Kala Mahogany Journeyman U-Bass, Fretted


The Journeyman is the grandest U•BASS® of them all, made of Mahogany with white binding, F-Holes, and a cutaway. The Journeyman is great for gigging, has the original U•BASS® tone, and won’t break the bank! Hone your skills and perfect your craft — the Journeyman will set you on your way to becoming a master.



Scale Length: 20.875 inches, Overall Instrument Length: 29.625 inches, Body Length: 13.9375 inches, Number of Frets: 16, Width at Upper Bout: 7.875 inches, Width at Lower Bout: 10.5 inches, Width at Waist: 7.062 inches, Body Depth: 3.125 inches, Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1.75 inches, Fingerboard width at neck/body joint: 2.25 inches


Top: Mahogany

Back & Sides: Mahogany

Binding: Cream

Neck: Mahogany

Finish: Satin

Fingerboard: Rosewood

Headstock: Standard

Bridge: Rosewood

Nut: Graph Tech TUSQ®

Saddle: Phenolic

Tuners: Custom Black Die Cast

Truss Rod: Yes

Strings: Kala Round Wounds

Electronics: UK-500B

Includes: Padded Gig Bag

Cutaway: Venetian

Short Scale: 20.875 in

Overall Length: 29.625 in

Strap Button: Black x1

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The Kala Round Wound strings continue to be a favorite among U•BASS® players that like the familiar feel of metal strings. This unique set is constructed of a nylon core with silver-plated windings. These round wound strings provide a warm booming tone that the U•BASS® is known for. The strings are specifically constructed for the Kala U•BASS® to provide the player with extreme playability and accurate intonation. They feature lower tension compared to traditionally built bass strings, which gives them a great feel and makes them easy on the fingers:


Fits all Round Wound set-up Kala U•BASS® Instruments*

4-String Set includes: EADG

Louder acoustic option than the original polyurethane strings

Designed for the traditional bass tuning (EADG)

Suitable for 20“ – 21" Scale