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Legendary Curbow Bass Returns from Cort Guitars

United States
English
NORTHBROOK, ILLINOIS FEBRUARY 28, 2012 - Cort Guitars has announced the Curbow Series for 2012, including the Curbow 41, Curbow 42, Curbow 51 and Curbow 52. They feature sturdy bolt-on necks, soft maple bodies, and Bartolini electronics with slap-switch system.

The Curbow Series basses were developed in collaboration with legendary bass builder Greg Curbow and feature the iconic Curbow designed headstock. The 2012 series basses are available in single and dual-pickup models.

Specifications for the Curbow Series are as follows:

Curbow 41
• Soft maple body
• Three-piece Canadian hard maple neck
• Rosewood fretboard
• Die cast tuners
• EB10 (4) bridge
• Single Bartolini Active MK1-4 pickup and Bartolini MK-2 EQ with slap-switch system
• Platinum hardware
• D’Addario strings
• Available in black and brown burst
• MSRP $650 USD

Curbow 42
• Soft maple body
• Three-piece Canadian hard maple neck
• Rosewood fretboard
• Die cast tuners
• EB10 (4) bridge
• Two Bartolini MK1-4 pickups and Bartolini MK-1 EQ
• Platinum hardware
• D’Addario strings
• Available in black and brown burst
• MSRP $689 USD

Curbow 51
• Soft maple body
• Three-piece Canadian hard maple neck
• Rosewood fretboard
• Die cast tuners
• EB10 (5) bridge
• Single Bartolini Active MK1-5 pickup and Bartolini MK-2 EQ with slap-switch system
• Platinum hardware
• D’Addario strings
• Available in black and brown burst
• MSRP $695 USD

Curbow 52
• Soft maple body
• Three-piece Canadian hard maple neck
• Rosewood fretboard
• Die cast tuners
• EB10 (5) bridge
• Two Bartolini MK1-5 pickups and Bartolini MK-1 EQ
• Platinum hardware
• D’Addario strings
• Available in black and brown burst
• MSRP $729 USD

About Cort Guitars
For over 50 years, Cort has built the finest guitars and basses, representing quality and value that is unparalleled in our industry. Our mission is to exceed our customers’ expectations by utilizing cutting edge designs, hand selected materials and state of the art technology. Each Cort employee approaches his or her job with a sense of pride allowing us to work as one extended family working towards one common goal: to endeavor to bring customers the finest quality instruments possible.
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