Schecter Guitar Research SLS Elite-5 5-String Electric Bass

  • Item # 1486020
  • Model # 1394

Bringing Schecter’s beloved SLS Elite line to a whole new audience, the SLS Elite-5 Bass will satisfy even the most discriminating bassist. A carbon fiber- reinforced 7-ply maple/walnut/padauk ultra-t… Learn More

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High-tech features and precision performance.

Bringing Schecter’s beloved SLS Elite line to a whole new audience, the SLS Elite-5 Bass will satisfy even the most discriminating bassist. A carbon fiber- reinforced 7-ply maple/walnut/padauk ultra-thin thru-neck meets a premium swamp-ash body with a stunning flame maple top, and is then treated with an ultra-access heel carve for comfortable playing in all positions of the 35" scale neck and unencumbered access to all 24 X-Jumbo stainless steel frets. The premium electronics package features Fishman’s Fluence bass pickups, offering incredible power with stunning clarity and warmth, and a generous assortment of tone-sculpting options at the player’s fingertips including a 2-band EQ, single-coil switching option via the volume push-pull, and 3-way switch for alternate voicing and mid-cut selections. Ensuring that the foundation you lay for your bandmates is solid and consistent, premium components including a GraphTech BlackTusq nut, Schecter Custom bridge, and Grover 144 tuners keep your tuning exactly where you want it. The end result is a bass with looks to match its boutique-quality tone and build. Case sold separately. Experience the the playability and versatility of this great bass. Order today.

Technical Specification

Schecter Guitar Research SLS Elite-5 5-String Electric Bass

Neck

  • Shape: Thin C
  • Wood: Maple/Walnut/Padauk
  • Neck joint: Neck-through
  • Scale length: 35 in.
  • Truss rod: Standard
  • Finish: Gloss

Pickups

  • Active or passive pickups: Active 
  • Pickup configuration: HH
  • Neck: Fluence soapbar
  • Bridge: Fluence soapbar
  • Brand: Fishman
  • Series or parallel: Parallel
  • Active preamp: Yes

Fretboard

  • Material: Ebony
  • Radius: 16 in.
  • Fret size: Extra-jumbo Stainless steel
  • Number of frets: 24
  • Inlays: Dot
  • Nut material: Black Tusq
  • Nut width: 1.77 in. (45 mm)

Body

  • Cutaway: Double cutaway
  • Construction: Solidbody
  • Body wood: Swamp ash
  • Top wood: Maple
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Orientation: Right handed

Controls

  • Control layout: Master Volume (Push-Pull for Single Coil)/Blend/2-Band Fishman EQ/3-Way Toggle Voicing Switch (1-Classic, 2-Funk, 3-Modern)
  • Tone switching: Yes

Hardware

  • Bridge type: Fixed
  • Bridge design: 5-Saddle adjustable
  • Tuning machines: Die-cast
  • Color: Black

Other

  • Number of strings: 5 
  • Pickguard: No
  • Special features: Electronics
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Country of origin: South Korea