Modeled after the classic Ernie Ball Music Man StingRay 5-String Bass, the Sterling by Music Man Ray 35HH Bass in Stealth Black is the latest entry in Sterling’s StingRay 5-String bass lineup. Featuring a classic design with a host of luxury appointments, the Sterling by Music Man Ray 35HH delivers the big, bold sound of the original StingRay with an additional pickup for increased sonic versatility, at a price that bassists are sure to appreciate.
Featuring a modern contoured Mahogany body, a smooth and comfortable Hard Maple neck, and a Rosewood fretboard, the Ray 35HH comes in a striking Stealth Black finish and is on point in every way. With a silky smooth satin finish, a scale length of 34“ and a 9.5“ radius, and 21-fret hard maple fingerboard, the Ray 35HH is built for playability and comfort in all musical situations.
The electronics include two Sterling by Music Man designed alnico humbucker pickups in the bridge and neck positions, coupled with a 3-band active preamp that allows you to dial in the exact tone that you need, and a 5-way pickup selector switch that allows you to blend pickup voicings in amazing ways. From a thunderous low end growl, to bright and punchy highs, the Sterling by Music Man Ray 35HH covers a wide range of musical territory. The hardware includes a rock solid Sterling by Music Man designed bridge with open gear tuners that have a vintage look with modern functionality.
Modeled after the classic Ernie Ball Music Man StingRay, the Sterling by Music Man StingRay 35HH in Stealth Black offers increased tonal versatility with two Sterling by Music Man designed Alnico-1 Humbucker pickups, a 3-band active preamp, and a 5-way pickup selector switch. The 3-band active preamp allows you to dial in just about any tone you could ever want, covering a wide range of sonic territory, while the selector switch allows you to blend pickup voicings in new and unprecedented ways, making the Ray 35HH perfect for a wide array of musical styles.