POLARIS

Polaris series has a great sustain with an incredible attack and responsiveness to the touch. The project, improved over the years, is the result of a long series of studies on the ergonomics and weights distribution for a perfect balance once worn, a characteristic that greatly improves it’s PLAYABILITY. Neck is it’s strong point, much appreciated by all bassists for it’s thin profile and wide spacing that favors a unique executive comfort. Inside there are two graphite bars that make it very stable favoring sound transmission, the 5-string model has a very present on low-B making it one of the 5 strings bass most requested. All models are rectified by the PLEK computerized frets adjustment service, discover all the advantages at the following link.

Standard features:

NUMBER OF STRINGS: 4 or 5
CONSTRUCTION: bolt-on, 34″ scale, thin neck profile
NUMBER OF FRETS: 22 (PLEK computer rectification)
RADIUS FINGERBOARD: 12″
FINGERBOARD: resin paper, rosewood or maple
NECK WOOD: one piece hardrock maple, graphite reinforced bars
BODY WOOD: mahogany, alder or swamp ash (other body woods available)
TOP WOOD: quilted maple, flamed poplar, santos rosewood, (other mastergrade top wood available at extra cost)
BODY FINISH: transparent natural satin
PICKUPS: custom Mama/Camarota jazz bucker (hum-cancelling)
PREAMP: Active/passive 3-band circuit, passive tone control on the treble pot
BRIDGE: Hipshot, 19mm strings spacing
TUNERS: Kluson or Hipshot ultralight (optional)
HARDWARE COLOR: black

Also available in a fretless version with or without marked frets

Additional options available, please contact me for a custom quote and the complete list

Options list

  • choice of fingerboard: ebony (only for fretless), makassar, pau ferro, flamed maple, kingwood, ziricote, bois de rose, blackwood
  • swamp ash, black limba, poplar or korina body
  • flamed or roasted maple neck
  • custom top wood (spalted maple, birdseye maple, ziricote, makassar ebony, flamed redwood, flamed maple, other topwoods based on availability)
  • hi-gloss sunburst finish, custom crackle finish
  • Aguilar OBP3 or Bartolini preamps
  • Nordstrand or Aguilar soapbar pickups
  • Hipshot ultralight tuners
  • various customizations (gold hardware, tonal chambers, wood cover pickups, finger ramp, lined fretless, mop or abalone front dots)