Ortega D-Walker Electro Acoustic Bass - Mahogany

List Price:  £399.00UK/EU Price:  £369.00 - Inc. 20% VATSave:  £30.00Export Price - USA/Australia/Worldwide: £307.50

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The Ortega Deep Traveller Series D-Walker is now available in these four striking colour options

Black             Mahogany            Red            White

"The neck is smooth, the small size unavoidably charming... you'll find yourself grinning as soon as you pick it up"

Joel McIver | Bass Guitar Magazine | June 2012


Small, but perfectly formed.... and constructed to a seriously high standard, the new Mahogany Ortega D-Walker is a welcome addition to the growing ranks of travel-sized acoustic basses on the market.

With its ultra-short custom scale, lightweight construction, cool, modern cutaway design, smooth neck finish and expertly fretted fingerboard, the D-Walker is ready to travel, pleasing on the eye and comfortable, fun and expressive in action, with a full range of tone and versatility.

The Ortega Deep Traveller D-Walker Mahogany Features


  • Custom Short Scale - 24.6" (625mm)
  • 19 Frets
  • Cutaway Mahogany Body
  • Mahogany Neck, Sonokelin Fingerboard & Bridge
  • B-Band R-Series Ribbed Under-Saddle Transducer + A 1.2 Preamp System
  • Custom Wound Ortega ODW-4 Strings
  • Includes Deluxe Padded Nylon Gig Bag & Adjustable Strap
  • Meets most airline carry-on requirements

Ortega Custom Wound ODW-4 Strings 


The D-Walker range is fitted with Ortega's own proprietary, short scale bass strings. Custom made in Germany, the balanced set (.043 - .059 - .071 - 080) features silver-plated windings on nylon silk, with the strings and tension specially designed for bass instruments with a maximum scale length of 630mm/24.8"'.

B-Band A1.2 Pickup System


B-Band's R-Series Under Saddle Transducer, constructed from super-durable, ribbed Emfit® film, delivers unparalleled sound quality, true transparent acoustic reproduction and enhanced string-to-string balance. Its flexible, contiguous structure ends in a socket connector that provides a neat, solder-free connection to the onboard active electronics. 

The discrete and exceptionally light-weight single input A1.2 preamp has a direct frequency response with 24dB of gain, making it a perfect fit with the B-Band UST. The A1.2's active electronics are mounted in a compact tube coupled directly to a high quality endpin jack with an easy access 9V battery holder and single volume control.

The A1.2 now features B-Band's patented HZZZLess™ preamp circuitry which integrates with B-Band pickups more closely, significantly reducing signal noise and also increasing the signal output for a clean and loud, tonally pure response.

  • R-Series Emfit® film Under-Saddle Pickup
  • Lightweight A1.2 Jack Mounted Preamp
  • Sound Hole Mounted Volume Control
  • Box-Tight Battery Holder
  • HZZLess Low Noise / High Output Circuit
  • High Quality Endpin Output Jack
  • Solder-Free Pickup Connector
  • 750 Hours Average Battery Life
  • 9 volt Phantom Power Option

  << Read Bass Guitar Magazine's full review of the Ortega D-Walker HERE

 Ortega D-Walker Deep Traveller Series Short Scale Bass - Mahogany

 Body  Mahogany
 Finish  High Gloss Natural Finish with Contrasting Binding
 Neck  Mahogany with 2-way Truss Rod
 Fingerboard  Sonokeilin with Ortega "XII" 12ft Fret Inlay
 Frets  20 Medium
 Bindings  ABS Bound Body & Neck
 Bridge  Rosewood
 Nut  Bone
 Scale Length  625mm (24.6")
 Neck Width  @ Nut : 44mm (1.73")/ @ 12th Fret : 54mm (2.13")
 String Spacing  @ Bridge : 17mm (0.67")
 Pickup/Electronics  B-Band R Series Under Saddle Transducer + A1.2 Active Preamp (9v) with 1 x Volume Control
 Weight  1.6kg (3.52lbs)
 Strings  Ortega D-Walker ODW-4 Short Scale Bass Strings (Silver Plated Wound On Nylon Silk, Custom Made in Germany)
 Tuners  Ortega Custom Enclosed Gear Die-Cast Tuners with Gloss Black Finish
 Extras  Deluxe Padded Gig Bag & Custom Ortega Strap
 Country Of Origin  People's Republic Of China

Ortega D-Walker Test Drives From MusikMachen.de


Ortega D-Walker Review From Tino Díaz


Ortega D-Walker Review From Session Music


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