Ibanez expanded their SR Premium lineup with the inclusion a new 6-string model, the SR1206. Sporting the mahogany body and ovangkol top combination, the new bass shares the rest of the qualities of its siblings, including a 5-piece wenge/bubinga neck, a rosewood fingerboard, and a pair of Nordstrand Big Single pickups.
The preamp is Ibanez’s active/passive EQB-IIISC, which is tailored to the Nordstrand pickups. Besides Volume, Blend, Bass, Mid, and Treble controls, the bass has an active/passive switch and a mid-frequency toggle switch for tonal flexibility.
The Ibanez 6-string SR Premium SR1206 is available now with a street price of $1249.99. Fore more, check out the Ibanez website.
Ibanez SR1206 Bass Specs:
- Made in Ibanez’s Premium factory
- USA Nordstrand “Big Single” pickups
- EQB-IIISC 3-band EQ, with Mid frequency switch and EQ bypass switch
- Mono-Rail IV bridge with locking saddles
- Neck Material: 5 piece Wenge/Bubinga
- Body: Mahogany body
- Top: Ovangkol
- Frets: Medium frets
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Inlay: Abalone oval inlay
- Hardware color: Gold
- Finishes: VNF
- Includes special gig bag