Originally Posted by Jazz Ad
Very surprisingly, MusicMan basses work without batteries, although the signal you get is very low.
I have a Stingray with a bypass switch fitted, it's just as loud in either position.
Edit: Oh, you mean a standard Stingray without battery at all? I never tried that!
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