Vox Humana 12-String Bass

2011 Vox Humana custom 12-String Bass
Built for Fred Rijsdijk of Zoetermeer, Holland

 

 

 

 

Fred Rijsdijk's name and the year this bass was built are engraved on a plate that is positioned at the end of the fingerboard.

12-String Bass Specs

Bass is long scale
Flamed Maple, Paduak and Purpleheart neck
Rosewood fingerboard
Body cores are Alder, front deck is Rosewood, deck on back is Flamed Koa
Dual carbon truss rods - Vox Humana patent design
Bass Lines Alnico pickups, Musicman design
Schack Electronics: Volume / Balance / High + Sweep/Mid + Sweep/Bass and two switches per pickup
Phantom Alembic-style 18V power supply
High Gloss finish


Vox Humana 18-String Bass

1999 Vox Humana custom 18-String Bass
Built for Fred Rijsdijk of Zoetermeer, Holland

 

 

 

18-String Bass Specs

Bass is short scale
Maple, Paduak and Purpleheart neck
Rosewood fingerboard
Dual carbon truss rods - Vox Humana patent design
Additional carbon pin to keep the neck straight
Body cores are Ash, deck is Cocobolo
Schaller tuners
Bartolini pickups
EMG Electronics: Volume / Treble / Bass + Sweep and 2 switches for both pickups
Phantom 9V power supply (similar to Alembic)
High gloss finish