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Fodera bass  handcrafted by master luthier Vinny Fodera in Brooklyn, NY. Emperor 4 Deluxe model has 34" scale length with 24 frets. Fve-piece maple with bubinga stringers and neck features a stunning birdseye maple fingerboard with abalone dot inlay fret markers. Bone nut. Ash body with chestnut top.


String spacing: 19mm (3/4”)

Scale: 34"

Case: Original Fodera Standard Tear Drop Case in excellent condition

Top: Coveted Chestnut from that original tree Fodera found and built many basses from. There are no more full tops like this, or even non-solid available!

Fretboard: Birdseye Maple

Body wood: 2-piece Ash

Neck joint: Setneck/Dovetail (Deluxe)

Dots: Abalone

Pickups: Original Aero Dual Coils (my favorite!)

Pickup covers: Chestnut Top over Ash

On board preamp: Mike Pope - Active/Passive, 3 band EQ, Mid Switch, Coil Tap - Single Coil/Dual Coil

Neck stringers: Bubinga (Nice upgrade!)

Brass nut width: 1.5”


9 lbs. 0 oz.




2007 Fodera Emperor Deluxe 4-String Bass

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