Ultra-Light Bass 5-String (Maple)


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Originally released in 2014, this is an Ultra-Light Bass 5-String FIRST ARTICLE in maple. A First Article is the final factory sample of a guitar that was approved as the standard for all production models thereafter. 

  • Serial No. ULB0251 
  • Vintage Traveler® Guitar logo gig bag 
  • Truss rod wrench 
  • Certificate of Authenticity 
  • Full Traveler® Guitar Bumper to Bumper Warranty* 
  • Free Traveler® Guitar MA-5 Micro Amp 

 This Traveler® Guitar was pulled from our vast archive and has been restrung, cleaned, polished, set up, and bench tested by our lead technicians. All Traveler® Guitar Archive Products come with a signed certificate of authenticity. 

*Traveler® Guitar Archive products may have minor cosmetic defects; these defects are AS-IS and are not covered under the Traveler® Guitar Bumper to Bumper Warranty. Note that Traveler® Guitar Archive Products are one-of-a-kind. In the event of a warranty claim, we reserve the right to replace parts or the instrument with the closest current production model parts or guitar. 


Scale Length: 30 in.
Electronics: Passive electronics
Headphone Amp: None
Pickup(s): Shadow Under Saddle Piezo
Body: Eastern American Hard Maple
Neck: Eastern American Hard Maple
Construction: Neck-through-body
Finish: Natural Satin finish
Hardware: Chrome Closed gear
Fingerboard: Ebonized Rosewood
Fingerboard Inlays: Vintage Clay Dot
Frets: 22 Medium
Neck Width at Nut: 1.75 in.
WxH at 1st Fret: 1.77 in. x 0.87 in.
WxH at 12th Fret: 2.17 in. x 0.87 in.
Overall Length: 33.75 in.
Overall Depth: 2 in.
Body Thickness: 1.5 in.
Body Width: 5.88 in. (lap rest detached)
Gig Bag LxWxH: 36 x 7 1/2 x 3 (in.)
Weight: 3 lbs. 15 oz
Weight in Gig Bag: 5 lbs.
Audio Output: Standard 1/4 in. jack
Instrument Input: None
Strings: D'Addario EXL Series (.045, .065, .085, .105, .125)
Model #: ULB5 NAT


For over three decades Traveler® Guitar has been providing musicians quality guitars and basses made for the road. Our guitars fit in tiny spaces, play with giant sound, and feature a variety of tuning systems, headphone amps, and onboard electronics designed to let you practice, play, or record wherever the road takes you.