Ken Smith Designs Proto-J Fretless 4-String Jazz Electric Bass Guitar

Ken Smith


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Ken Smith Design basses offer all the features of a high-end bass at an affordable price. The fretless Ebanol neck on this bass guitar is super-slick, allowing for effortless playing. The fret-lines make perfect intonation a snap. Hardware features a Bad Ass style heavy die-cast bridge and beautifully reliced black chrome hardware. 


Body Material: Alder
Neck: 1-Piece Canadian Maple
Scale Length: 34"
Fingerboard: Ebanol
Fingerboard Radius: 13.75"
Number of Frets: Lined Fretless (21)
Nut Width: 1.6"
Bridge Pickup: Alnico J Syle
Middle Pickup: Alnico J Syle
Controls: Master Volume, Active 2-Band EQ, Active or Passive, Push/Pull Bypass, Pickup Blend
Tuners: Open-Gear
Hardware: Black Chrome
Case: Sold separately



When this guitar arrived at the refurbishing center the authorized technician found no issues with the guitar. It has no flaws or repairs noted. Otherwise, It is in like new mint condition. Unlike most refurbished guitars that we sell as described under more info below, this guitar does not have a "used" or "2nd" stamp and it still has its original Serial Numbers.

More Info: This is a refurbished instrument. These guitars are sent directly from the manufacturer to the authorized refurbishing center where they are fully inspected and cleared by a certified technician. The guitars are sent there for many reasons, including: Cosmetic flaws, Minor repairs & Discontinued or Last Years Models.

Most of the Instruments that we sell have no flaws. For any that do, we will describe the flaw or repair in the listing and include a photo if it is visible. Item specifics may very from stock description. "The actual guitar for sale is shown in the photographs"

All of our guitars come with a new standard factory setup, but may require a small amount of adjustments or fine tuning upon arrival to fit the players personal taste or to offset any normal changes that may occur from transit or climate. Accessories and Warranty are not included unless stated otherwise in the description however, we offer a 30 day return on every guitar. The guitars are given a new serial number and the back of the headstock is lightly stamped "used" or "2nd" by the authorized refurbishing center. These guitars are the next best thing to buying new!