This new Shen SB 88 oil varnished all-laminated 3/4 model (2019-11-11) is a very nice example of this popular model. Laminate maple top, back, and sides, Maple neck with single unit tuning machines, Ebony nut, Fingerboard, and tailpiece saddle, Ebonized tailpiece, 10 mm steel rod endpin, Replacement maple bridge with added adjusters, Red-brown oil varnish finish, Strung with D’Addario Helicore Hybrid strings.
Top length 42 3/4″, Upper bout width 20″, Middle bout width 14 1/4″, Lower bout width 26 1/8″, Rib depth at tail 8 1/8″, Rib depth at upper bout corner 7 3/4″, Rib depth at neck 6 1/4″, String length 41 1/4″.
This bass is a fine student or performance instrument for jazz or student orchestral playing. It is my most popular Shen all-laminated model. With cover.