SUPERTONE

DESIGNED AROUND YOU

With Polaris II the Supertone model represents the non plus ultra of our production.
Every bass utilizes tap tested tone woods selected for better seasoning, resonance and tonal preferences. We have a large wide selection of materials and we can craft your sound from bright to warm sound and everything in between.

Supertone series is most versatile bass of our production. It has a great sustain with an incredible attack and responsiveness to the touch, the 5-string model has a very punchy sound with a very present on low-B string. Fully customizable with many pickups configuration, choice of tonewood and colors.

STANDARD FEATURES

AVAILABLE IN

4 OR 5 STRINGS

  • NUMBER OF STRINGS: 4 or 5
  • CONSTRUCTION: bolt-on
  • TUNERS CONFIG: 4 in line (4 str), 3+2 (5 str)
  • SCALE: 34″
  • STRING SPACING AT BRIDGE: 19mm 
  • NUT WIDHT: 38mm (4strings), 45mm (5 strings)
  • NUMBER OF FRETS: 22 (PLEK rectification)
  • RADIUS FINGERBOARD: 12″ (custom radius on request)
  • FINGERBOARD: maple, rosewood, ebony or morado
  • NECK: graphite reinforced  hardrock maple
  • BODY: alder, swamp ash or okumè
  • TOPWOOD: choice of mastergrade topwood
  • PICKGUARD: black or white (custom on request)
  • BODY FINISH: solid colors or transparent
  • PICKUPS: Mama or Delano P+MM Ibrid 
  • PREAMP: active/passive  3-band circuit
  • BRIDGE: Hipshot
  • TUNERS: Gotoh or Hipshot
  • HARDWARE COLOR: black, nickel or gold
  • Please ask for more custom options

AVAILABLE OPTIONS

  • JJ, PJ, P, HH and many others pickup configurations
  • EMG active pickups and electronics
  • Custom fingerboard radius
  • Choice of Topwood (please ask for availability)
  • Birdseye maple, Makassar ebony or kingwood fingerboard
  • Swamp ash or roasted ash bodies 
  • Birdseye or roasted maple neck, 5-pc. multi laminated neck
  • Wooden knobs
  • Hipshot Ultralight tuners
  • Lined fretless
  • Luminlay dots
  • Finger ramp
  • Please let me know your special needs or desires and contact me for a custom quote and the complete list
"Complimenti Alfonso! Un basso che riesce ad esprimersi in tutta la sua bellezza. Dai legni, alla costruzione, al suono, tutto perfetto!"
Pietro Paolo Veltre
Electric bass player, teacher
"Complimenti da tutti Alfonso! Il Supertone fa sempre la sua sporca figura sia in studio che live!"
Lello Somma
Electric bass player, teacher
"Uno strumento con una SUONABILITA' senza eguali, il miglior 5 corde mai provato prima con una quinta corda potente e definita"
Francesco Puglisi
Electric bass player
"E' lo strumento che ho sempre sognato, non potevo desiderare di meglio! Perfetto su ogni stile e genere musicale con una suonabilità incredibile da F1!"
Christian Capasso
Electric bass player