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Brubaker Guitars Announces Rodney “Skeet” Curtis Signature Bass

Rodney “Skeet” Curtist with Brubaker JXB-Extreme II Signature Bass

Parliament Funkadelic and Maceo Parker bassist Rodney “Skeet” Curtis has teamed up with Brubaker Guitars to create the a signature bass called the JXB-Extreme II Skeet Model. The bass, which was developed over two years, is based on the company’s JXB series and comes in four-, five-, and six-string versions.

It features a buckeye burl maple theme for the body’s top as well as the fingerboard and headstock. The bass is loaded with a pair of Bartolini Jazz Bass pickups as well as a 4.6 3-band active preamp. Finally, it’s fitted with Hipshot hardware in black and gold.

The Brubaker Guitars JXB-Extreme II Skeet Model is custom built in Maryland. List price for the model is $7,000 for the four-string, $7,300 for the five-string, and $7,700 for the six-string.

Brubaker Guitars JXB-Extreme II “Skeet” Bass Specs:

Body:Ash
Top:Buckeye Burl Maple
Headstock:Buckeye Burl Maple
Neck:Maple
Fingerboard:Buckeye Burl Maple
Pickups:Bartolini Jazz Bass
Electronics:Bartolini 4.6 3-band Preamp
Hardware:Hipshot

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