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Ernie Ball Music Man BFR Stingray Guitar #G81876 - Used  From Music Man

From the December 2017 Ball Family Reserve limited run! One of only 50!


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Condition: Used, Excellent

Big bold tones emanate proudly from this flashy BFR Stingray. With SG-style mid focus aided in clarity by a gorgeous roasted maple neck, this one is ready for anything you throw at it.

SP Luthier Notes: Setup and nut re-cut

Manufacturer's Description from Music Man


Originally founded in 1974, Music Man built its name leading an industry revolution, introducing active electronics on its production instruments. As part of the team during the 70’s, Sterling Ball played an important role in the design and development of the iconic StingRay basses.

Officially purchasing the company in 1984, Sterling, joined later by his sons Scott and Brian, has built a team of dedicated professionals who collectively share a common goal: building the highest level of hand-crafted instruments available. 

Shipping to more than 135 countries from the Central Coast of California, the brand continues to expand its reach worldwide based on the strict quality standards, innovative design and the finest craftsmanship it is known for.

Ernie Ball / Music Man Guitars

About Manufacturer

Ernie Ball / Music Man guitars continues in the tradition that Leo Fender started in 1971. With new and modern techniques they continue to bring the guitar market some of the most exciting instruments available. From the classic feel and tone of the Silhouette, to the tone MACHINE of the Game Changer, Music Man continues to excite guitar players all over the world. From Keef to Luke and anywhere in between.


Model: Stingray (Ball Family Reserve)

Weight: 7.85 lbs

Year: 2017

Serial #: G81876

Body Material: Mahogany

Color: Classic Natural

Neck Material: Roasted Maple

Scale Length: 25.5"

Fingerboard Radius: 10"

Number of Frets: 22

Fret Size: High Profile, Medium Width

Nut Width: 1 5/8"

Neck Plate: 5-Bolt

Neck Finish: Gunstock Oil and Hand-Rubbed Special Wax Blend

Fingerboard: Bound Maple

Position Inlays: 1/4" Black Dot

Neck Pickup: Music Man Custom Wound Humbucking with Gold Covers

Middle Pickup:

Bridge Pickup: Music Man Custom Wound Humbucking with Gold Covers

Controls: Volume, Tone

Pickup Switching: 3-way Toggle

Bridge: Music Man Modern Tremolo

Tuning Machines: Schaller M6-IND Locking

Hardware Finish: Gold

Pickguard: Black

Knobs: Gold Knurled

Case: Music Man Hardshell