Yamaha BB234 BB Series Electric Bass (Vintage White)

BH #YABB234VW • MFR #BB234 VW
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Yamaha BB234 BB Series Electric Bass (Vintage White)
Key Features
  • Bolt-On Maple Neck
  • Alder Body
  • Rosewood Fingerboard
  • 21 Frets / 34" Scale
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Designed for beginners but playable enough to satisfy professional musicians, the Yamaha BB Series BB-234 is an electric bass with a sleek, double-cutaway alder body and a vintage white finish. Its bolt-on maple neck sports a 34" scale, a 250mm radius, 21 frets, and a fingerboard fashioned out of rosewood. Strings are secured to the body with a vintage-style fixed bridge and attached to the headstock by means of lightweight open-gear tuners.
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Yamaha BB234 Overview

Designed for beginners but playable enough to satisfy professional musicians, the Yamaha BB Series BB-234 is an electric bass with a sleek, double-cutaway alder body and a vintage white finish. Its bolt-on maple neck sports a 34" scale, a 250mm radius, 21 frets, and a fingerboard fashioned out of rosewood. Strings are secured to the body with a vintage-style fixed bridge and attached to the headstock by means of lightweight open-gear tuners.

For electronics, this bass offers two Custom V3 pickups. A split single coil P-style pickup can be found in the neck, while a single coil J-style pickup sits in the bridge. These provide a clean with plenty of articulation.

A volume knob for each pickup is on hand and the usage of which can help you blend the timbre of the neck and the bridge pickups. An overall tone control can help you make your overall sound brighter or darker in accordance with your own personal taste.

Key Features at a Glance

Custom V3 pickups: Ceramic magnet pickup that delivers a clean, well-defined sound
Controls: One tone control and two volume control knobs, for versatile sound shaping
Thinner neck shape: These BB models feature a slightly thinner neck than previous BB basses, aiming to improve playability and feel

Additional Features

Solid alder body
Maple neck
Vintage-style fixed bridge
Lightweight, open-gear tuners

Yamaha BB234 Specs

Right/Left HandedRight-Handed
Number of Strings4
Body TypeSolid
CutawayDouble-Cutaway
Body WoodAlder
Neck TypeBolt-On Neck
Neck WoodMaple
FingerboardRosewood
Number of Frets21
Scale Length34.00" /
Radius250 mil
Nut Width40 mm
Bridge TypeFixed
PickguardYes
PickupsNeck: P
Bridge: J
ControlsTone Control: x 1
Volume Control: x 2
SwitchingNone
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