Online Guides: Bass Guitars

Here is a overview of the bass and all its component parts, from vintage to modern instruments.

Welcome to our online guide to basses.

On the following pages you'll find an overview of different types of basses, how they're made, how they differ from each other and what you should look for when you're buying a bass. You'll also find many useful tips for aspiring bassists. Last, but not least, you'll learn about the most interesting instruments from each category.

This guide consists of several pages. You can access the different topics from the table of contents on the bottom of this page.

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Best rated products

  1. Harley Benton PB-Shorty BK Standard Set 1
    BUNDLE

    Harley Benton PB-Shorty BK Standard Set 1

    In stock within 4-5 weeks
    139 €
  2. Harley Benton JB-75MN SB Vintage Series

    Harley Benton JB-75MN SB Vin­tage Series

    In stock within 1-2 weeks
    149 €
  3. Harley Benton JB-75 SB Vintage Series

    Harley Benton JB-75 SB Vin­tage Series

    In stock
    149 €
  4. Harley Benton JB-75MN Black Vintage Series

    Harley Benton JB-75MN Black Vin­tage Series

    In stock
    139 €
  5. Harley Benton JB-75MN NA Vintage Series

    Harley Benton JB-75MN NA Vin­tage Series

    In stock within 1-2 weeks
    159 €
  6. Harley Benton HBZ-2004 Deluxe Series

    Harley Benton HBZ-2004 Deluxe Series

    In stock
    249 €
  7. Harley Benton JB-20 SB Standard Series

    Harley Benton JB-20 SB Standard Series

    In stock within 6-7 weeks
    99 €
  8. Harley Benton Bass Guitar Kit J-Style

    Harley Benton Bass Guitar Kit J-Style

    In stock
    89 €
  9. Harley Benton PB-50 SB Vintage Series

    Harley Benton PB-50 SB Vin­tage Series

    In stock within 4-5 weeks
    109 €
  10. Harley Benton PJ-4 HTR Deluxe Series

    Harley Benton PJ-4 HTR Deluxe Series

    In stock
    129 €
  11. Harley Benton PB-20 BK Standard Series

    Harley Benton PB-20 BK Standard Series

    In stock within 4-5 weeks
    89 €
  12. Harley Benton Bass Guitar Kit P-Style

    Harley Benton Bass Guitar Kit P-Style

    In stock
    89 €
  13. Epiphone Thunderbird IV VSB

    Epi­phone Thun­der­bird IV VSB

    In stock within about one week
    322 €

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  • Lakland
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Most popular products

  1. Harley Benton B-450 Black Progressive Serie

    Harley Benton B-450 Black Pro­gressive Serie

    In stock
    139 €
  2. Harley Benton PJ-74 VW Vintage Series

    Harley Benton PJ-74 VW Vin­tage Series

    In stock
    159 €
  3. Harley Benton B-35BK Acoustic Bass Series

    Harley Benton B-35BK Acoustic Bass Series

    In stock
    179 €
  4. Harley Benton B-35NT Acoustic Bass Series

    Harley Benton B-35NT Acoustic Bass Series

    In stock
    169 €
  5. Harley Benton Kahuna CLU-Bass Ukulele LH

    Harley Benton Kahuna CLU-Bass Ukulele LH

    In stock
    139 €
  6. Marcus Miller P7 Alder 4 AW 2nd Gen

    Marcus Miller P7 Alder 4 AW 2nd Gen

    In stock
    475 €
  7. ESP LTD B-4E NS

    ESP LTD B-4E NS

    In stock
    635 €
    831,81 €
  8. Harley Benton B-450 QTB Progressive Serie

    Harley Benton B-450 QTB Pro­gressive Serie

    In stock
    149 €
  9. Steinberger Guitars Spirit XT-2DB Standard Bass BK

    Stein­berger Gui­tars Spirit XT-2DB Standard Bass BK

    In stock
    366 €
  10. Harley Benton CLB-10SCE BK

    Harley Benton CLB-10SCE BK

    In stock
    198 €
  11. Fender Kingman Bass V2 JTB

    Fender Kingman Bass V2 JTB

    In stock
    499 €
  12. Harley Benton Beatbass VS Vintage Series

    Harley Benton Beat­bass VS Vin­tage Series

    In stock
    149 €
  13. Harley Benton PJ-4 HTR Deluxe Series

    Harley Benton PJ-4 HTR Deluxe Series

    In stock
    129 €
  14. Harley Benton PJ-5 HTR Deluxe Series

    Harley Benton PJ-5 HTR Deluxe Series

    In stock
    129 €
  15. Harley Benton HBZ-2005 Deluxe Series

    Harley Benton HBZ-2005 Deluxe Series

    In stock
    279 €