SIRE Marcus Miller V3 5-String Bass

  • Item # 1497532
  • Model # SML-1601

Marcus Miller and SIRE have been on a mission for several years to build the best quality bass at an unbelievable price, making it available to everyone. The result is a line of Marcus Miller bass mod… Learn More

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Fantastic sound, looks and price.

Marcus Miller and SIRE have been on a mission for several years to build the best quality bass at an unbelievable price, making it available to everyone. The result is a line of Marcus Miller bass models that have a fantastic sound and look, and are high quality but with an extraordinarily low price.Indonesian Mahogany Body and Canadian Hard Maple NeckThe V3 body is made with Indonesian Mahogany which is known for its warm, clear, full-bodied sound. The neck is made with Canadian Hard Maple for a premium look and feel.Marcus Miller Heritage-3 PreampTop notch 3-band EQ preamp newly developed for this series to meet the needs of Marcus Miller’s versatility and to cover various styles of music.Rolled Fretboard EdgesWhat only custom shops can achieve, is now on the Sire 2nd Gen. These rounded edges will give users a firmer and more natural grasp compared to other typical fretboards.Highest Quality Hard & Clear PaintThe V3 is coated with the highest quality paint that is also used in the V7 and M7 series. This gives the V3 a more elegant look compared to other introductory basses that are applied with low-cost paints.  Marcus Standard-J Revolution SetThe Marcus Standard-J Revolution Pickup Set is constructed with magnets and coils that have already been tested for compatibility with a mahogany body since this combination was previously used in the M3 models. This gives the V3 the unique, quality sound that is hard to find in introductory basses.Jazz bass type is the industry’s standard bass model with its signature vintage sound. This is an all-around bass that is suitable for fingering, slapping, and other techniques and styles of playing. With both a classic and modern feel and design, this new bass can produce the desired sound for all genres of music from soft to even strong metal grunge.Case sold separately. Grab a great bass at a great price. Order today.

Technical Specification

SIRE Marcus Miller V3 5-String Bass

Neck

  • Neck shape: C type
  • Neck wood: Hard Maple
  • Joint: (bolt-on, set-in, etc.) Bolt-On
  • Scale length: 34 In. (863.6mm)
  • Neck finish: Natural (Satin)
  • Pickups
  • Configuration: (SSS, HSS, HH, etc.) J-J
  • Neck: Marcus Standard-J Revolution Jazz Single Neck
  • Bridge: Marcus Standard-J Revolution Jazz Single Bridge
  • Brand: SIRE
  • Active or passive: Passive
  • Series or parallel:
  • Piezo: Yes or no No
  • Active EQ: Yes or no Yes
  • Special electronics: Heritage-3 / 3 band EQ with Mid Frequency
  • Fretboard
  • Material: Rosewood
  • Radius: 9.5 In. (241mm)
  • Fret size: 2.4mm Medium
  • Number of frets: 20 frets
  • Inlays: White Pearl Dot
  • Nut Width: 1.81 in. (46  mm)

Body

  • Body shape: (single cutaway, double-cut) Double-Cut
  • Body type: (solid body, semi-hollow, hollow, etc.) Solid Body
  • Top wood: None
  • Body wood: Mahogany
  • Body finish: AWH, TS, BK,MA (Gloss)

Controls

  • Control layout: (master volume, tone 1, and tone 2) Master Volume/Tone(stack), Blend, Treble, Middle/Mid-Frequency(Stacked), Bass, 1 mini toggle SW(Active/Passive)

Hardware

  • Bridge type: Fixed Bass Bridge
  • Bridge design: Marcus Standard Bridge
  • Tailpiece: None
  • Tuning machines: Sire Premium Open Gear
  • Color: Chrome

Other

  • Number of strings: 4 strings
  • Special features: String Body Thru Available
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Accessories: (included with instrument) Wrench
  • Country of origin: Indonesia