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SOLD 2 High-Quality Basses for Under $600!!!

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by hrbassji, Nov 7, 2012.


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  1. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
    This is a re-post of my Peavey Sarzo...and now adding my ABC Stingray 5!

    First, the Sarzo!

    Specs:
    34" Scale
    24 Frets
    1-9/16" Brass Nut
    2 Peavey "Wide-Aperature Ceramics" Humbuckers
    Ash body w/ neck-thru construction
    5-piece maple neck w/ Purpleheart stringers
    Ebony Fretboard w/ Pearl "Cat-eye" inlays
    3-band active preamp w/ Passive/active switch
    Gold Schaller Roller Bridge

    This thing sounds like a beast and can create a wide variety of tones. It also plays very well with a straight neck, low action, and a newer set of D'Addario ProSteels (EPS165).

    I call it an 8.5 because there are a couple of dings and chips and it does not have the original knobs for the preamp. All of these are in the pictures. Also, the past owner installed a "custom" battery cover. Overall though, no fret wear and it looks fabulous. The red gloss finish is just breathtaking.

    SOLD!!!

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    Now, the ABC Stingray 5

    Specs:
    34" Scale
    Maple neck w/ Maple Fretboard
    22 frets
    Nordstrand 5.2 Humbucker
    SGD Vintage Stingray Preamp
    Hipshot Tuners
    Set-in StrapLok pegs

    This thing is awesome! It began it's life as an OLP MM3, but then user Syco_Bass made it into one of his custom ABC basses. He gave the neck his usual treatment which makes it the best neck I have ever played. He levelled, crowned, and polished the frets along with rounding the fretboard edges. The back has a poly-oil satin finish and is FAST! Along with the electronics and hardware, this thing is amazing. 9/10 condition just for some scuff marks.

    PRICE=[DEL]$500 $450[/DEL] $400 Shipped

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    Tags: Fender, peavey, olp, stingray, music man, cirrus, millennium
     
  2. Laurie Bass

    Laurie Bass Supporting Member

    Good Day.. I am not trying to be a jerk but please explain why you are selling the Peavey,,saying you need a 5 string when you do have a 5 string for sale. BTW those 2 basses are beautiful.
     
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  4. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
    Sorry for the confusion, that was the original posting for the Sarzo. Really need to proofread next time.

    The ABC is going now because I just got another five string that works better for what I'm playing and I really need the money. It is by no way a knock on the bass. It is a fantastic bass that really reproduces that vintage Stingray sound.
     
  5. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
  6. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
  7. Cougmeister

    Cougmeister

    Oct 1, 2012
    Open to trades? Thinking......
     
  8. Blues Infidel

    Blues Infidel Gold Supporting Member

    Oct 7, 2002
    CT
    Nice Sarzo ... What does it weigh?
     
  9. Jothabass

    Jothabass

    Jul 18, 2009
    Union, NJ
    A played a professionally defretted Sarzo some time ago... Wonderful instruments!!! And this one looks really nice!!!! GLWTS!!!
     
  10. Bump for the ABC, I had a 5-string Schecter P by Rob, he really does great work on those custom jobs. Whoever picks up that OLP will not be disappointed!
     
  11. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
    Thanks for all the love!

    As for questions: sorry cash only and the Sarzo feels about 9.5 lbs., but I will do an official weigh-in.
     
  12. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
    Sarzo is gone pending payment.
     
  13. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
    Sarzo still pending.

    ABC still itching for a new home!
     
  14. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
  15. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
  16. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
  17. What's the string-spacing on the 5'er?
     
  18. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
    16.5 mm at the bridge. So this thing plays lightning fast, but you are still able to slap it if you need.
     
  19. johndough247

    johndough247 Supporting Member

    What's the weight on the ABC bass?
     
  20. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
    Weight is 9-9.5 lbs
     
  21. hrbassji

    hrbassji Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2012
    Chicago, IL
    Also, looking for a new preamp. Willing to trade the ABC for preamps!
     



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