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Description & Specs

Frank Bello, hard-hitting bassist for thrash metal legends Anthrax and New York alternative favorites Helmet, is known for his dynamic, energetic stage presence and inventive bass style.


4-string, 34” scale length
Poplar body
Bolt-on maple neck with graphite reinforcement and satin back finish
12”-16” compound radius maple fingerboard with rolled edges, 20 jumbo frets and black block inlays
Graph Tech® TUSQ® XL nut
Heel-mount truss rod adjustment wheel
EMG® Frank Bello Signature P/J pickup set (J bridge/P middle)
Dual volume knobs • Charvel® HiMass™ bridge
Open-gear tuners, Charvel neck plate and standard strap buttons
Available in Gloss Black with mirror pickguard and chrome hardware
Case sold separately
Weight: 9 lb 8 oz


The guitar has a paint chip on that back that has been clear coated over and buffed smooth. It also has some minor little pin head size finish imperfections on the body and a few minor scuff marks here and there. The techs found no other issues and it has little to no play wear. It looks, plays and sounds great! Still has protective cellophane on the pick-guard. Please see pictures for overall condition of the guitar. The actual item for sale is shown in the photographs.

More Info:

We are an authorized dealer for brand approved manufacturer refurbished guitars. These guitars are sent directly from the manufacturer to the authorized refurbishing center where they are fully inspected, set up and cleared by a certified technician. They are sent there for many reasons, including: returns, cosmetic flaws, minor repairs, surplus & discontinued or last years models. The guitars serial number may be partially altered and/or replaced and the back of the headstock is lightly stamped "used" by the authorized refurbishing center per manufacturer agreements.