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| subseries = Gary Willis series
 
| subseries = Gary Willis series
 
| subseries2 = SR series
 
| subseries2 = SR series
| year = 2006–2019
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| year = 2006–2020
| area = Asia / China / Europe / Japan / North & South America and Oceania / USA
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| area = {{Worldwide}}
 
| made = Japan
 
| made = Japan
 
| colors = Natural Flat (NTF)
 
| colors = Natural Flat (NTF)
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| fretedge =
 
| fretedge =
 
| bridge = [[STD5]] fixed
 
| bridge = [[STD5]] fixed
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| stringspace = 16.5mm
 
| hw = Black
 
| hw = Black
 
| pucon = S
 
| pucon = S
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| eq = [[Bartolini NTBT]] 2-band EQ w/EQ bypass switch
 
| eq = [[Bartolini NTBT]] 2-band EQ w/EQ bypass switch
 
| battery = 9V
 
| battery = 9V
| output = 1/4" stereo barrel (side mount)
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| output = {{Stereo-barrel}} (side mount)
 
| inlay = Offset white dot
 
| inlay = Offset white dot
 
| tuners = [[Gotoh GB707]] w/ GWB Sure Grip buttons
 
| tuners = [[Gotoh GB707]] w/ GWB Sure Grip buttons
| tuning = 1G, 2D, 3A, 4E, 5B
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| tuning = {{5-string B Std}}
| strings = .045/.065/.085/.105/.135
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| strings = {{45–135}}
 
| knobs = [[Knurled metal dome]] w/ pointer
 
| knobs = [[Knurled metal dome]] w/ pointer
 
| pg = Removable wood finger ramp/rest
 
| pg = Removable wood finger ramp/rest
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* [[2019 Japan catalog]] ([[:File:2019 Ibanez Japan catalog p35-36.png|page 36]])
 
* [[2019 Japan catalog]] ([[:File:2019 Ibanez Japan catalog p35-36.png|page 36]])
 
* [http://web.archive.org/web/20190828222417/https://www.ibanez.com/eu/products/detail/gwb1005_33_04.html GWB1005 product page], Ibanez USA, archived August 2019
 
* [http://web.archive.org/web/20190828222417/https://www.ibanez.com/eu/products/detail/gwb1005_33_04.html GWB1005 product page], Ibanez USA, archived August 2019
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* [https://web.archive.org/web/20200115200444/https://www.ibanez.com/usa/products/detail/gwb1005_33_04.html GWB1005 product page], Ibanez Europe, archived January 2020
   
 
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[[Category:2018 models]]
 
[[Category:2018 models]]
 
[[Category:2019 models]]
 
[[Category:2019 models]]
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[[Category:2020 models]]

Latest revision as of 20:08, January 15, 2020

2019 GWB1005 NTF 33 04
GWB1005 Natural Flat Red copyright sprite

The GWB1005 is a five string solid body electric bass model introduced by Ibanez in 2006. It is a signature model for American jazz fusion bassist Gary Willis. It is made in Japan by FujiGen.

The GWB1005 features an SR series double-cutaway swamp ash body bolted to a maple neck with a fretless ebony fingerboard with offset white dot position markers. Components include a custom Bartolini passive soapbar bass pickup with a Bartolini preamp with a two-band EQ, a standard bridge with 16.5mm string spacing, a removable finger rest/ramp, a plastic nut and Gotoh tuners with custom Sure Grip buttons.

The GWB105 and GWB205 are more affordable versions of this bass which are made in Indonesia.

Specifications Edit

Specifications for GWB1005
Year(s) produced: 2006–2020
Sold in: Asia & Africa / China / Europe / Japan / North & South America and Oceania / USA
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Natural Flat (NTF)
Body
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Swamp ash
Neck joint:
AANJ
Bridge:
STD5 fixed (16.5mm string spacing)
Pickguard:
Removable wood finger ramp/rest
Knob style:
Knurled metal dome w/ pointer
Hardware color:
Black
Neck
Neck type:
GWB
Neck material:
3-piece maple
Scale length:
864mm / 34"
Fingerboard material:
Ebony
Fingerboard inlays:
Offset white dot
Nut:
Black plastic (45mm)
Machine heads:
Gotoh GB707 w/ GWB Sure Grip buttons
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
S
Bridge pickup:
Bartolini GWB passive
Electronics:
Bartolini NTBT 2-band EQ w/EQ bypass switch
Controls:
Master volume w/ push-pull EQ bypass / Stacked bass boost-cut & treble boost-cut
Battery:
9V
Output jack:
¼" stereo barrel (side mount)
String gauge (factory):
.045/.065/.085/.105/.135
Factory tuning:
1G,2D,3A,4E,5B

Images Edit

Additional details
Controls GWB
Controls layout
Bartolini NTBT frequency chart
EQ frequency chart

Sources Edit

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