Lakland Bass Guitars

Classic Series 55-14

By limiting the number of available finishes and options for this model, Lakland can now offer a US built active bass, with all the construction, electronics, and build quality of the USA 55-94, but at a significantly reduced cost.

  • Features 35″ scale neck for better B string tone and tight, deep bottom
  • Offers features and build quality of high-end 55-94, at significantly reduced cost
  • Choice of straight grain Maple or Indian Rosewood fingerboard

The 55-14 is available with an Alder body and a choice of straight grain Maple or Indian Rosewood fingerboard.

All Classic Series basses include a hard shell case.

Ordering: Except for special offers and Skyline Series models, all Lakland instruments are custom built, pre-order items. Our current lead time is 90-120 days. Click the price box below to select available options and finishes.

Payment Terms: A 50% deposit is required when placing an order, with full payment received by Lakland prior to shipping. Special terms are available for those who wish to pre-pay the entire purchase price at time of order. For details, contact Lakland at sales@Lakland.com, or call 888.958.4494.

Looking for exotic woods? Can’t find the exact options you want? Got customization ideas to build the Lakland of your dreams? Contact us and we’ll be happy to put together a quote based on your ideas and wood availability. Call 888.958.4464 or email sales@lakland.com.

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Artists who play a Classic Series 55-14

Erik “Eski” Scott

Plays with:

Alice Cooper
Sonia Dada
Flo & Eddie

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Nut width 1.81″
Nut type Bone
Fret size .041/.085”
Width at final fret 3.3”
1st fret neck depth .81”
12th fret neck depth .92″
Fingerboard radius 10-13″
Scale length 35″
Frets 22
Bridge string spacing .75″
Neck wood Quarter-sawn Rock Maple with graphite reinforcement bars
Body wood Alder
Fingerboard wood Maple or Rosewood
Tuners Hipshot Ultralites
Truss rod access Neck heel: 5/32″ hex
Controls
  • Cut and Boost: Bass, Midrange, Treble
  • Panning-style Pickup Blend Control
  • Master Volume (pull for preamp bypass)
  • 3-way Bridge Pickup Coil Tap Toggle
Bridge Lakland Dual Access (through body or through bridge)
Preamp Lakland LH3
Pickups Lakland MM-J configuration
Left handed Not available
Finishes
  • Tobacco Sunburst