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Sterling by Music Man StingRay Ray5HH Maple Fingerboard 5-String Electric Bass Candy Apple Red

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Solidbody Electric Bass With Maple Neck and Fretboard and Two Ceramic Humbuckers

If you’re looking for your entryway to explore a StingRay and double-humbucking bass, it’s here with the Sterling by Music Man StingRay Ray5HH. This Sterling by Music Man 5-string electric bass takes the iconic StingRay timbre and adds even more versatility with its double-humbucking configuration. Musician’s Friend customers love the StingRay Ray5HH because it comes loaded with two ceramic humbuckers, making this Sterling by Music Man bass a perfect gateway into the world of double-humbucking sounds. It also features a 9V active preamp and 5-way switch to deliver that classic StingRay sound players have loved for more than 40 years. When you double the humbuckers, you double the power. Put a Ray5HH in your hands, and you'll be one happy player.

Double the Tone Versatility

Enter the world of double-humbucking sounds, and the world of the classic StingRay, with the Ray5HH. Boasting a big and bold StingRay sound, thanks to the 9V active preamp, 5-way switch and two Sterling by Music Man ceramic pickups, you’ll never want to put this bass down.

Smooth Playing Experience

The StingRay Ray5HH features a maple neck and fingerboard for a super smooth and comfortable playing experience. With its 6-bolt attachment, the Ray5HH’s bolt-on neck delivers more stability than most bass guitars in its class.

Classic Hardware Appointments

The StingRay Ray5HH features easy-to-reach open-gear tuners and a fixed bridge for massive sustain and easy tuning stability. When you’re ready to rock, this Sterling by Music Man StingRay Ray5HH is ready to rock with you.

Add a Classic to Your Collection

The Sterling by Music Man StingRay has long been trusted by players as the essential bass. The StingRay Ray5HH maintains its classic look and legendary tone, while giving you all the tone versatility you could want. But it still takes inspiration from the original classic—starting with its rock-solid, contoured body all the way down to the beloved oval-shaped pickguard. If your collection feels like its missing something, it’s probably a StingRay. We think it’s a must for any bassist’s collection, and this Ray5HH puts the world of double-humbucking sounds right at your fingertips.


  • Poplar body with modern contouring for comfortable play
  • 34"-scale hard maple neck and 12"-radius hard maple fingerboard for a smooth playing experience
  • Two Sterling by Music Man-designed ceramic humbucker pickups with 9V active preamp and 5-way switch for a variety of tones
  • Fixed bridge and open-gear tuners for increased sustain and tuning stability

Enter the world of double-humbucking sounds. Order your StingRay today.


StingRay Ray5HH Maple Fingerboard 5-String Electric Bass Specifications:

  • Wood: Maple
  • Neck joint: Bolt-on
  • Scale length: 34"
  • Truss rod: Single Action
  • Pickup configuration: HH
  • Neck: Sterling by Music Man-designed ceramic humbuckers
  • Bridge: Sterling by Music Man-designed ceramic humbuckers
  • Control layout: Master Volume
  • Pickup switch: 5-way
  • Special electronics: 2-band EQ, 9V active preamp
  • Material: Maple
  • Radius: 12"
  • Fret size: Medium
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Nut width: 1.77 in. (45 mm)
  • Body Type: Solidbody
  • Body wood: Poplar
  • Bridge/Tailpiece: Fixed
  • Tuning machines: Open-gear
  • Color: Chrome
  • Number of strings: 5-string
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Country of origin: Indonesia
  • Orientation: Right Handed

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