Sire V5R is our passive J bass with Rosewood fingerboard to enhance playability and for easier strings control. Combined with our EDGELESS™ feature, players who love to explore different playing techniques will enjoy V5R's neck profile.
Simple electronics allowing easy adjustment of overall tone without compromising the true bass sound.
is a signature formvar pickup that has a '70s pickup spacing (closer to the bridge) giving a punchier sound. Marcus Miller's original bass has that '70s pickup spacing, which is essential to his signature sound.
is a classic bridge that offers tighter sustain and completes the vintage package flair of Sire V5.
Body Material: North American Alder
Body Shape: New Marcus Miller Jazz Type
Body Color: NT, TS, MLG
Neck Material: Roasted Hard Maple
Neck Shape: C-Shape
Neck Joint: Four Bolt Steel Square Plate
Fingerboard: Rosewood, Edgeless™ (Rolled Fretboard Edges)
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5"
Frets: 2.4 Medium
String Nut: 4 String – Bone Nut 38mm width / 5 String – Bone Nut 46mm width
Neck Binding: 1 Ply Ivory
Inlay: WH.P Square Block
Pickups: Marcus Vintage-J Revolution Set
Preamp: Passive Volume & Tone Control
Controls: Volume(Neck PU), Volume(Bridge PU), Tone(Master)
Knobs: BK Jazz Knobs
Bridge: Marcus Miller Vintage-S
Tuning Gear: Premium Open-Gear
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Pick guard: BK 3ply