Excellency standard features at glance

Optional features


  • 34" (865mm) scale
  • 24 frets
  • Lightweight, only 3,2kg (7lbs) for 4 string version
  • Bolt-on construction
  • Swamp ash body
  • Flamed Maple top
  • Aguilar OBP-3 preamp
  • Wooden pickup covers
  • Double action truss rod
  • Natural wood polyurethane satin finish
  • Organic design and style
  • Black Poplar Burl top
  • Spalted maple top
  • Figured Redwood top
  • Ebony fretboard
  • Macassar ebony fretboard
  • Bird´s eye maple fretboard
  • Piezo bridge
  • MIDI
  • Fiber optic side dots
  • Hi gloss finish
  • Variety of custom finishes
  • African mahogany body
  • 35" (889mm) scale
  • Carbon fiber stiffness bars in neck
  • Passive tone
  • Active / Passive switch
  • Mid freq. switch
  • Gold hardware
  • Wooden knobs
  • 28 and 36 fret versions
  • Variety of Inlays and purflings


Posted in Obsession Series

General information

... Searching for unmached playability and of course big & killer sound
in one bolt-on bass guitar? Here you have just the answer
to all your Needs...


Excellency VI (6 strings) with black poplar burl top, optional pasive tone, active/pasive switch and Mid frequency switch

Excellency IV (4 strings) with flamed maple top and "WAVE" black poplar burl body inlay, optional pasive tone, active/pasive switch and Mid frequency switch


The Excellency™ bass is our most complete bolt-on bass. With its nice zebrawood top, ebony fretboard, great OBP-3 electronics, and of course our new JeDXS pickups, this bass is suitable for any style and offers a nice look, great playability, and a great tone.

What´s more, you can customize this bass in a number of ways---different body tops, upgradable electronics, JeDXD pickups, inlays (even your own custom inlays!), 24, 28 or 36 fret body shaps, and more...

You decide the final sound and look of your Excellency™bass. Please take a look at the Bass Extravaganzapage to choose the most incredible body top woods.

Read Excellency bass review what German magazine "Gitarre & Bass" has to say about our Excellency™ bass.


Excelency bass guitar specifications    
String version  4 string   5 string   6 string    7 string     8 string     9 string     10 string     11 string  
Standard Scale 34"   (35" scale is optional)
Standard Frets nº      24 medium frets; 2,13mm wide and 0,99mm high
Is 28 fret version available?
     yes      For more info on 28 body style please go here
Is 36 fret version available?      yes      For more info on 36 body style please go here
Body     swamp ash
Construction     bolt-on
Neck     3 piece, maple, ash and thin wenge runners
Truss rod     Double action, heavy duty made from stainless steel
Carbon fiber stiffness bars     No ( can be installed upon request)
Headstock     Angled 8º grade; headstock top matching body top
Fretboard     Maple
Fingerboard Radius     20" (508mm)
Inlays     2mm diameter side dots, Frontal 6mm or 8mm diameter markers are optional
    upon request at no charge
Nut     Ebony
width at nut  38mm 45mm  52mm  54mm  n/a n/a n/a n/a
width at 24th fret  62mm 76mm 92mm 100mm  n/a  n/a  n/a  n/a
Thickness 1st fret 20mm
Thickness 12th fret 22mm
Tuners     Hipshot Ultralite
Bridge     Jerzy Drozd propietary two-piece bridge, fully adjustable. Aluminium or brass
strings spacing @ bridge 20mm 18,5mm 18mm  17mm 17mm  n/a  n/a n/a 
Hardware color Black
    JeDXS bass picups - Jerzy Drozd split single coil type with ebony wood covers
Electronics     Aguilar OBP-3 active preamp - 3 band
Controls     Volume, Balance, Treble, Middle, Bass, Passive tone, Active/pasive switch and Mid
    frequency selector
Knobs     Wooden or metal dome knobs, 18mm diameter
Body finish     Poliurethane/ Acrilic satin finish
Neck finish     Poliurethane/ Acrilic satin finish
Strings     Jerzy Drozd "Classics"
Case     4-7 string basses include light foam case, 8 strings and up include gig bag
weight (*) 3,2kg
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(*) these numbers are average for standard Signature bass guitar and may vary depending on chosen woods and body version (24, 28 or 36 fret version)


  • All features and specifications subject to change without notice.
  • Prices may vary depending on version, chosen finish and hardware.