New Shen SB 88 oil varnished 3/4 all-laminated



This new example of the Shen SB 3/4 size, oil varnished, all-laminated bass (2021-1-47) is a very nice representative example of this most popular model. The oil varnish finish is a little more acoustically transparent rugged lacquer finished SB 80 and SB 90 models. Laminated maple top, back, and sides, maple neck with individual tuning machines, Ebony nut, fingerboard, and tailpiece saddle, ebonized tailpiece, Aubert replacement bridge with added adjusters, 10 mm steel rod endpin, Red-brown oil varnish, strung with D’Addario Helicore Hybrid strings. Dimensions are: Top length 42 7/8″, Upper bout width 20″, Middle bout width 14 1/2″, Lower bout width 25 5/8″, Rib depth at tail 8″, Rib depth at upper bout corner 7 5/8″, Rib depth at neck 6″, String length 41 1/2″. The voice is strong and full, with an easy playing setup. With soft cover.