Bass Direct :: Ken Smith Bass Guitars, USA, Hand Made, GSR, MS, BLACK TIGER, 4, 5, 6 STRING, FRETTED, FRETLESS: For sale UK, EU



Please contact us to order your dream Smith bass.

01926 886433


Burner Hadrien Feraud Basses on order

Bass #6 Bass Direct UK A - SOLD

Body: Buckeye Top & Walnut Back

FB: Maple 


Others: Black Burst Finish on Body

Bass #7 Bass Direct UK B

Body: Walnut Top & Swamp Ash Back

FB: Maple 


Bass #8 Bass Direct UK C

Body: Amboyna Top & Walnut Back

FB: Maple 


Others: Gold HW

Bass #9 Bass Direct UK D

Body: CWA Walnut Top & Mahogany Back

FB: Macassar Ebony


Bass #10 Bass Direct UK E

Body: Flame Redwood Top & Mahogany Back

FB: Macassar Ebony


Hadrien Feraud Signature "Burner" 5 string - costs from £3500, We are taking pre-orders.

These basses are being built under license from Ken Smith bass guitars by one of Japans top custom shop builders, Sleek Elite, who have been working with Hadrien since 2008 on this bass. It has some unique features like the new "Smith: style headstock, the new preamp with a 4 position mid boost and the rosewood finger ramp to add Hadriens finger technique and have 17.5mm string spacing at the bridge.. This bass is perfect for those players looking for a warm voiced bass for technical playing styles in a beautifully designed and hand built package. Call now to make a custom order.

New options for 2016 -

19mm string spacing at bridge with Smith flat top dual coil pickups (no pole pieces) - £425

HSBS Smith Dual coil pickup option - £200

  1. Neck: Bolt-on 3-Piece Laminated Aged Hardrock Maple with Graphite Inlaid Bars,

  2. String spacing: 17.5mm string spacing at bridge, 34" scale, Rosewood finger ramps

  3. Fingerboard: Aged; Ebony, Maple, Bubinga or Moroda with Mother Of Pearl Side Dots and facing dots

  4. Body: 2 piece of either Mahogany, Walnut or Flame Maple

  5. Tops: Buckeye Burl, Walnut, Quilt Maple, Flame Maple, Redwood, Bubinga etc - please call for more details.

  6. Finish: High Gloss

  7. Headstock: Smith design, Black finish or Matching with body top wood (£100 option)

  8. Hardware: Chrome or Black Smith Hardware with Smith QSR Bridge and Dunlop "Flush Mount" Straploks

  9. Electronics: Smith 3-Band 18-Volt EQ Circuit Bass, Mid & Treble with Pickup Blend and Master Volume Control (active/passive p/p) & Smith Custom Bass Single coil Pickups,

  10. HSC Case

Buckeye Top, Walnut body, Black headstock

Optional Smith HBSB pickups

Submitted on the 278h May by Tibor from Hungary who purchased an Ken Smith Hadrien Feraud  bass

Hi Mark

The bass has arrived, thank you. I am very happy with it, it's perfect, can't stop playing it :). Thank you for all your help and hard work.




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