The LTD F-5 Ebony Charcoal Burst Satin is part of the F Series Basses. With its menacing sculpted and contoured body, the LTD F Series has long been a favorite for bass players of the heaviest music styles. With the LTD F-5 Ebony Charcoal Burst Satin, bass players have an affordable choice for a super high-quality bass that’s ready to rock. It offers neck-thru-body construction at 35” scale, making it excellent for maintaining string tension while downtuning. The seven-piece maple / mahogany neck is extra-thin U-shaped for great playing comfort, and its mahogany body is topped with figured burled poplar. Its ebony fingerboard offers 24 extra-jumbo frets and offset abalone dot inlays. Other features on this bass include a string-thru-body bridge and a set of ESP Designed SB-4N and SB-4B active pickups (SB-5 on the 5-string version), with volume, balance, a ABQ-3 3-band EQ controls.

ESP Company, Limited is a Japanese guitar manufacturer, primarily focused on the production of electric guitars and basses. They are based in both Tokyo, Japan and Los Angeles, California, United States, with two distinct product lines for each respective market. ESP Company manufactures instruments under several names, including “ESP Standard”, “ESP Custom Shop”, “LTD Guitars and Basses”, “Navigator”, “Edwards Guitar and Basses”, and “Grassroots”.