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Warwick Announces Idolmaker Bass

Warwick unveiled a bass counterpart to the Framus Idolmaker at the Winter NAMM Show. Produced in the custom shop or as part of their German Pro Series Teambuilt line, the Warwick Idolmaker Bass is built with a carved mahogany body and a bolt-on wenge neck.

Warwick Idolmaker Bass

It comes in four or five-string versions as well as fretted or fretless. Warwick uses a wenge fingerboard for the fretted model and tigerstripe ebony for the fretless. Each one is fitted with a set of passive MEC vintage pickups and active Warwick electronics. Other features include Mother of Pearl block inlays, illuminated side dots, and a two-piece solid brass Warwick bridge.

The Warwick Idolmaker bass will be available soon with retail prices starting at $9,499 for the Custom Shop version and $4,199 for the Teambuilt version.

Warwick Idolmaker Bass Specs:

Strings:4 or 5
Construction:Bolt-On
Scale length:34″ (long scale)
Body Shape:Carved
Body:Mahogany
Top:Pommele Mahogany
Nut:Just-A-Nut III Brass
Neck Wood:Wenge
Fretboard:Wenge, Tigerstripe Ebony
Fluorescent Side Dot:Illuminated Side Dots
Fingerboard Radius:20″
Frets:20 Jumbo Bronze
Frets:IFT Invisible Fretwork Technology
Pickups:Passive MEC Vintage Humbucker
Electronics:Active Warwick 2-way electronics
Bridge system:2-piece Solid Brass Warwick Bridge
Strap system:Warwick security locks
Machineheads:WWarwick Machineheads with wooden knobs
Hardware Color:Black, Chrome or Gold
Case:Handmade Genuine Leather Bag by Rockbag

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