Winner: Michael Yeatman
Draw date: 1/6/21
The Thunderbird remains to this day the most iconic bass Gibson has produced. This 2018 model features a Babicz Full Contact Hardware® Bridge for easier adjustment and increased sustain. It comes in their classic vintage sunburst finish and just screams rock n roll through and through!
Here's what Gibson has to say:
The Gibson Thunderbird Bass takes flight again in 2018, highlighted by a classic neck-through-body construction with the comfortable rounded neck profile. A full contact bridge and Gibson pickups deliver endless sustain while also giving the player tonal variety through the coil-tapping controls. The Gibson Thunderbird is back by popular demand for 2018.
Body Wood: Mahogany
Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck Material: 9-ply Mahogany/Walnut
Neck Profile: Rounded
Scale Length: 34"
Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 12"
Number of Frets: 20
Frets: Medium - Cryogenically Treated
Nut Material: Tektoid
Nut Width: 1.50"
End of Board Width: 2.32"
Inlays: Acrylic Dots
Hardware Finish: Black Chrome
Bridge: 3-Point Full Contact BABICZ
Tuning Machines: Grover Bass Keys
Pick Guard: White 3-ply
Control Knobs: Black Tophats w/ Silver Inserts
Neck Pickup: Rhythm T-Bird
Bridge Pickup: Lead T-Bird
Controls: 2 Volume, 1 Master Tone
Case: Gibson Hardcase
This bass was purchased second-hand but is in great condition. There is one small dent on the body which you can see pictured.
This draw is not endorsed by Gibson.
Draw Reference: 87074
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