Warwick Thumb BO LTD 2013

By BassPlayer ,

As anticipated, Warwick offers another very special new limited bass model this year. The Thumb BO Limited 2013 is crafted from gorgeous, FSC® certified woods, and provides cutting-edge features and perfect playability.

The US Swamp Ash body and the Vavona Burl top are 100% FSC®-certified, as are the Wenge neck and Tigerstripe Ebony fingerboard. The stunning combination of two-tone Tigerstripe ebony fingerboard wood and Yin Yang inlays completes the beautiful package.

The Thumb BO Limited 2013 is equipped with active EMG pickups, active EMG BQC electronics and Illuminated Side Dots. Additionally, the instrument’s frets were installed and dressed using Warwick’s innovative Invisible Fret Technology. The Thumb BO Limited 2013 is available as a 4 or 5-string model, fretted or fretless, and as a right or left-handed model.



Curved body shape

Available as 4 or 5 string

Available as right-handed or left-handed, as well as fretted or fretless* models

Warwick machine heads

Just-A-Nut II brass

Wenge neck, 100% FSC® certified

Tigerstripe Ebony fingerboard, 100 FSC® certified

Illuminated side dots

Yin Yang inlays

Scale length: 34” (long scale)

24 Jumbo Bronze (extra hard) frets (width: 2,9 mm / height: 1,3 mm)

IFT – Invisible Fret Technology®

100% FSC® certified US Swamp Ash body with 100 FSC® certified Vavona Burl top

Active EMG TBJ / TBJ pickups

Active EMG BQC systemVolume / balance / mid blend & mid frequency selection stacked /treble & bass stacked

2-piece solid brass Warwick bridge

Warwick security locks

Black hardware

Available in Natural Satin finish

Warwick EMP-strings: 4 string: 045” – 105”, 5 string: 045” – 135”

Including Warwick “User Kit”

Including “Flight Case by RockCase®” (RC 10830 SA W)

Individually issued certificate of authenticity

Hans-Peter Wilfer signature

Weight**: 4,0 kg (4 string), 4,3 kg (5 string)

Manufactured in Germany by Warwick
* no extra charge ** rounded