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Traveler Guitar Unveils the Ultra-Light Bass

New for 2012 is the Traveler Ultra-Light Bass, an extremely lightweight and compact bass guitar. The whole instrument measures 33 3/4˝ in length and weighs in at a mere three pounds and 6.5 ounces.

Traveler Guitar Ultra-Light Bass (front view)

Built from a solid piece of Eastern American Hard Maple, the Ultra-Light Bass features a removable metal lap-rest and a built in thumb rest for comfort. It also has a custom piezo pickup for plugging in.

The Traveler Ultra-Light Bass will be available in late Spring with an estimated price of $399. For more info, check out the Traveler Guitars website.

Traveler Ultra-Light Bass Photos:

Traveler Ultra-Light Bass Specs:

  • Neck-thru Body: Eastern American Hard Maple
  • Fingerboard: Ebonized Rosewood
  • Frets: 22-medium
  • Scale Length: 30 in.
  • Fingerboard Inlays: Vintage Clay Dot
  • Neck Width at Nut: 1 3/4 in.
  • Body Thickness- 3/4”
  • Overall Depth: 2 in.
  • Length: 33 3/4 in.
  • Weight: 3 lbs. 6.5 oz
  • Pick-up: Shadow Under Saddle Piezo
  • Hardware: Chrome 14:1 Gear Ratio (closed gear)
  • Strings: D’Addario EXL-166
  • Finish: Natural Satin finish