Warwick announces RockBass Idolmaker four-string and five-string basses

Warwick announces RockBass Idolmaker four-string and five-string basses

March 6, 2019

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https://www.musicradar.com/news/warwick-announces-rockbass-idolmaker-four-string-and-five-string-basses

Warwick’s Idolmaker Bass, first unveiled last year, is now available in a more affordable RockBass format.

Four-string and five-string versions will be available, both of which feature a mahogany body, three-stripe laminated maple neck with Ekanga veneer stripes, and a wenge fingerboard.

Two MEC vintage soapbar single-coil pickups are onboard, paired with active RockBass two-band electronics, controlled via volume, balance, treble and bass knobs. There’s a push/pull function on the volume to disable or enable the active electronics, too.

The Idolmaker Bass is available from late 2019 in Black, Burgundy Blackburst or Vintage Sunburst finishes.

Features:
  • Warwick RockBass Idolmaker
  • 4-string electric bass
  • 34" long scale
  • Mahogany body (Khaya ivorensis)
  • 3-piece laminated Maple neck with Ekanga veneer stripes
  • bolt-on construction
  • Wenge fingerboard
  • 20" radius
  • 20 nickel silver jumbo frets
  • Just a Nut III Tedur
  • nut width 38.5 mm / 1 1/2"
  • MEC Vintage Soapbar Single Coil pickups
  • active RockBass 2-band electronics
  • controls for Volume PP / Balance / Treble / Bass
  • push / pull function on Volume control for deactivating active electronics
  • Warwick machine heads
  • 2-piece Warwick bridge
  • string spacing 19 mm / 3/4"
  • distance E to G string 57 mm / 2 1/4"
  • Warwick RED Strings (42200 M) .045"-.105"
  • Warwick Security Locks
  • Solid Black High Polish finish
  • chrome hardware
  • approx. weight 3.9 kg / 8.6 lbs.
  • incl. hex key truss rod tool
  • incl. RockBag Studentline gig bag (RB 20521 B)

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