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Revision as of 03:56, November 20, 2019

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The TMB2000 is a Talman Bass series solid body electric bass model introduced by Ibanez in 2016. It was made in Japan by FujiGen as part of the upscale Prestige line.

The TMB2000 features an asymmetric double-cutaway ash body bolted to a maple neck with a 20-fret rosewood fingerboard with binding and acrylic block position markers. Components include a pair of custom Nordstrand passive pickups mounted in a tortoise pickguard with a Jazz pickup at the neck and a Precision pickup at the bridge, an Ibanez custom preamp with a bypassable two-band EQ, a Gotoh bridge with 19mm string spacing, a plastic nut and Gotoh tuning machines.

For 2017 the body species was changed to alder.

The TMB2000 was discontinued in early 2019.


Specifications for TMB2000
Year(s) produced: 2016–2019
Sold in: Europe / Japan / USA
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Antique White Blonde Low Gloss (AWL) / Blue Zilcon Low Gloss (BZL) / Tri Fade Burst Low Gloss (TFL)
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
2016: Ash
2017–2019: Alder
Neck joint:
Gotoh 203B-4 fixed (19mm string spacing)
3-ply: Tortoise / white / black
Knob style:
Knurled metal dome
Hardware color:
Neck type:
Neck material:
1-piece maple
Scale length:
864mm / 34"
Fingerboard material:
Rosewood w/ binding
Fingerboard inlays:
Acrylic block
20 / medium
Plastic (38mm)
Machine heads:
Gotoh GB11W
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
Bridge pickup:
Nordstrand NP4 (P) passive
Neck pickup:
Nordstrand NJ4 (J) passive
Ibanez Custom Electronics 2-band EQ w/EQ bypass switch
Concentric volume and balancer / concentric treble & bass / EQ on/off switch
Output jack:
1/4" stereo box (angled top mount)
String gauge (factory):
Factory tuning:


Additional finishes/ details
2019 TMB2000 AWL 00 01
Antique White Blonde Low Gloss
2019 TMB2000 TFL 00 01
Tri Fade Burst Low Gloss
Controls TMB
Controls layout
Frequency response SDB
EQ frequency charts


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