Originally Posted by christopherogut
As I read through the responses to my post it seems that parting it out is where the value lies... I'd like to think that I'm interested in it as a bass to keep and play, but the value only seems justified when it's all split up and sold off. hmm.
Have you tried offering them a lower price? Or maybe something in trade?
If it plays good, snatch it up. I personally don't care for jazz necks, I like the feel of a P neck, so for me, this would be a great players bass...but I wouldn't feel good walking out with it having spent more than $1200.