Travel Bass

Travel Bass is a new, unique and innovative electric doublebass.

Travel Bass is a new, unique and innovative electric doublebass. It is a real game changer for all levels double bassist thanks to its extreme portability and genuine sound: you can't even trust it is an electric doublebass!

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Quality materials, genuine sound and great design

Travel Bass is entirely made in cedar, ovankgol and maple wood following the traditional italian violin making method and highest quality standards. Its hollow acoustic chamber inner thickness is worked by the wise hands of the finest italian liuther that gives Travel Bass its real acoustic sound, rich of harmonics and sustain.

Versatile First

Travel Bass is designed to be completely dismountable to be safetely fitted in its Travel Bass Box flight case that allows musician to forget all the annoying trouble they usually have to face everytime carrying doublebass. Travel Bass can be fitted in the overhead locker on plane, allows you to carrying it with you on board as hand luggage without any kind of extra fees: the perfect ally for international musicians.



Dimensions: 90 x 33 x 23cm / 33" x 13" x 9"

Weight: < 22 lb / < 10 Kg

SPECS

Body

Complete hollow body with luthier made inner thickness. Made of cedar wood, afrormosia, maple wood.

Neck

Afrormosia and maple wood.

Scale Lenght

105cm - 41.3''

String

Spirocore Weich Light Gauge

Amplification

Fishman Full Circle piezo pickups

Fingerboard

High quality ebony wood. Fingerboard is provided with a standard set-up for jazz, with a light scoop.

Bridge

Maple wood, provided with Fishmann Full Circle already mounted in. Also standard bridges are available.

Endpin

Wooden endpin made of afrormosia and maple wood.

Features

Splitted Fingerboard

We went beyond. We cut the fingerboard

TravelBass due its extreme portability to its cutted fingerboard that could be joined and divided easily and quickly, to be stored in less space. The two parts are are joined thanks to rigid core in the neck, made up of a T-bar specifically designed and shaped to slides into a dovetail slot on the end part of the fingerboard.

Patent pending 2016.

SafeBridge Tool

Speed up the assembly and preserve your bridge.

Together with the slolts carved on the body to house precisely the bridge feet everytime, we invented the SafeBridge Tool: an extremely useful tool that keep the bridge in the right position, perpendicular to the body, during the tuning.

When you tune your upright bass by turning the pegs, you basically are pulling the strings backwards while them are pushing down over the bridge: sliding on the bridge top, strings drag backwards the bridge itself moving it or, worst, bending it back, threatening to break it.

SafeBridge Tool is also available for your standard acoustic double bass.

Adjustment screws

To get your favourite set up.

In addition to the wheels on the bridge feet, TravelBass bass provide an additional adjustment system to get your favourite set up.
Two screws placed over the neck tail housing can be turned up or down, modifying the neck supporting area.
By lowering the screws equally, the neck tilt towards the front, while by raising them up, the neck tilt backwards.

Turning the screws unequally, you can get the neck slightly tilted to the left or to the right.

Adjustable shaped shoulders

Just like a real one

TravelBass is provided with two foldable wooden shoulders that exactly reproduce the double bass silhouette to give to musicians the same tactile references and the same feedbacks of a traditional double bass.
Moreover, shoulder's span can be adjusted in 3 different sizes, to find your best own comfort when playing.