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Body
Species Mahogany
Adhesive Franklin Titebond 50
Body
Neck
Species Mahogany
Profile Thunderbird Short Profile
Truss Rod Traditional Adjustable
Joint Angle 1.5° (+/- 15 seconds)
Adhesive Franklin Titebond 50
Neck
Neck Fit
Joint Mortise & Tenon
Adhesive Franklin Titebond 50
Joint Angle Tolerance +/- .005"
Neck Fit
Fingerboard
Species Rosewood
Frets 20
Radius 12"
Nut/E.O.B 1.600"/2.320"
Inlays Acrylic Dots
Fingerboard
Nut
Material Corian
Width 1.600
Slots Gibson PLEK System
Nut
Headstock
Type Thunderbird
Truss Rod Cover Black Antique Bell with Gibson Logo

Headstock
Tuners
Model Grover Mini Bass Inline
Plating Black Chrome
Tuning Ratio 20:1

Tuners
Bridge
Type 3-Point Thunderbird
Plating Black Chrome
Bridge
Hardware
Knobs Black Top Hat with inserts
Pickguard White Thunderbird with Black Bird Logo
Control Plate Cover Black
Strap Buttons Black Aluminum
Strings .045 - .105, Genuine Gibson Strings
Hardware
Pickups
Neck Position Thunderbird Bass + (Ceramic)
Bridge Position Thunderbird Bass + (Ceramic)
Pickups
Electronics
Potentiometers 2 Volume Controls, 1 Tone Control
Type 300k Linear Volume, 500k Non-linear Tone
Coil Wiring Machine Wound
Output Jack Traditional 1/4"
Electronics
Finish
Sealer Nitrocellulose
Process 1-1.5 mils
Satin Ebony
Case
Type Gibson Hardshell
Case Exterior Black
Case Interior Silver Plush Lining
Case
Accessories
Additional Materials Each Thunderbird Short Scale Bass comes with adjustment literature, and documentation for the guitar’s Limited Lifetime Warranty, along with Gibson’s 24/7/365 Customer Service.
In order to continually improve the design, quality and performance of our instruments and to make use of the best materials at all times, Gibson reserves the right to change specifications without notice. Additionally, because Gibson brand guitars are handcrafted, it is normal for wood grains, finishes and some measurements to vary from those listed on this Web site. As always, the prices listed are the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price. Please contact an authorized Gibson dealer in your area for the most current pricing.