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Dean Unveils the Jon Lawhon Hillsboro Bass

Dean Guitars and Black Stone Cherry bassist Jon Lawhon teamed up this year to release a signature bass. The Jon Lawhon Hillsboro Bass takes one of the company’s existing models and decks it out for the bassist’s wants and needs, including an old-school seafoam green finish.

Dean Guitars Jon Lawhon Hillsboro Bass

The bass is constructed with a classic configuration of an alder body with a maple neck. Its jatoba fingerboard has a special Jon Lawhon key inlay at the 12th fret with dot inlays for the rest of the markers. It sports a single active DMT Design humbucker with volume and tone controls. Hardware includes open gear tuners, dome black knobs, and an ABM-style die-cast bridge.

The Dean Jon Lawhon Hillsboro Bass will be shipping later this year with a price point of $499.

Dean Guitars Jon Lawhon Hillsboro Bass Specs:

Top Contour:Rounded Top/Body
Scale Length:34″ (863mm)
Construction:Bolt-On Neck
Neck Shape:C
Inlays:Pearl Jon Lawhon Keys
Frets:22 Jumbo
Fretboard Radius:10″ (254mm)
Nut:PPS (Polyphenylene Sulfide)
Nut Width:1 5/8″ (41mm)
Tuners:Open Gear
Knobs:Dome Black
Hardware Color:Black
Bridge:ABM Style Die Cast
Pickup:DMT Design Humbucker Active
Finish:Sea Green
Country of Origin:China
Truss Rod:Dual Action
Controls:Master Volume / Tone

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