Warwick Announces Streamer CV and Thumb BO Ltd Basses

The main goal of developing the Streamer CV was to combine modern precision with features of the past.

Germany (January 18, 2012) – The popular Warwick Streamer Series is expanding with a new model in 2013 - the Streamer CV (Classic Vintage). The main goal of developing the Streamer CV was to combine modern precision with features of the past.

The ergonomically shaped body of the Streamer CV is made of lightweight US swamp ash. The one piece Maple neck fretted version comes with a Rosewood fretboard, and the fretless version offers a Tigerstripe Ebony fretboard. Of course the 21 Jumbo Bronze frets get installed and perfectly dressed with Warwick’s innovative Invisible Fret Technology.

The Warwick Streamer CV is equipped with passive electronics and passive MEC J/J pickups. Along with dot inlays on the fretboard, the illuminated side dots help to stay orientated on the fretboard even on dark stages. This bass is available in Natural Oil, colored Oil or High Polish finish. According to the personal choice of color, the Streamer CV comes with a Cream colored (for dark finishes) or a Black colored pickguard (for bright finishes). This model is only available as four string, fretted or fretless and right or left-handed.

Specifications:
• Bolt-On
• Curved body shape
• Available as 4 string
• Available as right-handed or left-handed*, as well as fretted or fretless* models
• Warwick machine heads
• Just-A-Nut III Brass
• Maple neck
• Rosewood fingerboard (fretted), Tigerstripe Ebony fingerboard (fretless)
• Dot Inlays
• Illuminated side dots
• Scale length: 34” (long scale)
• 21 Jumbo Bronze(extra hard) frets (Width: 2,9mm/Height: 1,3mm)
• IFT - Invisible Fret Technology
• US swamp Ash body
• Passive MEC J/J pickups
• Passive MEC electronics
• Volume (neck), Volume (bridge), Tone Treble, Tone Bass
• Cream pickguard (on dark colors) / Black pickguard (on bright colors)
• 2-piece solid brass Warwick bridge
• Warwick Security Locks
• Chrome hardware
• Available in Natural Oil, colored Oil or High Polish Finish
• Warwick EMP strings: 045” - 105” (38200 M 4)
• Including Warwick “User Kit”
• Including „Flight Case by RockCase“ (RC 10830 SA W)
• Manufactured in Germany by Warwick

As anticipated, Warwick offers another very special new limited bass model this year. The Thumb BO Limited 2013 is crafted from gorgeous, FSC certified woods, and provides cutting-edge features and perfect playability.

The US Swamp Ash body and the Vavona Burl top are 100% FSC-certified, as are the Wenge neck and Tigerstripe Ebony fingerboard. The stunning combination of two-tone Tigerstripe ebony fingerboard wood and Yin Yang inlays completes the beautiful package.

The Thumb BO Limited 2013 is equipped with active EMG pickups, active EMG BQC electronics and Illuminated Side Dots. Additionally, the instrument’s frets were installed and dressed using Warwick’s innovative Invisible Fret Technology. The Thumb BO Limited 2013 is available as a 4 or 5-string model, fretted or fretless, and as a right or left-handed model.

Specifications:
• Bolt-On
• Curved body shape
• Available as 4 or 5 string
• Available as right-handed or left-handed, as well as fretted or fretless* models
• Warwick machine heads
• Just-A-Nut II brass
• Wenge neck, 100% FSC certified
• Tigerstripe Ebony fingerboard, 100 FSC certified
• Illuminated side dots
• Yin Yang inlays
• Scale length: 34” (long scale)
• 24 Jumbo Bronze (extra hard) frets (width: 2,9 mm / height: 1,3 mm)
• IFT – Invisible Fret Technology
• 100% FSC certified US Swamp Ash body with 100 FSC certified Vavona Burl top
• Active EMG TBJ / TBJ pickups
• Active EMG BQC system
• Volume / balance / mid blend & mid frequency selection stacked / treble & bass stacked
• 2-piece solid brass Warwick bridge
• Warwick security licks
• Black hardware
• Available in Natural Satin finish
• Warwick EMP-strings: 4 string: 045” – 105”, 5 string: 045” – 135”
• Including Warwick “User Kit”
• Including “Flight Case by RockCase” (RC 10830 SA W)
• Individually issued certificate of authenticity
• Hans-Peter Wilfer signature
• Weight**: 4,0 kg (4 string), 4,3 kg (5 string)
• Manufactured in Germany by Warwick

For more information:
www.warwick.de

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