This new Eastman VB503 is a unique and fantastic double bass that has been meticulously set up by our Luthier. The bass has an ultra-comfortable 105-centimetre scale length and is fitted with Evah Pirazzi strings. We have fitted a grade ‘A’ quality bridge that we have made adjustable by adding the adjuster wheels. We have fitted an ebony tailpiece and a quality endpin unit.
To our knowledge, this is the only Eastman VB503 available for sale within the UK and is exclusive to us. The bass is in our showroom and ready for you to play.
Eastman Strings’ VB503 Description and Specification
Jonathan Li basses are meticulously crafted from the most select, stunning flamed maple and premium spruce. Each bass is finished with a refined, golden coloured oil varnish, enhancing both the look and the tonal quality. Each instrument is calibrated for optimum sound production, resulting in classic fundamental sound, with complex overtones and projecting tone. The VB503 on Eastman Strings website.
- Finish: Oil Varnish
- Fingerboard: Ebony
- Top: Spruce
- Ribs: Maple
- Back: Maple
- Purfling: Genuine Hand-inlaid
- Bridge: Despiau 1 Tree
- Tuning Machines: Rubner Brass Tuning Machines
- Tailpiece: Ebony
- Pattern: Violin
- Size: 3/4
- Scale Length: 105 cm
- Available Patterns: Gamba, Violin Corner, Busetto, Quenoil
- Available Sizes: 7/8-3/4