The Fortess is a newer model in Warwick’s line-up, but has all the great features that people love about their basses.
This RockBass model is an affordable version of their German-built Fortress, yet still provides you with immense tones and playability – punching well above its price-point.
The Fortress models are equipped with active MEC P&J-style pickups, providing that unique Warwick tone. They deliver plenty of punch and clarity, ensuring that you will cut through onstage or when laying down tracks in the studio. Active electronics give you great control over your sound, making this a very versatile bass that can be used for a variety of styles.
The RockBass Fortress Bass has an Ash body, delivering a bright tone with lots of mid-range clarity. They also feature a bolt-on maple neck, giving a snappy attack with definition to notes so you can stand out in a mix. The Rosewood fingerboard gives a classy-look to the instrument, and feels smooth under the fingers to give brilliant playability.
Warwick basses are renowned for their incredible quality and sounds, and their RockBass line offers all of their bass-building expertise but at more affordable prices.
With several different bass lines on offer, you can be sure to find the perfect bass to meet your performance needs. Their construction offers brilliant playability, with tonewoods and electronics that provide amazing tones and versatility for any style of music.
Body & Bridge
- Body: Ash
- Shape: Flat
- Bridge: Warwick 2-piece
- Construction: Bolt-On
- Finish: Burgundy Red Oil
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck: Maple with Ekanga Veneer Stripes
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Scale Length: 34"
- Frets: Jumbo Nickelsilver (Extra High)
- Number Of Frets: 24
- Fret Width: 2.9 mm
- Fret Height: 1.3 mm
- Nut: Just-A-Nut III
Electronics & Hardware
- Neck Pickups: Active MEC P
- Bridge Pickup: Active MEC Jazz
- Electronics: Active MEC 2-Way Electronics
- Controls: 1 x Volume, 1 x Balance, 1 x Bass, 1 x Treble
- Machine Heads: Warwick
- Strap-Locks: Warwick Security Locks
- Hardware: Chrome
- Strings: Warwick Red Strings: 045" - 105" (42200M)
- Includes: Patented Easy Access Electronics Compartment