T-Bucket™ Bass E


Model #: 0968081000
T-Bucket™ Bass E, Rosewood Fingerboard, 3-Color Sunburst, Flame Maple

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The T-Bucket™ Bass E acoustic bass guitar is even more supercharged now, with upgraded features including a remarkable new holographic rosette inlay, new 12th-fret "F" logo inlay design.

The other great T-Bucket™ Bass E features you already know are still here, too, including the Sunburst flame maple top with quartersawn scalloped "X" bracing, mahogany back and sides, elegant neck and body binding, T-Bucket rosette and headstock pinstriping, and 32" medium scale length. Other features include mahogany neck with 22-fret rosewood fingerboard, rosewood bridge with compensated saddle, forward mounted strap button, end-pin jack, and Fishman® Isys III pickup/active preamp system with built-in chromatic tuner, on/off switch, three-band EQ and volume control.

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1st time acoustic

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gvallejo77 on May 14, 2014 (updated May 16, 2014)
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I just purchased this item recently. Aesthetically she is a beautiful piece of art and solid piece of equipment. The price was middle of the road and for what you get well worth it.
Since she was new the strings need time to be broken in so for me the internal turner was a little off but just by a hair compared to when i plugged her into an external turner.
The one and only complaint i have about the guitar are the strings, specifically the G string. When playing unplugged the string(s) have thin metallic sound. The sound is really present when playing the strings open. The G string is the worst because the sound is prevalent even when fingering the frets above the 10th fret. I assume this will go away once the strings are broken in with playing and tuning so it really is just a minor flaw.
Beyond that i love this bass. The sound it produces when plugged in, is beautiful.
The sound it gives when unplugged isn't super strong but you can still hear it and would probably work fine in a small unplugged venue.

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Excellent Bass!

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bakija on January 2, 2014 (updated January 2, 2014)
Amateur Blues Alternative Rock Punk

I've never owned an acoustic bass before, and got this one after futzing with it for a few minutes in the local guitar store, having gone specifically to trade a Modern-Player Telecaster I wasn't playing enough for an acoustic bass to go with the electric I play all the time. Primarily for practice without an amp and to have something to mess around with other people who are playing other random acoustic instruments. It is really quite a nice instrument, and I'm glad I got it. Especially considering how it cost virtually nothing, including the trade in. It sounds great, plays loud enough with a pick without being plugged in, sounds spectacular amped, and looks fantastic. The built-in tuner seems a little off (I had trouble tuning it with just the onboard tuner, and switched to an external number, and that worked fine. The onboard never seems to want to accept that any string is completely in tune…). But that also could just be me. Seems like a great value for a flexible instrument.

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Amazing

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davisl1292 on December 5, 2013
Amateur Blues Alternative Rock Classic Rock Heavy Metal Country Punk

Its very quiet when not plugged in but that should be expected with an acoustic bass its very easy to play looks amazing sounds great plugged or unplugged

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Beauty of a Bass

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shaggyamac on February 20, 2013
Beginner Blues Alternative Rock Classic Rock Pop Rock

This bass is absolutely amazing! The shorter scale makes it perfect for people just starting out on bass. It's super comfortable to play and has an amazing tone! Awesome buy for the money

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Big Bang in the Bucket

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echtzeit2012 on February 19, 2013
Amateur Blues Rock Pop Rock

The T-Bucket is a medium scale acoustic bass that gives you sweet and lowdown tones for a very good price.
The neck has a convenient feel even for smaller hands. Its body is "grand concert sized" which is not too big, so it's easy to play seated on your couch to play with your favourite music or just noodling around.
It may be a bit silent for using it around a campfire but plugged in an amp and stringed with some nylon coated strings you get a deep bass tone that sounds almost like an upright bass.
The T-Bucket may not be the best choice for the bass pro but for guitarists and/or bass beginners like me it's the best choice to start with.
Big bang for the bucks!

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General

General
Model Name: T-Bucket™ Bass E, Rosewood Fingerboard, 3-Color Sunburst, Flame Maple
Model Number: 0968081000
Series: Acoustic Bass Guitars
Color: 3-Color Sunburst

Body

Body
Body Material: Flame Maple Top with Laminted Mahogany Back and Sides
Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
Body Shape: Grand Concert
Bracing: Quartersawn Scalloped "X"
Rosette: T-Bucket Pinstriped
Body Binding: Filet de caisse multiple
Body Back: Acajou laminé
Body Sides: Acajou laminé
Body Top: Table en érable flammé laminé

Neck

Neck
Neck Material: Acajou
Neck Finish: Gloss
Neck Shape: Forme en C
Neck Binding: Ivory
Scale Length: 32" (813 mm)
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 11.81" (300 mm)
Number of Frets: 22
String Nut: Graph Tech® NuBone™
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
Position Inlays: Incrustation de points.

Electronics

Electronics
Controls: Accordeur chromatique intégré avec interrupteur marche/arrêt, Volume, graves, Médiums, aigus
Special Electronics: Système Fishman® Isys III

Hardware

Hardware
Bridge: Rosewood with Compensated Graph Tech® Nubone™ Saddle
Hardware Finish: Chromé
Pickguard: None

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous
Strings: Fender® Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Bass 7060, (.045-.095 Gauges)
Unique Features: Holographic T-Bucket rosette, 12th-fret "F" logo, "C"-shaped mahogany neck, forward mounted strap button, end-pin jack, Graph Tech NuBone™ nut and saddle, 3-Color Sunburst flame maple top, 32" medium scale