Pedulla Thunderbolt 4 Info

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Mike, Feb 29, 2004.

  1. Mike


    Sep 7, 2000
    Hey boys... I'm thinking of buying a Thunderbolt 4 over the net but I've never played one before. I love Pedullas and currently have a Rapture 4 I love and am wondering if the body on the TB is small and compact like the Rapture and if the neck is of similar shape. Any insight about TB's will help. Thx.

  2. Jaye


    Jan 30, 2004
    Portland, OR
    The neck profiles and body sizes on my Rapture 5 and Thunderbolt 5 seem to be almost identical to me, although I have never measured them to be sure.
  3. dabshire


    Dec 15, 2002
    McKinney, TX
    I have a Thunderbolt 5 and used to own a Rapture 5 fretless. The necks seemed identical to me, and the body is about the same size. Switching between them was extremely easy, and I never felt like I was playing a "different" bass between the two.
  4. kobass

    kobass Supporting Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    Outside Boston
    I have a Thunderbolt 4 that I bought new just over a year ago. I special ordered mine with a AAA top and maple fretboard. I love this bass! It sounds incredible and is one of the punchiest basses I've ever heard. If you check on the Pedulla web site, you can compare the body dimensions and weight, and the neck dimensions. From what I remember, they are just about identical.

    You will not be disappointed with the Thunderbolt!

  5. Mike


    Sep 7, 2000
    Thx gents. :)