Sterling by Music Man Short Scale Stingray Bass 4 String Black

Manufacturers Part Number: RAYSS4-BK-M1

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The Sterling by Music Man short-scale StingRay bass is the newest addition to the StingRay collection, offering the iconic design with a short-scale makeover for the first time. The new short-scale bass features a 30" scale for easier playability, passive boost, and a Sterling by Music Man humbucking pickup with higher output neodymium magnets and a 3-way rotary switch. The pickup configuration includes parallel, true single-coil, and series modes. Available in Dropped Copper or Daphne Blue with Maple Fretboard and Olympic White with Rosewood Fretboard.

NOTE: 15% restocking fee on returns except for defect / mis-ship.

Model RAYSS4

Body Wood Mahogany

Body Color Black (BK)

Bridge Sterling by Music Man Designed Bridge

Pickguard Tortoiseshell

Scale 30"

Neck Radius 9.5” (24 cm)

Frets 22 Frets, Medium

Neck Width 1.5” (38 mm) at nut

Neck Wood Hard Maple

Fingerboard Maple

Fret Markers Black Dot Markers

Tuning Machines Open Gear

Truss Rod Single Action

Neck Attachment 6 Bolts

Controls 1 Push/Push Volume Boost, 1 Tone

Switching 3-Way Rotary Selector

Pickups Sterling by Music Man Designed Neodymium Pickups (H)

Strings Ernie Ball 2852 Regular Slinky Short Scale Bass

Gig Bag N/A

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ConditionBrand New (New)
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  • StingRay Short Scale
  • Black
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Fretboard Material
  • Maple
Neck Material
  • Maple
Finish Style
  • Gloss
Number of Strings
  • 4-String
Pickup System
  • Active
Wood Top Style
  • Opaque
Body Shape
  • Double Cutaway
Pickup Configuration
  • H
Number of Frets
  • 22

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