G&L CLF Research L-1000 - Old School Tobacco #5188

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G&L CLF Research L-1000 - Old School Tobacco #5188 Item #5188

Availability: In stock

Model: CLF Research L-1000
Body Wood: Okoume
Body Finish: Old School Tobacco Sunburst
Bridge: Saddle-Lock
Neck Profile: CLF Slim C (.800-.900)
Nut: Bone
Nut Width: 1 5/8"
Radius: 9.5" Radius
Neck Wood: Hard-rock Maple
Fingerboard: Chechen
Neck Finish: Gloss Vintage Tint
Frets: Medium Jumbo
Neck Other: White Pearl Face Dots
Tuners: G&L Ultra-Lite
Pickup: G&L MFD L-Series Humbucker
Controls: 3-position mini toggle for parallel/split/OMG pickup modes, volume, treble, bass
Case: Deluxe Black Tolex



The new CLF Research L-1000 brings back the best of the iconic passive G&L bass from 1980. Fans of the vintage G&L “wunkay” know.
It's that rounded, fast shape of the neck combined with the slick feel of an old gloss finish. It's the clean, modern aesthetic of the original CLF/G&L headstock.
It's the tactile delight of those beautiful CLF Research knobs shimmering from an elegant chrome control plate. And of course, there's the legendary punch of the L-1000's MFD humbucker in OMG mode.
Now take all that goodness and pack it into the slimmer mid-90s L-Series body shape for added comfort and lower weight, and you can make it through that 3 hour gig with tone and style to spare.
And when you're on the road, you can count on the neck to be more stable than those beloved vintage wunkays, with a modern dual-action truss rod and twin graphite stiffening rods. Add it all up and you've got the best of the vintage CLF vibe with the best of modern G&L elements.