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SOLD 6 basses for sale/Alembic/MM/Fenders

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by wfmandmusic, Dec 12, 2012.

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  1. wfmandmusic

    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    Cutting back on the stock. First up is a 1981 Alembic Distillate. Incredible condition, Koa, ebony board, OHSC. 2 small dimple nicks. Plays great with no issues. $2350.00 you pay the shipping. 9lbs. 4 oz. on bathroom scale. I don't have the spec sheet but this is my best guess:
    32 inch scale
    Koa top
    Koa headstock
    Walnut back
    Maple neck with purple heart stringers
    Ebony board
    Pearl Inlays

    ***SOLD***Second up is a 2011 Ernie Ball Musicman SR4HH
    Mint condition. I just got this in a trade but the tone is just not my thing. OHSC, and case candy included. $950.00 you pay the shipping. 9lbs. 4 oz.

    ***SOLD***Fourth up is a unique beast. It started as a 2011 American Standard Jazz bass I bought from GC new. I removed the neck and put a mint Steve Harris Precision neck on. Nice vintage tint and big and beefy. Then I put some DiMarzio Ultra Jazz pickups in. This was my gigging bass for the last year. Currently has a custom Buddha pick guard on but it's not for everyone. I believe I still have the original tort guard if you want that instead. No dings anywhere, just some light playing scratches. 9lbs 2 oz. on bathroom scale. OHSC included. So if you are one of those jazz guys that like P necks, this one is for you. 950.00 you pay actual shipping.

    Third up is also a unique beast. It's a 62 AVRI P bass body with a 1977 Maple board fretless neck. Neck serial is S861783 and body is V159959. It hurts to let this one go but I'm going down to one fretless 4 string. Theis body has a few small paint chips and some light scratches. Nothing major. One dimple on the top. I just put a new set of rounds on it as I just can't get use to flats. The neck does have a nick out of the edge on the top. It's small and I've never felt it when playing as it's on the top edge. The bottom edge does have a little play wear on it typical of this vintage. The board is nice and smooth. Fretless sound for days on this one. Ships in a SKB case. 8lbs. 4 oz $1000.00 and you cover actual shipping.

    Fifth up was listed before. It's a brand new never played on 2010 blizzard pearl American Standard P bass with the most beautiful rosewood fretless neck. This neck is from a 1977 P bass and is flawless. In fact the entire bass is flawless. I'm going $850 and you pay the shipping. 8 lbs. 4 oz. SKB case.

    SOLD*****Sixth is a franken P. Listed before it is a 1983 American P bass body with a 2009 flawless US Highway one neck. My first experience with these necks and they are really nice. Black and white. Body has lots of scratches on the back. Ships with no case. $550.00 you pay the shipping. 8lbs. 6 oz.

    Only looking for a Modulus Q4 or Modulus p/j 4 as a possible trade.

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    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    mm pics

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    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    Maple fretless.

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    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    ***SOLD***Nice jazz.

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    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    Fretless P pics

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    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    This one is sold***Nice neck.

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  8. mb94952

    mb94952 Endorsing Artist : SFARZO STRINGS Gold Supporting Member

    Wow, I still think the Alembic Distillate is one of the BEST all time body shapes for form and function. Not only does it look cool, but it is designed for sustain.
    Good Luck With The Sale (GLWTS) !
  9. Dee-man

    Dee-man Supporting Member

    Apr 6, 2004
    SF Bay Area
    Is the distillate a short scale? With a q filter? Interested in trades?
  10. wfmandmusic

    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    The Distillate is a Medium scale. Only trade is a modulus Q4 or p/j
  11. tmoney61092


    Sep 15, 2009
    Pm'd on the fretless maple p bass
  12. scowboy

    scowboy Supporting Member

    Jun 9, 2006
    Sacramento area
    Pm sent on the '83 P franken bass
  13. wfmandmusic

    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    Actually the Alembic is a 1981. The 83 P weighs 8lbs. 6 oz. on the digital bathroom scale.
  14. Arch58

    Arch58 Bottom End Unit Supporting Member

    Dec 18, 2009
    Hudson Valley, NY
    Great TB'er.....nice basses!
  15. Big Poppa Robb

    Big Poppa Robb

    Nov 2, 2012
  16. wfmandmusic

    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    PM replied, Thanks for the kind words Al. He is also a great guy. The franken P is sold and there is some new info posted on the Alembic.
  17. jsb22257


    Mar 23, 2010
    32" is medium scale, I think?
  18. wfmandmusic

    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    You are correct and edit made. Thanks
  19. wfmandmusic

    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    The Jazz is sold. Thanks Greg.
  20. wfmandmusic

    wfmandmusic Banned

    Jul 26, 2011
    Someon make me an offer on the Stingray.
  21. spectorj

    spectorj Supporting Member

    Jun 12, 2005
    Irmo, S.C.
    you have a new pm

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