General Specifications

Features and Specifications for All Smith Basses

(See Model for Additional Features and Options)

  • “NEW” Smith B.M.T. 3 Band Active EQ 18-volt Circuit with Internal 4-way adjustable frequency DIP switches for each band.
  • World Famous Smith Custom Bass Humbucking Soapbar Pickups
  • Fully Shielded Pickup & Control Cavities
  • Aged Hardrock Maple Necks Laminated in 3, 5 or 7pc (see model page) with Graphite Inlaid Bars and Smith Dual Truss Rod.
  • Long Scale, 34″ (Best Low ‘B’ in the Business!) 24 frets
  • Fingerboards: Quartersawn Macassar Ebony or Morado (Pau Ferro)
  • Mother of Pearl or Abalone Inlays
  • Angled Back Headstock reinforced with Smith Coat of Arms carving on back
  • Matching Wood Headstock Overlay
  • Smith Custom Tuning Gears
  • Scalloped Brass Nut, Individually Hand-Fit
  • Smith QSR (Quick String Release) Bridge machined from Solid Brass
  • Matte or Semi-Gloss Poly-mix finish. (High Gloss optional)
  • All Smith Basses are Set-Up with Smith Custom Balanced Taper Core Medium
    Bass Strings
  • 5-String Models are Standard with Low ‘B’
  • 6-String Models are Standard with Low ‘B’ and High ‘C’
  • Fretless & Lefty Models also available

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Accessories

All Smith Basses come with Smith Hardshell Case, Smith Genuine Leather Strap with Sheepskin Shoulder Pad with Dunlop Straploks Installed (Dual Design, Flush Mount on Neck-Thru Models Only), Smith Classic Wax or Smith Pro Formula Polish, Smith Lint-Free Polish Cloth, Wrench Kit for Adjustments, and Original Warranty.

String Spacing & Fingerboard Width

4 String Models

String Spacing: Nut: 10mm (13/32") Bridge: 19mm (3/4")
Fingerboard Width: Nut: 1 9/16" 24th Fret: 2 1/2"

5-String Models

String Spacing: Nut: 9mm (23/64") Bridge: 18mm (23/32")
Fingerboard Width: Nut: 1 3/4" 24th Fret: 3"

6-String Models

String Spacing: Nut: 9mm (23/64") Bridge: 18mm (23/32")
Fingerboard Width: Nut: 2 1/8" 24th Fret: 3 5/8"

7-String Models

String Spacing: Nut: 9mm (23/64") Bridge: 18mm (23/32")
Fingerboard Width: Nut: 2 7/16" 24th Fret: 4 1/4"