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For Sale NS Design CR5F Omni Bass

Discussion in 'For Sale: Europe & International' started by VicTorVic, Jul 17, 2017.


  1. VicTorVic

    VicTorVic Supporting Member

    Jun 10, 2011
    The Hague, Netherlands
    Price:
    1500
    Currency (EU and Intl):
    EUR
    Strings:
    5
    My Location:
    Netherlands
    Ships to::
    • Worldwide
    • United States
    Attention: I am located in The Hague, Netherlands. Full shipping and insurance costs on the buyer. You need to take care of any import formalities to ship this to your country. (Shipping costs by UPS Worldwide Standard are around 100EUR/115USD)

    NS product page: CR Omni Bass | Ultimate Form, Function and Performance | NS Design

    Condition is mint. Includes original gig-bag.

    Example demo (not mine):


    Info:
    34" Scale: The 34" scale length of the Omni Bass is the same as standard electric bass, and is available in 4 and 5 string versions, fretted or fretless. Tuned in fourths (EADGC or BEADG), the fingering positions and spacing are identical to the bass guitar, and therefore immediately familiar to any bass player. The Omni Bass can also be tuned in fifths, for fingerings that are more natural for the cellist seeking enhanced bass range.

    Fingerboard: The fretted Omni Bass features a highly arched fingerboard, similar to a cello, to optimize bow articulation.

    Fretted models have conventional bass guitar dot pattern.
    Polar Pickup System: The multiple sensor NS Polar bridge pickup system has two modes of operation: "arco" and "pizzicato". This allows the player to optimize bowed response, and to control attack and decay characteristics for plucking. The deep bass and brilliant highs possible with piezo crystal technology give the instrument a beautiful, dynamic, and versatile sound.

    EMG™ Magnetic Pickups: Custom designed EMG low impedance magnetic pickups have a smooth response with lots of sweet midrange for the quintessential "electric" tone. Their relatively flat frequency response allows the natural sound of the instrument to project through. Each pickup is individually adjustable and internally shielded an internal preamp system for hum free performance.

    Active Controls: Two balance controls allow unlimited mixing options for the magnetic and the dual mode Polar Pickup systems. On-board pre-amplification provides master volume, bass and treble controls. The 18 volt power supply insures plenty of headroom for full dynamics. Polar Pickup systems. On-board pre-amplification provides master volume, bass and treble controls. The 18 volt power supply insures plenty of headroom for full dynamics.

    For even greater control, players can adjust the truss rod to tailor the neck relief to their particular needs.

    The result is a remarkably comfortable, even feel for every style of performance, and bass guitarists will find the Omni Bass even more inviting than ever as their "cross-over" instrument. Traditional upright players will also find the TransRadius design quite comfortable since many upright basses are designed with some degree of compound fingerboard curvature.

    Interchangeable Support Systems: The Boomerang™ Strap System is standard with the CR Omni Bass. Two articulated arms and a pivoting hub allow full mobility on stage or in studio. The comfortable Boomerang strap fits over the shoulder just like a guitar, but the adjustable arms allow the instrument to be placed in virtually any position in relation to the hands and body. The Boomerang Strap System allows full mobility for either bowing or plucking.
     

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