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SOLD 2012 Fender Precision, excellent condition

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by GroovinOnFunk, Nov 10, 2013.


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  1. GroovinOnFunk

    GroovinOnFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2008
    Burlington, VT
    Ok, now I can say I gave it a try... Bottom line: I'm not a precision bass kind of guy. I know it's an awesome bass, and this one plays extremely comfortably even, but I'm a jazz bass guy through and through... Plus I'm in need of some cash (aren't we all?)

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    Includes original hardshell case, I installed strap-locks on the bass, and the previous owner put a Seymour Duncan SPB-1 pickup in it, a hipshot bridge, and D'Addario Chrome strings.
    Don't know the exact weight but this is MUCH lighter than my 4 string Fender jazz bass at 9 lbs. I'm guessing between 8 and 8.4 tops. But I'm guessing on that compared to my other basses.

    Original owner bought it in late 2012, used it for a couple of months, decided he was a jazz bass guy. He then traded it to me for one of the many jazz basses I had since I wanted to give a P-bass a try. I've now had it for maybe a month tops and have decided P-bass isn't my kind of tone either. That's not to say this bass isn't good. Especially with the upgraded bridge and PICKUPS! It sounds cool, I just can't think of a situation in which I'd choose this over my Sadowsky jazz bass.

    $900 with free shipping in US :bassist:
     
  2. WillieB

    WillieB Battling Bass Guitar Bulimia since 1975 Supporting Member

    Apr 26, 2010
    Columbus Ohio
    very nice ..... do you have the original bridge and pups ?
     
  3. GroovinOnFunk

    GroovinOnFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2008
    Burlington, VT
    Nope. I just got it with the upgrades. Sorry
     
  4. GroovinOnFunk

    GroovinOnFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2008
    Burlington, VT
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  6. rigorous bass

    rigorous bass Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2012
    Does this bridge allow string through body?
     
  7. GroovinOnFunk

    GroovinOnFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2008
    Burlington, VT
    Yup. String thru or top load with adjustable string spacing (currently set up so all strings are centered between pole pieces)
     
  8. GroovinOnFunk

    GroovinOnFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2008
    Burlington, VT
    Open to trade offers for something (preferably with 5-strings) that has lots of growl. (good jazz fusion type of tone) but sale is still preferable.
     
  9. GroovinOnFunk

    GroovinOnFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2008
    Burlington, VT
    Bump. Cash is always preferable.
     
  10. AdamR

    AdamR

    Sep 24, 2007
    Bethel CT
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    Endorsing Artist: VF Cables, Dirtbag Clothing
    Very nice, I just bought its Jazz Bass twin. Turns out Im a P bass guy, Not a Jazz bass guy.
     
  11. GroovinOnFunk

    GroovinOnFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2008
    Burlington, VT
    Wish we could make a deal man...
    I might have to put this up on evilbay, which I really don't want to do... Will take $800 or open to 5-string trades.
     
  12. Ross McLochness

    Ross McLochness Supporting Member

    Aug 20, 2013
    Eden Prairie
  13. Ross McLochness

    Ross McLochness Supporting Member

    Aug 20, 2013
    Eden Prairie
    Sorry, I just saw you have a Sadowsky.
     
  14. soxhats

    soxhats Supporting Member

    Jan 4, 2011
    Raleigh, NC
    Bump for a nice dude.
     
  15. Worshipbass12

    Worshipbass12

    Feb 23, 2013
    Nw georgia
    I have one of these and they are awesome basses and 850 is a heck of a deal!!!!
     
  16. GroovinOnFunk

    GroovinOnFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2008
    Burlington, VT
  17. LennyJ

    LennyJ Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2001
    Acworth, Georgia
  18. GroovinOnFunk

    GroovinOnFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2008
    Burlington, VT
    Hey Lenny,
    I hope we can make it work. This is already at an unbelievable price for an upgraded P-bass so I'm not really able to budge. Any less than that and I'd just assume keep the bass, you know what I mean? But we are close, I think...
     
  19. LennyJ

    LennyJ Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2001
    Acworth, Georgia
    I answered your counter and I will take it if your offer is still on the table.

    PM sent again.
     
  20. LennyJ

    LennyJ Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2001
    Acworth, Georgia
    Consider sold - pm for your information.
     
  21. GroovinOnFunk

    GroovinOnFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2008
    Burlington, VT
    Pending payment. Looks like this bad boy is going to Georgia.
     



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