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Kiesel Vader Bass VB4 Electric Bass Guitar #146203 - Used  From Other

A Headless Horseman Reaps the Low-End! The Vader VB4 Headless, from Kiesel.


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Condition: Used, Excellent

SP Luthier Work: Completed Setup

Manufacturer's Description from Other

The VADER BASS was the first Kiesel bass to take advantage of a headless construction's multiple benefits, as seen in the compact body that capitalizes on every detail. A 30” scale length is available to complement the modest size as opposed to the standard 34” scale length. Modern features are littered throughout the design, such as the tapering top bevel.

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Here at Sound Pure we hand-select used and vintage pieces of gear for our inventory. Our used selection always reflects the high standards of quality and craftsmanship that we expect from all of our manufacturers.   We are a small team of dedicated experts, located in Durham, NC.  We buy, trade, and consign instruments that we truly believe in.  Because of this, we have developed a reputation of quality and trust with our customers, located all over the world.   Our best customers are the ones that truly understand our personal touch and commitment to everything we sell, and range from hobbyists and enthusiasts to some of the biggest names in the business.  Our passion bridges the products we love with the real relationships we develop with our customer - whether they are a lifelong musician, or they are just getting started on their musical journey but care about value, quality, and being treated right.  

We vigorously test everything we take in to ensure authenticity, functionality, and reliability.  We are supported by one of the most well-respected luthiers in the Southeast, guaranteeing products that come in are thoroughly vetted, and that products that go out our in premium, performance- ready shape.   We are so confident in our ability to provide the highest quality music equipment in the industry, we even invented our “Try Before You Buy” program where we can ship out a product before collecting actual payment. 

Sound Pure's inventory is constantly changing, ever-evolving, with some items sold before reaching the website.    Looking for something specific? Have questions about this product's condition or history?  Want more photos, or to simply chat with an expert who's had his hands on this actual piece of gear?  It is truly our pleasure to talk with our customers, please do contact us now.  


BODY: Alder

BRIDGE: Hipshot™ Multiscale Headless Bridge, .64" (16.25mm) Spacing


DIMENSIONS: 38.25" Long, 1.625" Thick, 13.625" Wide

ELECTRONICS: 18V Active/Passive Electronics, Master Volume With Push-Pull Active/Passive Switch, Pickup Blend, Mid Cut Or Boost With Sweep Control, Stacked Concentric Bass/Treble Cut Or Boost

FINGERBOARD: Ebony With 14" Radius

FRETS: 24 Medium-Jumbo Stainless Steel Frets, .103 Wide X .048 Tall


INLAYS: White Pearl Dots With Standard Black-Ring Luminlay Super Blue Side Dots

NECK: Tung-Oiled Maple With Two High-Strength Carbon-Fiber Reinforcing Rods And Fully-Adjustable Dual Action Truss Rod

PICKUPS: Kiesel Radium KRH Radius Humbuckers


STRINGS: Dunlop Super Brights

WEIGHT: 7.7lbs