Ernie Ball Music Man BFR StingRay Retro '76 Bass, Maple Fretboard, Nitro Finish, '76 Burst

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Ernie Ball Music Man BFR StingRay Retro '76 Bass, Maple Fretboard, Nitro Finish, '76 Burst
Ernie Ball Music Man BFR StingRay Retro '76 Bass, Maple Fretboard, Nitro Finish, '76 Burst

The rich history of the modern electric bass guitar is rooted in the 20th-century "Golden Era" of instrument manufacturing. During this time, guitar and bass manufacturing pioneers produced legendary solid body concepts, crafting some of the world's most beloved Instrument designs. In celebration of these time-honored designs, we bring you the BFR Stingray Retro '76. The all-new Stingray Retro '76 is loaded with many vintage-inspired specifications celebrating Music Man's 70's era of American craftsmanship. This Stingray BFR edition features a beautiful
nitro-finished 3-tone Sunburst ash body with vast black, yellow, and red swatches, capturing the look and feel of Music Man's flagship 4-string bass. A faithful reproduction, this retro edition bass reproduces the Stingray's original specifications, including an Alnico-loaded humbucking pickup, 2-band preamp, 21-fret 3-Bolt maple neck with micro-tilt adjustment, and a strings-thru-the-body-bridge with adjustable mute pads. Overall a classic feeling and sounding vintage-inspired instrument that offers the best of old-world craftsmanship with contemporary playability and reliability. The BFR Stingray Retro '76 bass comes with a period correct tolex case, certificate of authenticity and is limited to 100 pieces worldwide.

  • SUNBURST NITROCELLULOSE FINISH - Ash body with vintage Sunburst finish featuring thinly applied coats of nitrocellulose lacquer to protect the finish, allowing maximum vibration while providing a brilliant “Wet” showroom shine
  • VINTAGE STYLE ALNICO PICKUP - Humbucking pickup with longer alnico 5 magnets wound with original single poly-nylon wire
  • VINTAGE CONTROL KNOBS - Classic Inspired 1976 “Radio” volume and tone knobs


  • Body Shape: StingRay
  • Body Wood: Ash
  • Body Finish: ‘76 Burst, Nitrocellulose Lacquer


  • Neck Wood: Maple
  • Neck Shape: D
  • Neck Joint: Bolt-on
  • Fretboard Wood: Maple
  • Fretboard Inlay: Black Dots
  • Number of Frets: 24, Nickel Silver
  • Scale Length: 34"
  • Nut Width: 1.686"
  • Nut Material: Melamine


  • Bridge: Pre-EB Geometry Music Man chrome plated, steel bridge plate with vintage stainless steel saddles
  • Tuners: Schaller Bass


  • Pickup: Vintage style alnico humbucking pickup with long alnico 5 magnets and wound with original single poly-nylon wire
  • Controls: Custom 2-band active preamp; Volume, Treble, Bass


  • Strings: 45w-65w-80w-100w (Super Slinky Bass #2834)
  • Case: Hardshell Case
  • Music Man Part #: 345-N71-22-02-CT-CR
More Information
Condition New
SKU MUSICM-345-N71-22-02
UPC 749699110781
Weight 48.000000
Promotion Free 2-Day
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