Spector Offering Coda Deluxe Bass Models for 2012

Spector has introduced a Deluxe version of their Coda bass series. Built in the U.S. by Stuart Spector and his team, the deluxe version of the vintage inspired bass is set apart by the inclusion of a AAAA quilted maple top and the removal of the pickguard.

Spector Coda-4 Deluxe Bass

Many of the features of the Coda Deluxe remain the same, including a one-piece rock maple neck with Spector’s 1962 Neck Shape, a Pau Ferro fingerboard, a pair of Aguilar J pickups and Aguilar’s OBP-2 preamp. Things steps up a little from there with Spector Crown inlays and a Hipshot Type A bridge.

Spector Coda-5 Deluxe Bass

The Spector Coda Deluxe comes in 4- and 5-string models, and has room for options. List price for the 4-string is $3,799. For more, check out the Spector website.

Spector Coda Deluxe Bass Overview:

Spector Coda Deluxe Bass Specs:

  • Neck: 1-Piece Rock Maple
  • Neck Shape: Spector 1962 Neck Shape
  • Fingerboard: Pau Ferro (Bolivian Rosewood) or Premium Birdseye Maple
  • Neck Inlays: Crown Inlays
  • Frets: 20
  • Scale: 34?
  • Fingerboard Radius: 7.25?
  • Options: Lined or Unlined Fretless at no additional charge
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Bridge: Hipshot Type A (Optional)
  • Tuners: Schaller
  • Strap Buttons: Dunlop Dual Design
  • Electronics: Aguilar OBP-2
  • Circuit Type: 9-Volt Active
  • Pickups: 2 Aguilar J
  • Pickup Type: Passive – Single Coil: This bass is Active or Passive via Push-Pull Pot

Get Bass Gear News in your inbox.

Stay up to date on the latest bass gear news (every Thursday).

Share your thoughts

  1. I’ve been a proud Spector endorser for more than a decade and a half, and have a pair of Codas in my collection – a 4-string and a 5. The next one will definitely be a deluxe model. Way to go, Stuart and Co!


  2. I am proud to be a Spector endorsed artist and looking forward to getting my coda bass in dec.

  3. now this is what I call a beautiful bass! great job spector!

  4. guys look at that tahiti MOP! marvelous!