SOLD 1996 Alembic Signature -

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by WalWarrior, Feb 26, 2014.

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  1. Sad to see this go, time to thin the herd. This is a beautiful 1996 Alembic Signature Standard 4 in excellent condition. Balances perfectly, monster tone, a joy to play. She never left my smoke free studio and is a spectacular 18 year old bass. Alembic's list price is $9200.00, get it for a fraction of the cost and no wait time. Includes Alembic HS case. Specs are:

    top: Flame Walnut
    accent: Maple laminate
    body: Mahogany
    neck: Maple, 32" medium scale
    nut width: 1.750
    24th Fret width:2.250
    Truss rods dual, body adjust
    Finish high gloss polyester with satin neck
    fingerboard: Ebony with pearloid ovals
    pickups: AXY
    electronics: vol, pan, filter x2, Q-2switch x2
    output: mono, face mounted
    Tailpiece solid brass, bird
    Machine heads: Gold Alembic-Gotoh
    weight:10.0 lbs
    birthday: March 5, 1996

    $3995.00 shipped lower 48 ******LOWER PRICE*****NOW 3825.00 Shipped lower 48.

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  2. zongo


    Jan 17, 2006
    Santa Rosa, CA
    GAS attack!
    What a beauty. On my bucket list.
  3. mallums

    mallums Supporting Member

    Sep 15, 2013
    Richmond, VA
    Oh man, I'd love to pick that honey up. "Anyone got 4K I can borrow?" Something tells me this one isn't going to be here long.
  4. wonderful bass , quite the beauty. GLWTS !
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  6. CrashClint

    CrashClint I Play Bass therefore I Am Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 15, 2005
    Wake Forest, NC
    Does this one use a battery for the preamp or does it use the external power supply?

  7. 707hippie


    Jan 13, 2013
    It doesn't look like it has the 5 pin for the power supply if it was a 34 inch scale id of been all over it
  8. warrior5st

    warrior5st Supporting Member

    Oct 12, 2013
  9. malthumb


    Mar 25, 2001
    The Motor City
    Don't see the 5-pin connector, so expect an 18V (2 9-volts) circuit.

    FWIW - even if it had the 5-pin for external power, it would still be operable with 2 9-volts.
  10. I hate to see this just sit, so I'll lower the price. Perhaps someone will bite? I paid significantly more for this bass than what I am asking. This is a steal of a deal for sure. Take it off my hands before I come to my senses. I'd much rather see my Talkbass brethren be the proud owner of this beauty than list this on Ebay. Now $3825 shipped Lower 48.
  11. Entwistle bassists out there, this is your tool! Saturday Bump!
  12. AndyMan

    AndyMan Supporting Member

    Jun 17, 2000
    Columbus, Ohio
  13. And Sold! Headed to the Midwest! Enjoy! This bass kills!

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