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Manitou Bass LS-5 Spalted Maple


The Manitou, (noun, man·i·tou. An object that possesses supernatural power.) Is available in 3 different scale lengths (24”, 30 1/2”, 34”) in both 4 and 5 string versions. They feature an African Mahogany body and a variety of amazing top woods that will catch anyone’s eye. The Maple necks are set into the body to ensure a solid resonate connection you can feel in your hands when you play one. The hand carved necks are contoured with a compound radius and provide the player with a very comfortable feel. Electronics are available in a full passive to a number of active tone circuits and Seymour Duncan pickups. Available in satin or high gloss finish.

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Type | Solid
Top Material | Spalted Maple
Body Material | Swamp Ash
Binding | –
Access Cover | Swamp Ash
Finish| Satin, hand rubber oil


Neck Material | Maple
Neck Profile | Compound radius
Scale Length | 34”
Fingerboard Material | African Ebony
Fingerboard Radius | 12″
Number of Frets | 24
Frets | 6100 Jumbo – 18% Nickel Silver
Nut Width | 1 3/4
Fret Board Width @ Body | 2 1/2
Inlays | Pearl Dots


Finish | Black
Bridge | Gotoh
Tuners | Gotoh compact
Truss Rod Cover | Spalted Maple
Control Knobs | Black Dome Knobs
Strap Buttons | Dunlop Traditional Strap Locks


Neck Pickup | Seymour Duncan
Bridge Pickup | Seymour Duncan
Controls | Volume, Pan, 2 band Seymour Duncan Blackout


Strings | Daddario EXL-175 45-130 Nickel Wound
Case | Hardshell

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