Sire Bass Guitar M3 Modern
Sound and Design
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.
The wood choice for the body: Mahogany. Mahogany tone wood produces warm and smooth tone overall.
The flame maple veneer top makes this bass eye appealing and more enjoyable to play with.
Neck: Canadian Hard Maple neck, rosewood fret board, modern-vintage 12″ radius neck.
Well dried Canadian maple tone wood is used for the neck for more vibrant sound and better playability.
Musicman type soap bar pickups built with pole piece. A new soap bar style pickups have been developed and installed for more full and punchy tone.
Also heavy fomvar magnet wires have been used for more full and rich sound.
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.
Core technology for good sound, Preamp.
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. All models also come with sweepable midrange control option that Marcus Miller advocates as a must have option. The middle frequency control knob allows the player to set sound frequency anywhere between 200Hz~1kHz. This option will be very handy in finding the desired sound.
MODERN FEEL & SOUND
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.
NEW MARCUS MILLER
MODERN BASS TYPE
With modern feel and design, this new bass can produce the
desired sound for any genres of music from soft to strong metal
RICH AND WARM TONE
The body wood is made with mahogany wood with beautiful flamed
maple veneer on top. Mahogany is known for its warmth and full
bodied tone which produces deep and rich mid and low round ton.
STABLE AND ACCURATE
SOUND WAVE TRANSFER
Marcus Big Mass Bridge(String-Thru Body Bridge)
The bridge is where the strings are connected from the head machine to the body and therefore greatly affects the tone of the instrument. Marcus Miller SIRE M3 bass is equipped with SIRE’s technology enhanced basic bidge. The string-thru body bridge mechanism allows for more tighter, accurate and stable tone.
Tuning Gear: Sire Basic Diecasting gear
Equipped with SIRE’s own basic diecasting gear head machines developed with accurate gear ratio, the head machines are very reliable in turning.
EASE OF PLAYABILITY CANADIAN HARDMAPLE NECK
The neck is made with Canadian hard maple. With its hardness and strenght 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.
- Body Material : Mahogany with Flame maple veneer
- Body Shape : New Modern Bass Type
- Neck Material : Canadian Hard Maple (scarf joint)
- Neck Shape : C-Shape
- Scale : 34”
- Fingerboard : Rosewood
- Fingerboard Radius : 12”
- Frets : Medium , 24 Frets
- String Nut : PPS Tusk Black, 1.5”
- Binding : None
- Inlay : White Pearl Dot
- Neck Joint : 4 Bolt Indivisual Dot
- Pickups : Marcus Blue Hum
- Electronics : Marcus Heritage- 3 with Middle Frequency Control
- Controls : Volume / Tone (Dual Pot) | Pickup Blender | Treble | Middle / Middle Frequency (Dual Pot) | Bass, Mini Toggle (Active / Passive )
- knob : Modem Black Plastic
- Bridge : Marcus Big Mass Bridge (String-Thru Body Bridge)
- Tuning Gear : Basic Diecasting Gear
- Hardware Fiish : Chrome
- Pickgaurd : None