Yamaha BB425 5-String Bass Guitar, Vintage White

458.00 RRP 517.00 (including VAT @ 23%)

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Can be delivered to you on: 26th October 2016
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Product Ref: 70113

  • Alder Body
  • 5-Piece Mahogany/Nato Neck
  • Vintage Style Pickups
  • Diagonal Body Thru Stringing
  • Rosewood Fretboard

Yamaha BB425 5-String Bass Guitar, Vintage White

The Yamaha BB425 5-String Bass Guitar features an Alder body with a 5-piece Maple/Nato neck delivering thick, natural bass tones with exceptional resonance. The Yamaha BB425 features a range of premium quality components resulting on a thick, resonant bass tone, reminiscent of classic guitar models and vintage tones. The Alder body and Rosewood fretboard have been incorporated to deliver a smooth and deep tone. With its quality design aspects and affordable price tag, this bass guitar is ideal for beginner and intermediate players.

Product Ref: 70113

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Alder Body & Rosewood Fretboard

The BB425’s body is constructed from Alder, a highly popular choice of wood for bass production, producing a smooth and deep tone, whilst remaining lightweight and highly durable.

Vintage Style Pickups

The BB425 features two powerful pickups, a split-coil and single pickup. These premium-quality pickups deliver vintage-styled tone reminiscent of popular guitar models and tones. The

Diagonal Body Thru Stringing & Neck

One of the most unique design aspects of the BB425 is the diagonal body thru stringing. This work by angling the string at 45 degrees at the saddle, reducing stress and securing the tensions of the strings. The larger than normal attachment area to the saddle helps for improved transmission of vibration, resulting in a fuller and more articulate sound. The 5-piece bolt-on neck is constructed from Maple and Nato for maximum durability and style. This helps to prevent the neck from warping or curling over long periods of time. The neck is styled in the classic BB profile for maximum efficiency and style.


  • Body Material: Alder
  • Finish: Vintage White

Neck & Fingerboard:

  • Construction: Bolt-On
  • Neck Material: Maple/ Nato 5pcs
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Scale Length: 34'' (863.6mm)
  • Frets: 21

Electronics & Hardware:

  • Pickups: 1 x P-style + 1 x J-style
  • Pickup Switch: 3 way toggle
  • Hardware: Chrome