Introducing The RetroB from AC Guitars
May 25, 2017
I’ve been very fortunate to have an Endorsement with AC Guitars, we decided to colaborate on a new idea for a Bass and here’s what we came up with.
Introducing the RetroB
Here’s the Blurb on it.
Much as the name suggests this is a design inspired by what has come before.
The RetroB specification is fixed other than a fretless option.The standard spec covers what we
had in mind for this particular bass and is fully priced on this page. If you want a wider range of op-
tions then you will need to move up to the Custom Series.
Alder with figured Maple top.
Swamp Ash with figured Maple top.
Tops can be left natural or coloured.
One piece Maple.
Acrylic Impregnated Birdseye Maple.
Dual action trussrod.
Dual carbon rods.
34” scale 22 fret finger board with 16” radius on the 4 string, 20” radius on the 5 string.
Side dots. Alloy, White plastic, Black Plastic
Colours available black or chrome.
Hipshot Type B 19mm spacing 4 string, 18mm spacing 5 string.
Goth GB720 or Gotoh GB7 tuners.
Dunlop Dual Design Straplocks.
Electronics and Pickups.
Single pickup bass.
ACG PB split coil pickup with Ceramic or Alnico magnets.
Series/Parallel coil switching via mini switch.
ACG/East P-Retro with active/passive switching.
Dual Pickup bass.
ACG FB Humbuckers or ACG SB Single coil in standard or overwound versions. Ceramic or Alnico
East Uni-pre 4K 3 band EQ with active/passive switching.
4/5 string single pickup version £1875.
4/5 string dual pickup version £1975.
Both ex delivery.
Fretless Ebony board plus £75.00
Fretless Ebony with fret lines in maple £150.00.
* Due to new Cites Regulations Rosewood is much more difficult to sell outside of the EU. If you
are ordering from outside the EU a selection of alternative finger board woods will be available.
Visit www.acguitars.co.uk for more info