Lakland Skyline 44-AJ Series

SKU:BBG 4782

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$1,163.00

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Skyline 44-AJ Active J with Flame Top

DESCRIPTION

Please Note:Lakland Basses are items that are not available for free shipping due to the size and weight of these items. Please contact us at Sales@BestBassGear.com for a shipping quote on these basses.

Please Note:Lakland Basses are items that are not available for free shipping due to the size and weight of these items. Please contact us at Sales@BestBassGear.com for a shipping quote on these basses.

"There?s a lot to like in the Lakland?s 44-AJ bass. It's comfortable, painstakingly built, and downright gorgeous...

Our Skyline 44-AJ/55-AJ shares the same aesthetics as the US-made version.

Features

REINFORCED HEAD

Reinforced head design provides additional strength at necks' weakest point.

FINGERBOARDS

Lakland manufactures three different fingerboards. Our birdseye maple fingerboards feature ebony face dots, while our rosewood fingerboards feature birdseye maple dots. Our ebony fretless fingerboards are available lined, or unlined.

NECK FEATURES

All Lakland necks are manufactured from quarter-sawn maple and feature two graphite reinforcement bars. We have found that these graphite bars help tremendously to minimize dead spots.

BOLTS

The neck is securely bolted to the body using a five-bolt configuration that offers the player unrestricted access to the upper register.

FRETS

The frets are meticulously installed by Lakland luthiers using exacting tolerances that yield superior playability. Each fret end is hand-filed and, when combined with a subtle round-over on the edge of the fingerboard, created the ultimate in comfort.

STRAP BUTTONS

Large Dunlop dual design strap buttons are compatible with Straplok systems.

CUTAWAY

Deep cutaway allows full access to the 22nd fret.

BODY

Southern swamp ash body. The Deluxe adds a figured maple top.

PICKUPS

Lakland pickups, custom wound in Chicago, provide a wide frequency response and diverse tonal range.

BRIDGE

Solid chromed brass bridge plate with all stainless steel parts (saddle, screws, springs) to prevent rust and corrosion throughout life of instrument.

STRING THROUGH

Dual access strings-through body or bridge design.

ELECTRONICS

Internal preamp offers independent cut and boost of bass midrange, and treble. The preamp is extremely versatile and very quiet. Master volume pulls out to defeat internal preamp. Pickup blend control. Bridge pickup coil configuration can be set for a multitude of tonal possibilities.

Additional Options

Chi-Sonic Single Coils$400
Chi-Sonic HumCancellers(includes Single Coil to Humcancelled switch)$600
Non-Lakland pickupsCALL
Passive Tone Control added to any active bass$200
Hipshot Bass Xtender (D-tuner) 4 string only$120
Skyline Black Tolex Hardshell Case$150
Lakland Deluxe Single Gigbag$110
Lakland Deluxe Double$150

Specifications

Nut Width 1.5"
Nut Type Delrin
Fret Size .041/.085"
Width at Final Fret 2.48"
1st Fret Neck Depth .77"
12th Fret Neck Depth .94"
Fingerboard Radius 10"
Scale Length 34"
Frets 20
Bridge String Spacing .78"
Neck Wood Flat-Sawn Rock Maple
Body wood(s) Ash with Flame Maple Top
Top Flame Maple
Fingerboard Rosewood with Dots
Tuners Lisc. Hipshot Ultra Lights
Truss Rod Access Neck Heel: 4mm Hex
Pickguard None
Controls Volume, Blend, Midrange, Treble/Bass (stack)
Bridge Lakland Dual Access (through body or through bridge)
Preamp Bartolini MK-1
Pickups Lakland Vintage J Single Coils
Left Handed Not Available

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