This NS Design NXT 5-String Electric Double Bass is like new and captures the essence of the acoustic upright bass, making it ideal for bassists entering the world of electric instruments. The first thing you will notice about the NXT 5 is how compact and lightweight it is compared to an acoustic. This NXT 5 doesn't skimp on sound, its solid maple body brings fullness and clarity to every note you play. And whether you're bowing or plucking, the NXT 5's Polar Pickup System produces top-notch plugged-in tone. You'll love the playability of the NXT 5's graduated ebony fingerboard, and interchangeable support systems ensure a customized playing experience. The NS Design NXT 5 Double Bass is a stellar combination of design, performance, and affordability.