Bass of the Week: UNICORNbass Ozellman Master
UNICORNbass is a boutique bass company out of Sweden that’s making some pretty slick instruments. The Ozellman Master is a flexible, performance-driven bass with the added touch of customizable looks.
Built with either bolt-on or set-neck construction, the bass features a 7-ply neck of maple and purple heart matched to a bookmatched mahogany body topped with a choice of exotic hardwoods. The fretboard is made from West African ebony and holds 22 frets.
Each of the company’s basses features their own pickups and preamp, and the Ozellman Master is no exception. It’s fitted with with a pair of their QUAD custom pickups with coil switching for each pickup. Electronics include an active/passive preamp with a 2-band EQ. Its hardware is made up of an ETS solid brass two-piece bridge and Gotoh GB7 tuners.
UNICORNbass Ozellman Master Bass Photos:
UNICORNbass Ozellman Master Bass Specs:
|Strings:||4, 5, or 6|
|Neck construction:||Bookmatched 7-ply Maple/purple heart|
|Fretboard:||West African ebony master grade quality|
|Body:||Selected mahogany bookmatched and bookmatched top with contrast veneer|
|Bridge:||ETS solid brass 2-piece|
|Pickups:||Unicornbass QUAD custom|
|Preamp:||Active Master 2- band|
|Controls:||Vol, Balance, Treble, Bass, active/passive switching, Quad switch x2|
|Finish:||High gloss natural|
For more on this bass, check out the UNICORNbass website.