Listed for Sale is a new 
Ken Smith Design Burner Standard 4 String Bass
in Metallic Red Finish with Nickel Hardware

Bill's Music is an Authorized Ken Smith Design Dealer.


Built on the body and neck designs of master bass builder Ken Smith's acclaimed BSR "B" models, KSD is proud to present the Burner Standard. Constructed of a North American alder body. The Burner Standard's fast 3 piece straight grain Canadian maple neck offers precise playability along the entire length of the 24 fret rosewood fingerboard. The electronics package starts with KSD hum-cancelling soapbar pickups powered by KSD defeatable 2-band active EQ, providing the most discernible player with a rich palette of tonal options. In addition to the signature KSD volute, the nickel finished top-loading high mass bridge and control hardware accentuate the appearance and performance of these exquisite instruments. 

KSD Burner Standard Models are subject to strict quality control and meticulous setup prior to shipment.

  • Finish: Natural Satin
  • Body: North American Alder
  • Neck: 3 pc. Straight grain Canadian maple neck.
  • Rosewood fingerboard, 24 medium frets, white perloid inlay & side dots, Black TUSQ nut, Signature KSD volute.
  • 34" (864mm) scale, 40mm (1 9/16") nut width. 
    Hardware: Nickel finished top-loading high mass bridge and control hardware.
  • Electronics: KSD hum-canceling soapbar pickups. Defeatable 2-band active EQ. Separate 9v battery compartment.
  • Controls: Master Volume - push/pull active bypass. Pan pot/pickup blend with center detent. Active treble control w/center detent +/- 12db cut/boost. Active bass control w/center detent +/- 12dc cut/boost.
  • String Spacing: 20mm at bridge.


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  • Metallic Red

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Bill's Music

Catonsville, MD, United States
Joined Reverb:2014

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