|TALL&STOUT ||12-04-2012 09:15 AM |
Kramer The Duke (like Steinberger)
Here is a super rad headless bass that will let you get your 80s on all over again.
All original, 1983 Kramer "The Duke" 4-string, Aluminum neck bass with OHCS, made in the USA. Thats right, the case is the original hard shell and it looks lie you are bringing a piccolo flute to practice.
The pots are a bit scratchy and could use some love. I bought this for my son, but I think an Epiphone EBO might be better for balance on the leg or another type of short scale bass.
$320 shipped to your door CONUS
Might consider a trade, whatcha got? http://www.vintagekramer.com/alum.htm
|TALL&STOUT ||12-04-2012 09:27 AM |
Made in USA plate and Made is West Germany tuners.
|twocargar ||12-04-2012 09:34 AM |
Pretty cool! I have a VM Jazz with a P neck if you're interested in a trade.
|TALL&STOUT ||12-05-2012 09:57 AM |
Thanks for the offers twocargar and subtlstew, however, I will have to pass. Bass is still available!
|kjpollo ||12-05-2012 10:20 AM |
Does this one have any weird grounding issues?
I had one back in the day and one reason I traded it was because it suddenly developed an audible hum that would only quit when I was touching exposed metal (strings, bridge, unpainted aluminum strip along the side of the neck) Obviously not much of a problem while playing but enough to drive you nuts in between tunes.
I took it to 2 different techs-both said it was some kind of grounding problem and neither one could find it. So I ended up trading it in on a T-40.
|TALL&STOUT ||12-06-2012 09:59 AM |
I havent noticed any hum or grounding issues, but I've only been playing it at home on my little ampeg ba112. I can take it to the studio and run it through the big rig to see if we get any unwanted noise. I can understanding how annoying that would be.
|spufman ||12-07-2012 10:34 AM |
Seems like all the interest is coming from New England! I have an original Guild Ashbory with original bag and extra silicone strings, if your interested in a tiny-for-tinier trade. The Ashbory is in very good shape, with an updated pickup element (the real Ashworth one) installed a few years back.
|TALL&STOUT ||12-13-2012 02:17 PM |
Still available, $320 shipped CONUS
|Idiot Savon ||12-17-2012 12:40 PM |
|TALL&STOUT ||12-23-2012 12:27 PM |
|husky123 ||12-23-2012 12:54 PM |
I had one of these bad boys back in the day. Great little bass and really cool tone.
|TALL&STOUT ||01-04-2013 09:10 AM |
Played the duke for an hour this week. Other than a scratchy pot, not odd sounds or hums. Fun little bass, just no use in my projects.
|Vain1 ||01-04-2013 09:28 PM |
|TALL&STOUT ||01-05-2013 10:34 AM |
|Vain1 ||01-05-2013 03:28 PM |
More Pm's sent.:cool:
|MaddAnthony_59 ||01-05-2013 05:52 PM |
What scale is this?
Bump for my West Coast Brother!
|TALL&STOUT ||01-05-2013 07:32 PM |
And sold to Vain1!
|MaddAnthony_59 ||01-05-2013 08:00 PM |
Originally Posted by TALL&STOUT
And sold to Vain1!
Damn! What is the scale?
|Vain1 ||01-05-2013 08:12 PM |
I believe it is a 31 inch scale.
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