Vantage VP-795B

From a catalog:
Vantage VP795B Series

Designed for the critical musician who needs an instruments that provides a full, punchy sound with plenty of detail and tonal nuances in the treble
and midrange frequencies, the Vantage VP795B Series bass combines strength, playability and sonic flexibility in one sleekand attractively
finished instrument. Two custom-engineered Vantage “Split coil” humbucking bass pickups offers a rich, powerful sound and the VP795B’s 32¼”
scale and double cutaway body design make it a natural choice for serious players. Available in a choice of tough, high-gloss translucent color finishes.

Specifications Data

Scale length 32¼ inches
Number of frets 20 frets
Neck (material & construction) Three-piece laminated mahogany set-in neck design with adjustable truss rod.
Fingerboard Rosewood with brass nut.
Body (material & construction) Mahogany with a maple center section and two walnut stripes.
Pickups TwoVantage custom-engineered “split coil” humbucking bass pickups.
Controls One Volum Control.
One Tone control.
Bridge / tailpiece All brass, to way adjustable.
Machine heads Chrome plated, sealed precision tuners.
Control knobs Non-slip black plastic speed knobs.
Finishes High-gloss translucent color finishes.
In production 1979


Catalog 1979

(The guitars may have been modified by it’s owners over the years…)