product
€ 299
Voor u aanbevolen
Daslight Light Rider Wifi DMX Interface

Daslight Light Rider Wifi DMX Interface, Tablet-based DMX control, intuitive operating concept allows quick access to all functions and simplifies use, free App "Light Rider" for iOS, Android and Amazon Fire Tablet, perfect for DJs thanks to beat synchronization via...

naar het product
€ 279
Voor u aanbevolen
Gator iMac 27" Tote Bag

Nylon bag for 27" Apple iMac Good hold and protection with adjustable foam blocks and hard-panel reinforcement in the front cover, Foldable sun and dust protection, Double zipper, Cable bag inside, Outer accessory pocket for keyboard, mouse, SD cards...

naar het product
€ 139
Voor u aanbevolen
Arturia KeyLab MkII 61 Black

Arturia KeyLab MkII 61 Black; USB Midi-Keyboard with 61 Keys; velocity and Aftertouch; 16 RGB-backlit performance pads; 9 fader, 9 rotary knobs, LCD-Display; Category Function; Pitch- and Modulation-Wheel; Chord and Transpose Function; Transport Buttons; Connections: 5 Expression Control Inputs; 4x...

naar het product
€ 499
Voor u aanbevolen
Korg D1

Digitale piano 88 toetsen met gewogen RH-3 keys (Real Weighted Hammer Action 3), Stereo PCM klank, 120 stemmige polyfonie, 30 klanken, 30 demo nummers, Key-off simulatie, Demperresonantie, 3 effecten, Metronoom, 2x Line uitgang 6.3 mm jack (L/R), Stereo hoofdtelefoonuitgang,...

naar het product
€ 575
Voor u aanbevolen
Aston Microphones Swift

Microfoonspin Universele microfoonspin zonder elastieken, Voor microfoons met een diameter van 40 tot 60 mm, Twee snelspan veren, Ophangsysteem van aluminium, met glasvezel gevuld nylon en medische latex ("ShockStar" technologie), Afmetingen: 145 x 60 x 170 mm (B x...

naar het product
€ 55
(1)
Voor u aanbevolen
Audient iD44

Audient 20-in/ 24-out Desktop-Audio-Interface Volledig uit metaal vervaardigde Desktop-behuizing, Bedieningsknoppen van massief, met de hand gefreesd aluminium, 4 Class-A Audient console microfoon voorversterkers, 60 dB Gain, AD/DA-converter van de hoogste klasse, 2 ADAT-ingangen en -uitgangen voor digitale uitbreiding, 24...

naar het product
€ 569
Voor u aanbevolen
EQ Acoustics Spectrum 2 L5 Tile Black

Acoustic Absorber Material of the absorber's core: 100% polyester with textile cover, Very robust, Non-allergenic and doesn't contain irritants, Odour-free, Good efficiency in the medium and high frequency ranges, Wall and ceiling mounting is possible with the flexi-system (hook...

naar het product
€ 169
Voor u aanbevolen
Universal Audio Apollo Thunderbolt 3 Card

Universal Audio Apollo Thunderbolt 3 Card; Expansion Card for Apollo Rack Interfaces; two Thunderbolt 3 Ports, 5 W bus power for all connected Thunderbolt 3 peripherals; up to 40 Gbit/s; System requirements: macOS Sierra/High Sierra or Windows 10 with Fall...

naar het product
€ 499
Voor u aanbevolen
Cameo Studio PAR DTW

Cameo Witlicht LED Par Met variabele kleurtemperatuur en Dim-To-Warm functie, Professionele LED Par voor gebruik in theater- en schouwburg-podia of voor objectverlichting, Dim-to-warm functie zorgt bij lage lichtsterkte voor een donkeroranje lichtkleur door toevoeging van amberkleurige LED's, zo wordt...

naar het product
€ 325
(5)
Voor u aanbevolen
IK Multimedia UNO Synth

IK Multimedia Analoge Synthesizer Monofone analoge synthesizer met Step-sequencer, Arpeggiator en effectensectie, Klassieke opstelling met 2 VCO's en ruisgenerator, multimode filters, versterker, 2 enveloppen en LFO, VCO's met driehoek, zaagtand en rechthoek golfvormen met variabele pulsbreedte, Multimode filter met...

naar het product
€ 229
(1)
Voor u aanbevolen
Presonus Studio 1810

Presonus 18x8 USB 2.0 Audio-Interface 24 bits / 192 kHz, 2 combo-ingangen Mic/Line/Inst (XLR / jack) aan de voorzijde, 2 combo-ingangen Mic/Line (XLR / jack) aan de voorzijde, 4 XMAX Class-A microfoonvoorversterkers, 48V fantoomvoeding, 4 gebalanceerde Line-ingangen aan de...

naar het product
€ 399
Feedback Fout gevonden of wilt u feedback geven op deze pagina?

We kijken er naar uit om van u te horen en proberen elk probleem zo snel mogelijk op te lossen.

Schrijf een kommentaar. Voer s.v.p. uw Email-adres in.