Vigier Arpege IV Custom Fretless 4-String Bass Deep Deep Blue Imetal Fretboard
This model is a fretless variant of the Arpege IV model. It features a phenowood fingerboard with side dot position markers, 1.57" wide teflon nut, 11.80" radius and no frets. At the opposing side of the 33-4/5" scale, a monorail bridge is installed. It features four separate and fully independent saddles and gold plating. In the pickup area Vigier employs a pair of their own single coil pickups for the amplification job. They are controlled through a set of five pots. Master volume and balance are accompanied by three-band equalizer. The body on this Arpege is made of three layers. Back is made of flamed maple, middle section is made of alder and flamed maple is again features at the top. The top is carved and finished in varnish gloss.
SETUP & INSPECTED BY OUR LUTHIER
Case: Gig bagYear: 2022
Type : Solid body
Number of strings : 4
Neck Wood : Maple naturally dried for 3 years
Neck Shape : D
Neck Finish : Glossy
Width of neck at nut : 40 mm / 1.57 "
Width of neck at last fret : 56,4mm / 14.32 "
Depth of neck at first fret : 19,5mm / .76 "
Depth of neck at 12th fret : 23mm / .90 "
String spacing at nut : 31,5 mm / 1.24 "
String spacing at bridge : 53 mm / 2.125 "
Action as supplied at 12th fret, treble : 1.8 mm / .0709 "
Action as supplied at 12th fret, bass : 2.3mm / .0906 "
Type of nut : Teflon/Graphite nut
Fingerboard Wood : Imetal
Fingerboard Radius : 300mm / 11.81 "
Scale length : 860mm / 33.8 "
Inlay : Dots
Body Wood : Flamed maple / alder / flamed maple naturally aged
Body Finish : Varnish dries for 5 weeks minimum
Machine heads brand name : Schaller
Type of bridge : One bridge per string
End pin : Brass casing that inserts deep into the body and locks the strap button in place + Security Lock.
Finish : Chrome
Pickup brand name : Vigier
Type of pickup : Single, twin coil in line
Switch : Balance
Made in : France
Warranty : 2 Years
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