Well, I've tried 6 string 3 times, twice with this bass. It just isn't for me. I had this bass built for me 2 years ago. It has an amazing top. Thicker than many of their "veneer" tops. Honestly, the quilt maple top and wedge board are custom level. I have a few pics. Features Model: Century Standard Plus 6 Body: Swamp Ash w/ Quilt Maple Top Finish: Oil Preamp: Bartolini 3-Band Pickups: Bartolini Dual J Pickups Neck: 3-Piece Maple Neck Fingerboard: Wenge board Hardware: Black Case: Roscoe Single Gigbag Standard Roscoe 35" scale and 18.3 mm spacing. $1,900 shipped ConUS via UPS. Only trade considered would be for another Roscoe. PayPal OK.