Yamaha BB235 5-String Electric Bass Guitar (Raspberry Red)


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Yamaha BB235 5-String Electric Bass Guitar (Raspberry Red)

  • Yamaha BB235 5-String Electric Bass Guitar (Raspberry Red)
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty

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Yamaha BB235 5-String Electric Bass Guitar (Raspberry Red)

The Yamaha BB235 5-String Electric Bass Guitar offers the best-in-class durability, sound, and playability of the Yamaha 200 lineup. The BB235 is the five-string version of the BB234. It features a solid alder body and has custom V3 pickups with a vintage-style bridge and lightweight open gear tuners.

Custom V3 Pickups

The Yamaha BB235 has a ceramic magnet pickup that delivers a clean, well-defined sound.


The BB235 5-String Electric Bass Guitar is equipped with one tone control and two volume control knobs, for versatile sound shaping.

New Neck Shape

It features a slightly thinner neck than previous BB basses, improving playability and feels for both modern and traditional players.

Lightweight Tuners

It has lighter-weight tuners that offer a better balance and complement the overall feel, providing a perfect match for the smaller, lighter body of the new BB.

Yamaha BB235 5-String Electric Bass Guitar

  • General:
    • Construction: Bolt-on
    • Scale length: 34 inch (863.6 mm)
    • Color: Raspberry red
  • Body:
    • Body materials: Alder
    • Body finish: Gloss polyurethane
  • Neck:
    • Neck materials: Maple
    • Neck finish: Satin polyurethane
    • Fingerboard materials: Rosewood
    • Fingerboard radius: 23 5/8 inch (600 mm)
    • Fret wire: Medium
    • Number of frets: 21
    • Nut materials: Urea
    • Width at 0 fret and 12th fret: 43mm and 63.9 mm
    • Thickness at 1st fret and 12th fret: 20.5mm and 22.5 mm
  • Electronics:
    • Neck pickup: VSP3n- Split single coil, ceramic
    • Bridge pickup: VSC3b - Single coil, ceramic
    • Controls: Neck PU volume, bridge PU volume, master tone
  • Hardware:
    • Bridge: Vintage style
    • String spacing: 18 mm
    • Tuning machines: Lightweight open gear
    • Pickguard: Raspberry red, 1 ply white
  • Others:
    • String gauge: 0.045 to 0.130

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