FEATURES OF THE M2
INDONESIAN MAHOGANY BODY AND CANADIAN HARD MAPLE NECK.
THE BODY IS MADE WITH INDONESIAN MAHOGANY WHICH IS KNOWN FOR ITS WARM CLEAR FULL-BODIED SOUND. THE NECK IS MADE WITH CANADIAN HARD MAPLE RATHER THAN A LOW-COST MATERIAL.
THE TOP QUALITY NEW MARCUS MILLER 3BAND EQ / PREAMP SYSTEM.
SIRE’S 3-BAND EQ PREAMP IS A NEW DEVELOPMENT FOR THE MARCUS MILLER SERIES BASS IN ORDER TO MEET THE NEEDS OF MARCUS MILLER’S VERSATILITY AND TO COVER VARIOUS STYLES OF MUSIC.
ALL STEEL MATERIAL BRIDGE [WITH BODY THRU OPTION]
THE BRIDGE IS MADE WITH A STEEL SADDLE AND STEEL PLATE INSTEAD OF ZINC.
HARD & CLEAR PAINT APPLIED WITH THE HIGHEST-GRADE PAINT
THE PAINT IS NOT THE LOW-COST PAINT THAT IS APPLIED IN THE USUAL INTRODUCTORY BASE, BUT THE HIGHEST-GRADE PAINT ALSO USED IN THE V7 AND M7 SERIES.
LIVING LEGEND AND HIS BASS
Marcus Miller And SIRE Wants To See Everyone Enjoying And Playing Music. To Make This Happen, Marcus Miller And SIRE Have Been On A Mission For Past Several Years To Build The Best Quality Bass At A Price That Is Unheard Of And Make It Available To Everyone. The Result Is A New Line Of Marcus Miller Bass Models That Are Awesome Sounding, Fantastic Looking, And High Quality But Extraordinarily Low Priced. We Are Happy That SIRE Marcus Miller Basses Are Now Available And Anticipate More People To Play And Enjoy Music.
CORE TECHNOLOGY FOR GOOD SOUND
SIRE preamp is a perfect example that represents our technology and philosophy integrated into our instruments. With multiple tone controls, you can have total command in finding and getting the tone you want. The use of 18v battery enables the player to attain unaltered natural sound with strong and powerful output. With 3 band EQ, the player can have versatility in sound that can be suited for all occasions of music sessions. All models come with option for active and passive setting.
Even in the passive mode, volume, tone, pickup balancer is fully functional, giving the player more controls for the tone in any mode.
MODERN FEEL & SOUND MARCUS BLUE HUMBUCKER SET
The core component of an electric guitar is the magnetic pickups that detects the vibration of the strings and amplify it through speakers, like that of a mircophone. Therefore the quality and tendency of the pickups greatly influence the tone and characteristics of the sound.
Big polepiece Humbucker Bass Sets are available as newly developed Soap bar style humbucker pickups that produces strong output with punchy and tight mid tone.
BODY & NECK MATERIAL
INDONESIAN MAHOGANY / CANADIAN HARDMAPLE
BODY – INDONESIAN MAHOGANY
The body is made with Indonesian Mahogany instead of Chinese Basswood, Agathis, or Nato, which are materials commonly used in ordinary low-cost basses. Indonesian Mahogany is known for its rich, full-bodied tone which produces a warm and clean sound.
EASE OF PLAYABILITY CANADIAN HARDMAPLE NECK
The neck is made with Canadian hard maple. With its hardness and strength it minimizes the movement and stabilizes the neck to maintain the original shape and condition. For modern feel, the neck is build with 12” radius. rosewood fingerboard with medium size frets that will offer ease and comfort in playability. The fret board is made with rosewood to warm and round sound.
ALL STEEL MATERIAL BRIDGE
MARCUS STANDARD BASS BRIDGE (WITH BODY THRU HOLE OPTION)
The M2 is equipped with Marcus Standard Bass Bridge. Just by looking at it, the bridge may look like a low-cost bridge made with Zinc plate or Zinc saddle. However, the bridge is made with a Steel saddle and Steel plate. Normally, introductory basses use a type of alloy called Zinc. Bass bridges made with Zinc is very easy to manufacture and inexpensive. However, these Zinc bridges may look good on the outside, but it is difficult to create a good bass sound. The M2 model’s Marcus Standard Bass Bridge may look like a simple basic bridge made with Zinc, but it is an All Steel Material Bridge.
The Marcus Standard Bass Bridge also has a Body Thru method that allows the bass string to be adjusted through the hole in the back of the body, allowing for a more tensioned set-up. This mechanism allows for a more tight, accurate, and stable tone.
NEW MARCUS MILLER MODERN BASS TYPE
With modern feel and design, this new base can produce the desired sound for any genres of music from soft to strong metal grunge music. And for that special touch in detail, The M7 truss rod cover and back plate is made with real wood for premium look and feel.
STABLE AND ACCURATE TUNING
Tuning Gear : Basic Diecasting Gear Equipped with SIRE’s own premium open gear head machines developed with accurate gear ratio, the head machines are very reliable in turning.
SOUND UPGRADE PPS TUSK(SYNTHETIC IVORY)
The Nut is one of the most important parts of the guitar that influences the performance, playability, and tone of the instrument. Depending on the quality of the material and elasticity, the nut can improve the sound or degrade the sound. Although bone nut is more costly and harder to work with, it is considered to deliver more balanced, clearer and smoother tone than plastic or eurite material.
MAPLE FINGERBOARD [TBL COLOR]
MAPLE FINGERBOARD [TBL COLOR] DELIVERS CLEAR HIGHS AND SHARPNESS IN TONE. THE CLEAR AND CLEAN SOUND OF MAPLE FRETBOARD IS DESIRED BY MANY PLAYERS.
ROSEWOOD FINGERBOARD [BKS, WH.P COLOR]
ROSEWOOD FINGERBOARD [BKS, WH.P COLOR] DELIVERS WARM AND ROUND SOUND.
4ST BKS – ROSEWOOD
4ST WH.P – ROSEWOOD
4ST TBL – MAPLE
5ST BKS – ROSEWOOD
5ST WH.P – ROSEWOOD
5ST TBL – MAPLE
Material : Mahogany
Shape : New Modern Bass Type
Color : BKS, TBL, Wh.P
Pickguard : None
Material : Canadian Hardmaple
Shape : C-Shape
Scale : 34″ (864 mm)
Neck Joint : 4 Bolt Indivisual Bushing Type
Material : Rosewood (BKS, Wh.P), Maple (TBL)
Radius : 12″ (304.8 mm) Frets : Medium, 24 Frets String Nut : PPS Tusk Black, 38mm width(4 string), 45mm width(5 string)
Binding : None
Inlay : White Pearl Dot
Pickups : Marcus Blue Humbucker Set
Preamp : Marcus Heritage- 3 with Middle Frequency ControlControls : Volume / Tone (Dual Pot) | Pickup Blender | Treble | Middle / Middle Frequency (Dual Pot) | Bass, Mini Toggle (Active / Passive )
knob : Modern Black Plastic
Bridge : Marcus Standard Bass Bridge with Body Thru Hole option
Tuning Gear : Basic Diecasting Gear
Hardware Finish : Black