those are really great sounding mid priced 5 strings basses. BTB > Quilted Maple top/Walnut/Basswood body > BTB5 neck > Medium frets > MR-2 (Pat. Pend.) bridge > DFR-N5 neck pu > DFR-B5 bridge pu > Vari-Mid 3B 3-band EQ > Cosmo White hardware > Elixir® equipped Cort Maple+ African wenge thru-neck Figured maple body Bartolini MK1 pickups & MK1 EQ Active/Passive push-pull switch Fortress bridge they have good quality and good sound for the money without doubt. have you ever tried one? can you please post comments?