Vantage VS-600B – ‘Witch bass’

From a catalog:
Vantage VS-600B Series

Offering the electric bassist maximum punch and tonal clarity in a highly playable and cost-effective bass guitar, the VS600B features an ultra-hot, custom-engineered Vantage 600PB bass pick-up placed at the optimal point between bridge and fingerboard for the most effective balance between bass and treble. This enhances the sonic potential og the instrument to provide the bassist with a solid, punchy sound as well as clear top-end definition. An individual volume and tone controlallows you to modify the sound justthe way you want.

Specifications Data

Body (material & Construction) Mahogany with laminated maple center block and walnut stripes.
Neck (material & Construction) Three-piece laminated mahogany detachable design with adustable truss rod.
Fingerboard Rosewood .
Scale length 34-1/4 inches.
Number of frets 22 frets.
Pickups One Vantage custom-engeneered “Split coil” humbucking bass pickup.
Controls 1 Volum controll
1 Tone controll
Bridge Heavy-duty, two-way adjustable bridge/tailpiece.
Tuners Chrome plated, die-cast precicion turners.
Nut Non-slip plastic speed knobs.
Hardware Chrome
Finishes Natural wood, matte finish.
In production 1979


Catalog 1979

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