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Gibson Limited Run RD Artist Bass 2018 Electric Bass Guitar Ebony (SN:180035293)


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You are looking at a Gibson Limited Run RD Artist Bass 2018 Electric Bass Guitar Ebony, serial number 180035293. This is the actual bass you will receive should you decide to purchase. (10 lbs, 13.4 oz.)

Gibson USA is excited to introduce the Limited Run RD Artist Bass 2018, which brings one of Gibson's most unique bass guitars into the hands of today's players. Featuring an all-maple construction and two powerful humbucking pickups with extremely versatile electronics, the RD Artist Bass 2018 delivers all the tone and playability bass players demand. High-quality, performance-grade chrome hardware ties together this limited edition bass. If you're a professional bass player that seeks distinctive style, sonic flexibility, and incredible low-end power, the RD Artist Bass 2018 is a fantastic choice!

Full Maple Construction
For the RD Artist Bass 2018, Gibson starts out with a maple body featuring the contemporary-looking RD shape along with a rounded maple neck. Sonically, maple gives this bass incredible clarity, sustain, and punch while its distinctive RD shape makes playing bass solos a breeze in the upper registers.

Powerfully Versatile
For loads and loads of powerful bass tones, the RD Artist Bass 2018 comes fitted with a pair of Gibson EB Rhythm and Lead bass humbuckers. Not only are the pickups powerful, but the electronics and comprehensive controls really lend to this bass guitar's versatility. Featuring a master volume control, a blend control, 4 EQ controls (high/low/parametric), and a mini active/passive toggle switch, the RD Artist Bass 2018 can really thrive in any genre or musical scenarios.

Chrome Hardware Designed for Pros
The RD Artist Bass 2018 comes equipped with top-quality bass hardware that's finished in a sleek chrome finish. A set of Grover Shamrock tuning machines offer precise, accurate tuning while the 3-point Full Contact BABICZ bridge offers outstanding tuning stability and sustain.


  • Maple Body with Gibson RD Shape
  • 34"-Scale Rounded Maple Neck with Rosewood Fingerboard
  • EB Rhythm and Lead Humbuckers with Versatile Controls
  • Chrome Hardware Includes Grover Tuners and BABICZ Bridge
  • Includes Hardshell Case

Get your Gibson Limited Run RD Artist Bass 2018 Electric Bass Guitar today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash Direct with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.

Things You Will Get:

  • Electric Bass Guitar
  • Hardshell Case


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Number Of Frets 20
Scale Length 34"
Nut Width 1.6"
Neck Shape Rounded
Body Style RD
Neck Wood Maple
Fingerboard Rosewood
Body Wood Maple
Pickup Configuration H-H
Bridge Pickup Lead EB Bass
Neck Pickup Rhythm EB Bass
Bridge Type 3-Point Full Contact BABICZ
Tuning Machines Grover Shamrocks
Orientation Right-Handed
Case/Bag Included Yes
Case Type Hardshell Case
Weight 10 lbs, 13.4 oz.
Series Limited Run Basses
Model RD Artist Bass 2018
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Warranty Info:

The manufacturer's warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship for the lifetime of the product.  The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.

About Gibson:
As one of the most legendary names in music, Gibson guitars have made their way into the hands of countless players ranging from beginners all the way through to some of the world's most iconic players like Slash, Jimmy Page, and Ace Frehley... just to name a few. Sam Ash is proud to be an authorized Gibson dealer, where we carry everything from the more traditional models like the Gibson Les Paul and SG to the more obscure guitars like the Gibson Explorer, Firebird, and Flying V. Trying to find the Gibson guitar of your dreams? Whether you're a budding guitarist, a seasoned pro, or somewhere in between, the knowledgeable musicians on the Sam Ash team are here to help you find your perfect instrument. Give us a call at 1-877-701-5592 and speak to an expert today!

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