A passive short-scale bass for beginners and experienced players looking for extra playing comfort. It produces a warm, rounded, and a more articulate sound from the P & J pickup configuration preferred by Marcus Miller. It comes with custom shop features like the rolled fretboard edges and added fun mint finished variant.
- Sire U5's lightweight and short-scale features are built with select wood in both the body and neck with the rolled fretboard edges and ergonomic designs for maximum playing convenience.
- It is set up with hardware and electronics to get the clear jazz tone Marcus Miller prefers.
Body Material: North American Alder
Body Shape: Marcus Miller Small J-Style (Slim Carved Body)
Body Color: NT, TS (Flamed Veneer Top), Mint (Solid Color)
Neck Wood: Hard Maple
Neck Shape: C-Shape
Scale: 30” (Short Scale)
Fingerboard Material: Hard Maple, Edgeless™ (Rolled Fretboard Edges)
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5”
Frets: 2.4mm Medium
String Nut: Bone Nut, 38mm width
Inlay: BK Dot
Neck Joint: 4-Bolt Steel Square Plate
Pickup: Marcus Super PJ Revolution Set
Controls: Passive Volume and Tone Control | Volume (Neck PU), Volume (Bridge PU), Tone (Master)
Knobs: Modern Black Aluminum
Bridge: Marcus Miller Vintage-S
Tuning Gear: Premium Open-Gear
Hardware Finish: Chrome