What are the differences between the Boden Bass Original and Prog?

In interviewing players during the design of our initial bass lineup, we realized that our lineup of product families for the guitars worked out well. In terms of the construction itself, the difference is in the fretboard material, but more importantly, the electronics are completely different.

Original 4-string
Swamp Ash Body
4A Solid Flame Maple Top
Roasted Maple/Walnut with 12 ply CF Neck
Roasted Birdseye Maple Fretboard
33″-34.5″ Scale lengths
24 Stainless Steel Frets
Nordstrand Zen Blade Hum Cancelling Single Coil Pickups
Nordstrand 3-band Preamp
Available in Natural Color
Original 5-string
Swamp Ash Body
4A Solid Flame Maple Top
Roasted Maple/Walnut with 12 ply CF Neck
Roasted Birdseye Maple Fretboard
33″-35″ Scale lengths
24 Stainless Steel Frets
Nordstrand Zen Blade Hum Cancelling Single Coil Pickups
Nordstrand 3-band Preamp
Available in Natural Color
Prog 4-string
Swamp Ash
4A Solid Flame Maple Top
Roasted Maple/Walnut with 12 ply CF Neck
Ebony Fretboard
33″-34.5″ Scale lengths
24 Stainless Steel Frets
Nordstrand Big Rig Humbucker Pickups
(Alnico 5, series wiring)
Darkglass ToneCapsule Preamp
Available in Trans Brown Stain
Prog 5-string
Swamp Ash Body
4A Solid Flame Maple Top
Roasted Maple/Walnut with 12 ply CF Neck
Ebony Fretboard
33″-35″ Scale lengths
24 Stainless Steel Frets
Nordstrand Big Rig Humbucker Pickups
(Alnico 5, series wiring)
Darkglass ToneCapsule Preamp
Available in Trans Brown Stain

Some examples of the sounds of each of the models can be found below.

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