Ernie Ball Music Man Sterling 5 H Bass

  • Item # 1514182
  • Model # 190-TR-R8-02-CS-CR

As with its 4 string counterpart, the Sterling 5 boasts a big sound in a smaller more ergonomic design. 9 volt active 3 band EQ, 3 position pickup selector switch and a ceramic humbucker with hum canc… Learn More

$2,349.00

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More compact, but with huge tone.

As with its 4 string counterpart, the Sterling 5 boasts a big sound in a smaller more ergonomic design. 9 volt active 3 band EQ, 3 position pickup selector switch and a ceramic humbucker with hum canceling phantom coil come standard on the Sterling 5, allowing this bass it to cut through any mix. Comfortable and compact the Sterling 5 can cover a wide musical landscape all with the precision craftsmanship and attention to detail you come to expect from Ernie Ball Music Man. Includes a hardshell case. Grab this bass that's light and easier to play. Order today.

Technical Specification

Ernie Ball Music Man Sterling 5 H Bass

Neck

  • Shape:
  • Wood: Maple
  • Neck joint: Bolt-on
  • Scale length: 34 in.
  • Truss rod: Standard
  • Finish: Hand-rubbed oil finish

Pickups

  • Active or passive pickups: Passive
  • Pickup configuration: H
  • Bridge: Humbucker with ceramic magnets and hum-canceling phantom coil
  • Brand: Music Man
  • Active preamp: Yes

Fretboard

  • Material: Maple
  • Radius: 11 in.
  • Fret size: High profile, wide
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Dot
  • Nut width: 1-3/4 in. (44.5 mm)

Body

  • Cutaway: Double cutaway
  • Construction: Solidbody
  • Body wood: Ash
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Orientation: Right handed

Controls

  • Control layout: Master volume, 3-band EQ

Hardware

  • Bridge type: Fixed
  • Bridge design: Chrome plated, hardened steel bridge plate with stainless steel saddles
  • Tuning machines: Schaller BM, with tapered string posts
  • Color: Chrome

Other

  • Number of strings: 5 
  • Pickguard: Yes
  • Case: Hardshell case