FODERA IMPERIAL 5-STRING ELITE

Overview

Brand name: 

Product: 

  • bass guitars

Series name: 

Dates of manufacture: 

The single cut-away Fodera Imperial Elite was introduced in 1989 initially as a special request for New York session player  Lincoln Schlieffer.  The result became one of Fodera's most versatile body styles and is their most compact standard single cut body style.  Like all Fodera basses it can be custom ordered in various scale lengths and wood or pickup combinations - so the specifications listed below are not exhaustive.

Specifications (16)

Body

Body materialalder body, ash body, mahogany body
Body shape featuressingle cutaway
Body top materialquilted maple body top

Hardware

BridgeFodera bridge

Fretboard

Fingerboard position markersdot fingerboard position markers

General

Finish colorsclear finish
Finish effectssatin finish
Number of strings5 strings
Scale length35 inches scale-length

Neck

Neck jointneck through body
Number of frets21 fret
Nutsolid brass nut
Tuner layoutthree-up-two-down

Electronics

Pickups brand and modelBartolini pickup(s), EMG pickup(s), Lane Poor pickup(s)

Controls

Tone controls1 tone control
Volume controls1 volume control

Prices (0)

Reviews (0)

Gallery (0)

Players (4)

Famous FODERA IMPERIAL 5-STRING ELITE players: