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SOLD 1983 PEAVEY PATRIOT USA 4. Mohagony body, maple neck/fb

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by mb94952, Feb 2, 2013.

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  1. mb94952

    mb94952 Endorsing Artist : SFARZO STRINGS Gold Supporting Member

    This is a Fender Killer !!! It's a 1983 Peavey Patriot 4 made in USA. It sounds and plays better than ANY Fender, but I am biased.

    34" scale neck
    Mohagony body
    Maple neck and fret board
    ONE single Super Ferrite pickup in the sweet spot
    One volume, one tone
    New strings

    Neck tilt works great, as does the truss rod, but it might need a set up to the way you like it.
    There are many battle scars on this bass. It tells a wonderful story. Also, the pickguard is damaged near the input jack, but it's TIGHT and not going anywhere.

    This is the PERFECT bar band bass ! This is the bass that will do any cover song perfectly and you never have to worry about it misbehaving. You can turn your back on it. It sounds KILLER and plays great, too.
    At this price, it's a great backup bass or even a primary bass. The old Peavey stuff just makes me smile. It's such under rated quality.

    $185 SHIPPED

  2. kellyrojo


    Feb 16, 2011
    South Carolina
    super patriotic!
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  4. tatertom

    tatertom Supporting Member

    Dec 9, 2012
    Fairfield, CT

    Please forgive me if this is innapropriate (I'm new here), would you be interested in a trafe?

  5. mizu


    Nov 12, 2010
    Moscow, Russia
    Pity I've got too many basses already. GLWTS!
  6. mb94952

    mb94952 Endorsing Artist : SFARZO STRINGS Gold Supporting Member

    Welcome to TB, Tom ! Trades are always offered on the classified, so no worries. That's why we are a community.
    I'd rather just sell it. I am BROKE. And I am NOT looking for a Fender !!!!!! Peavey>Fender

    Also, to Mizu, Moscow always needs more basses, my fellow Russian !!
  7. Jim C

    Jim C Supporting Member

    Nov 29, 2008
    Weight and width at nut?
  8. mb94952

    mb94952 Endorsing Artist : SFARZO STRINGS Gold Supporting Member

    About 9.5 - 10 lbs and 1.5" wide nut.

    Sale pending ....
  9. Rushing


    Dec 18, 2011
    I really like the looks of that Mahogany body more than the black Patriot I have.
    Great basses!
  10. TimBosby

    TimBosby Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 19, 2004
    Omaha, NE, USA
  11. mb94952

    mb94952 Endorsing Artist : SFARZO STRINGS Gold Supporting Member

    I forgot to close this thread a few days ago. It's already on it's way to the Russian Federation...

    Keep an eye out for more Peavey's to come in the future, though ;)

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