Rickenbacker 4002 1979 Walnut

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $5,000$10,000

The Rickenbacker 4002 Bass was a deluxe version of the 4001. It features pickups moved to the same location as the Fender Jazz Bass, and is one of the most fully-featured basses ever offered by Rickenbacker.

Years of Production: 1975 - 1984

Body Style: "Cresting Wave" solidbody

Composition: Block bound body, ebony fingerboard

Design Elements: Two humbucking pickups, 3-ply black pickguard, pearl dot inlays

Finish Specifications: Available in Mapleglo or Walnut only.

Notable 4000 Series Bass Players: Geddy Lee, Paul McCartney, Chris Squire, Lemmy Kilmister, Cliff Burton


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