Strung BEAD, and played by Timmy C. From the Sadowsky "In Stock" page: Style: Vintage 4-string Finish: Black Wood: Ash Fingerboard: Morado, 1-3/4" nut width Pickguard: Black-White-Black Hardware: Chrome Pickups: Sadowsky Single Coil J Weight: 9.8 lbs. Comments: Circa April 2003. Volume/Volume/Vintage Tone/Stacked Preamp. Built for Tom Commerford (Rage Against the Machine, Audioslave), has been on loan to him for the past 12 months, and is still set up to his specs. It is strung with the bottom four strings of a 5-string set and tuned B-E-A-D; will be converted to standard tuning and string gauges at no charge if requested. It's in perfect condition and was only used in the studio.