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Bass Gear Roundup: The Top Gear Stories in November

November is in the books, and that means it is time for our monthly bass gear roundup. Here are the 10 most popular new gear stories on No Treble, based on readership.

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F Bass Unveils VF-P Bass

1. F Bass Unveils VF-P Bass

F Bass has expanded their Vintage Series of basses with the VF-P. The model, which pays tribute to an industry classic, is a passive P-bass featuring a one-piece maple neck and a two-piece alder body…

Ish Announces “Strap-On” Disposable Strap Locks

2. Ish Announces “Strap-On” Disposable Strap Locks

Ish has shared details on a new disposable strap lock they’ve developed named Strap-On. The simple design is made to work with nearly every strap and strap button combination for both bass and guitar…

Aries Basses Announces Alpeluti Bass

3. Aries Basses Announces Alpeluti Bass

Croatian custom instrument company Aries Basses has announced a new model named the Alpeluti. Described as their entry-level bass, the simple design is built in batch to keep prices down. The Alpeluti features bolt-on construction that pairs a mahogany body with a 3-piece maple neck and Indian Palisander fingerboard…

Dingwall Guitars Debuts Alberto Rigoni AR5 Signature Bass Model

4. Dingwall Guitars Debuts Alberto Rigoni AR5 Signature Bass Model

Two years ago, luthier Sheldon Dingwall and bassist Alberto Rigoni began working on a new bass. The goal was to create a versatile bass with a lot of punch and blending Dingwall’s ABZ and Z3 series basses. The duo has just unveiled the creation, the Dingwall AR5…

Hevos Introduces 2×6 Combo Bass Amp

5. Hevos Introduces 2×6 Combo Bass Amp

Hevos has introduced the 2×6, a compact bass combo amp fitted with a pair of 63 loudspeakers. It utilizes the company’s 400C amplifier, which includes a Class-D power amp rated at 400 watts…

Von Dauer Launches Bass Line with Art Bass M1

6. Von Dauer Launches Bass Line with Art Bass M1

Von Dauer, a newly formed German bass brand, has announced the launch of their first bass called the Art Bass model M1. The instrument is handmade in Germany in small production runs. The M1 riffs on the traditional J shape with a whitewood body accented by an inset stained ash scratchplate…

EBS Announces Classic 500 Bass Amplifier

7. EBS Announces Classic 500 Bass Amplifier

EBS will be releasing the Classic 500, a solid state, retro-styled bass amp. Building upon the company’s Classic 450, the 500 is rated at up to 500-watts at 2 ohms while fitting into a more compact casing…

Hevos Announces 400S Compact Bass Amplifier

8. Hevos Announces 400S Compact Bass Amplifier

Hevos is continuing their series of compact bass amplification units with the release of the 400S bass amp, a 400-watt head that weighs 4.4 pounds. Based on a Class-D power amp, the 400S is designed for both electric and upright basses…

GHS Introduces Big Core Bass Strings

9. GHS Introduces Big Core Bass Strings

GHS debuted the Big Core Bass line of bass strings at Bass Player Live! this year. The strings feature a combination of stainless steel and nickel-iron wraps over a larger core. The increased core-to-cover ratio design is optimized for drop tunings without having to use heavier gauges…

Fairfield Circuitry Announces The Accountant Compressor Pedal

10. Fairfield Circuitry Announces The Accountant Compressor Pedal

Fairfield Circuity has unveiled The Accountant, a compact compressor pedal inspired by classic JFET feedback compressors. The all-analog pedal is designed for bass, guitar, vocals, and any pretty much any other audio signal…

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