snare bass - the fusion of a snare drum and a fender-style bass neck, by a fir joint. in a benjo the bridge is placed at a third of the snare head top, here in the center, for bigger volume and precise and tuned sound. the adjustable bridge is in mahogany. powerful humbucker hot rail pickup. vintage style fender willkinson mechanicals. overall it is not light, but it sounds very good, with presence and personality. the acoustic sound is rich in harmonics, sharp tones and a typical natural reverberation, in electric it is deep powerful and clean.