SIRE Marcus Miller V9 Swamp Ash 4-String Bass

  • Item # 1497548
  • Model # SML-1101

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 new line of Marcus Miller bass… 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 new line of Marcus Miller bass models that have a fantastic sound and look, and are high quality but with an extraordinarily low price.  Marcus Miller Super-J Revolution Pickup SetHigh-quality premium Jazz Bass Pickups made with USA plain enamel coil for a higher resolution and clearer sound.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.Premium Swamp Ash Wood/North American AlderBuilt with high-quality tonewood that is not common in this price range.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.Marcus Super-J Revolution SetSire changed the Alnico Magnet’s magnetizing method to produce the similar aging sound of a 20-year-old Heavy Formvar Pickup and changed the coil to plain enamel and installed a program into a coil-winding machine, which enabled them to embody almost the same speed and winding crossover angle like the handmade winding. They decided to name this pickup technology “Revolution Pickup Technology.”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. Grab a great bass at a great price. Order today.

Technical Specification

SIRE Marcus Miller V9 Swamp Ash 4-String Bass

Neck

  • Neck shape: C type
  • Neck wood: Hard Maple
  • Joint: Bolt-On
  • Scale length: 34 in. (863.6mm)
  • Neck finish: Natural (Satin)

Pickups

  • Configuration: J-J
  • Neck: Marcus Super-J Revolution Jazz Single Neck
  • Bridge: Marcus Super-J Revolution Jazz Single Bridge
  • Brand: SIRE
  • Active or passive: Passive
  • Series or parallel:
  • Active EQ: Yes
  • Special electronics: Heritage-3 / 3 band EQ with Mid Frequency

Fretboard

  • Material: Ebony
  • Radius: 9.5 in. (241mm)
  • Fret size: 2.4mm Medium
  • Number of frets: 20 frets
  • Inlays: White Pearloid Block
  • Nut Width: 1.5 in. (38mm)

Body

  • Body shape: Jazz Bass Double-Cut
  • Body type:  Solid Body
  • Top wood: Solid Maple Top with Quilted Maple Veneer
  • Body wood: Swamp ash
  • Body finish: BRB (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 Heavy Mass STD Bridge
  • 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) Jazzbass Pickup cover, Wrench
  • Country of origin: Indonesia