The Stiletto Elite 5 is an amazing neck-thru bass with a fantastic quilted maple top, mahogany body and gold hardware. More than just a pretty face, it's got the tone to back up that pro look. Schecter loads the Stiletto Elite 5 with EMG Hz pickups and active EQ. With active EQ, you have way more tone control and can more accurately create your tone. The 5-string Stiletto bass also features a 35 inch scale maple neck, a rosewood fingerboard, and jumbo frets.