Chuck Levin's is an authorized dealer of Ken Smith Basses

Chuck Levin's is an authorized dealer of Ken Smith Basses

Ken Smith BSR5GN 5 String Bass - Shedua/African Walnut

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    Experience Professional Tone Crafted By The Finest - Ken Smith BSR5GN 5 String Bass In Shedua/African Walnut

    Multi-String Electric Bass Pioneer Ken Smith has developed or introduced many of the innovations used on today’s basses which are now industry standards. Some of these include Printed Circuit Board Electronics, Graphite Inlaid Neck, Detented Balance and EQ controls, Low ‘B’ Design .128 and .130, and Taper Core Bass Strings. Ken Smith hand picks the wood for every bass from our in-house lumberyard, which features over 20 species of aged tonewoods. Visitors to the factory are awestruck by what is probably the largest collection and variety of acclimated musical-grade woods in the world. Inspired by the techniques of 16th – 19th Century European stringed instrument makers, Smith Basses are a marriage of Old World Tradition and Modern Innovation. Ken Smith supervises the production of each bass and still does the final set-up.