Summer NAMM 2017 in Nashville, TN: Modulus Graphite, LLC, a boutique American made bass guitar manufacturer, is introducing the Funk Unlimited RevOLite. The RevOLite, designed by Master Builder Joe Perman, weighs in at approximately 6.5 lbs. This revolutionary process utilizes an advanced carbon fiber reinforced construction to increase the structural rigidity of the neck and body, while maintaining the signature tone that has defined Modulus for nearly four decades.
The specifications of the Standard Funk Unlimited RevOLite:
Scale : 34″ – 22 Frets
Body/top: Variable tone-wood carbon fiber reinforced
Neck: New Carbon fiber RevOLite
Pickup: Lane Poor Legacy MM Pickup
Electronic: Aguilar OBP-1 Preamp
Bridge: Hipshot style A
Tuners: Gotoh Clover Leaf Res-O- Lite Tuning Keys
Weight: Approx. 6 lbs. 8 oz.
The advantages of playing the lightweight RevOLite bass:
Play longer sets without sustained energy
Jump higher on stage
Less neck and back fatigue
Easier transport to and from gigs
At the 2017 Summer NAMM Show, Modulus Graphite, LLC will debut their first creations of Funk Unlimited RevOLite and Funk Persuasion RevOLite basses. They will also be showcasing new Funk Unlimited and Quantum Basses.
About Modulus Graphite, LLC: Modulus Graphite, LLC is an American made guitar company specializing in building high-end bass guitars with carbon fiber necks. The company was founded in 1978, but went defunct in 2013. After being revived by new owners in 2014, Modulus Graphite, LLC has a renewed focus on research and development that drives innovation and the advancement of their line of instruments.