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Building your own bass may seem daunting if you’ve never approached it before… But it’s never been easier than with this Harley Benton J-Style Bass DIY kit. Everything you need to build your own J-Style bass is included: wooden body, pre-fabricated maple neck, two single-coil pickups, wiring, tuners, strings… it’s all there. All you need are basic craft skills and a few simple tools you’ve probably got kicking around at home. And while playing your first self-built bass is an unforgettable experience, constructing your own instrument will give you invaluable insights into maintaining and modding your own basses. This kit can open up a whole new way of experiencing your bass. Let’s get building!

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  • Complete DIY set
  • Bolt-on neck
  • Body: Rengas (wood colour may vary)
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Amaranth
  • Fretboard inlays: Dots
  • "Double Action" truss rod
  • 21 Frets
  • Scale: 864 mm
  • Nut width: 38 mm
  • Truss rod
  • Pickup: 2 Single coils
  • 2 Volume control and 1 tone control
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Die-cast machine heads
  • Stringing: .045 - .105
  • Colour: Natural@+*Note:* A certain degree of skill in handiwork is required for successful assembly@+@+

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"Absolutely amazing kit

- especially for that low price. I will buy p-bass kit as well." / Review by thomann.de
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"Great kit, superb value ... The quality is really good, neck plays well, pickups sound great. All in all a really good purchase!"

- AlexH13 / Review by thomann.de
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"Great as a starter kit or for seasoned kit builders. I've built many guitar and bass kits and found this one exceptional."

- Roger b / Review by thomann.de

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