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Gibson Limited Run Thunderbird Bass 2018 Left-Handed Electric Bass Guitar Bright Cherry


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Please make a selection from the drop down menu and browse through the Gibson Limited Run Thunderbird Bass 2018 Lefty Basses in Bright Cherry that are currently in stock and have been individually photographed/listed by their unique serial number/weight.

Gibson brings back the rumbling tones of the iconic 'Bird bass with the introduction of the Limited Run Thunderbird Bass 2018! Featuring a traditional neck-through-body construction, the Thunderbird Bass 2018 comes loaded with no-nonsense electronics including dual T-Bird pickups. Fitted with premium black chrome hardware, the Thunderbird Bass 2018 offers outstanding performance. Whether you're a bass player who craves classic Gibson style and tone, or you're a bassist just looking for a no-nonsense bass, the Thunderbird Bass 2018 will surely fit the bill!

Classic Construction
The Thunderbird has always been famous for its neck-through construction, and the Thunderbird Bass 2018 remains true to the classic T-Bird design. With mahogany wings and a through-body mahogany neck, this bass serves up warm, balanced tones with plenty of sustain.

Feel The Thunder
If you can't feel the ground rumble beneath your feet, are you really playing bass? Equipped with dual T-Bird pickups, the Thunderbird Bass 2018 dishes out that powerful low-end growl that Thunderbird's are known for. The simplistic control layout gives you everything you need and nothing you don't, and consists of independent volume controls for each pickup and a master tone control.

Premium Hardware in Black Chrome
The pairing of Grover tuners with a 3-point full contact BABICZ bridge provide the Thunderbird Bass 2018 with unmatched tuning precision, tuning stability, and incredible sustain. Dressed in a black chrome finish, the hardware looks as great as it performs.


  • Neck-Through-Body Construction
  • Mahogany Wings and Neck
  • 34"-Scale Rounded Neck with Rosewood Fingerboard
  • T-Bird Rhythm and Lead Pickups
  • Black Chrome Hardware
  • Grover Tuners and 3-Point Full Contact BABICZ Bridge
  • Includes Hardshell Case

Get your Gibson Thunderbird Bass 2018 Electric Bass Guitar from Sam Ash Direct today. With over nine decades of experience in the music retail business, Sam Ash is dedicated to helping every player and collector find the distinctive instrument that they've been longing for. And remember, your purchase is protected by the security of our 45/60 day return/price protection policy.

Things You Will Get:

  • Left-Handed Electric Bass Guitar
  • Hardshell Case


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Number Of Frets 20
Scale Length 34"
Nut Width 1.50"
Neck Shape Rounded
Body Style Thunderbird
Neck Type Neck Thru Body
Neck Wood Mahogany
Fingerboard Rosewood
Body Wood Mahogany
Bridge Pickup Lead T-Bird
Neck Pickup Rhythm T-Bird
Bridge Type 3-Point Full Contact BABICZ
Tuning Machines Grover Bass Keys
Orientation Left-Handed
Case/Bag Included Yes
Case Type Hardshell Case
Series Limited Run Basses
Model Thunderbird Bass 2018
Warranty Info:

The manufacturer's warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship for the lifetime of the product.  The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.

About Gibson:
As one of the most legendary names in music, Gibson guitars have made their way into the hands of countless players ranging from beginners all the way through to some of the world's most iconic players like Slash, Jimmy Page, and Ace Frehley... just to name a few. Sam Ash is proud to be an authorized Gibson dealer, where we carry everything from the more traditional models like the Gibson Les Paul and SG to the more obscure guitars like the Gibson Explorer, Firebird, and Flying V. Trying to find the Gibson guitar of your dreams? Whether you're a budding guitarist, a seasoned pro, or somewhere in between, the knowledgeable musicians on the Sam Ash team are here to help you find your perfect instrument. Give us a call at 1-877-701-5592 and speak to an expert today!