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90's Surine Affinity 5 fretless

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by funkyshifty, Apr 15, 2014.


  1. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty Supporting Member

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    honestly, this is the best fretless i have ever owned or played....I just don't play fretless that much anymore and it deserves a good home. Basses come and go, I bought this bass in the 90's if that tells you anything about it. The B is probably the best i have ever heard on a 34" scale bass period....deadly. Very expressive with awesome sustain and fundamental clarity.not to mention lots of POOP!
    This is the exact same model, same specs that Me'shell Ndegeocello uses. Here is a link to her review of her bass.

    http://www.surinebasses.com/reviews.php#

    Here are the specs:

    34" scale
    Mohagany body
    Maple neck w/ purpleheart stringers
    lined Cocobolo fingerboard with pearl dots
    dual truss rods
    Bartolini pickups and 2 band pre-amp
    Wilkinson bridge
    hipshot tuners
    light - I'd guess 8 - 8.5 lbs (scale stopped working)

    These basses are over $4000 new. I am asking $2000 usd
    No trades please

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  2. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty Supporting Member

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  3. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty Supporting Member

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    String spacing is 17mm I believe...
  4. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty Supporting Member

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    bump.
    dudes/dudette's this is a killer fretless
  5. The Nameless

    The Nameless

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    Oh, I want this... Terrible timin. Rats! I'm a Me'shell fan. I'm a big Surine fan an I play a lotta fretless. Man... Luck with the sale. An thanks fer lettin me see it. :)
  6. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty Supporting Member

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    Oh man, sounds like this is the bass for you!!
    I seriously don't think you can get any better
  7. The Nameless

    The Nameless

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    I SO wish I could... Bein broke is fer the birds. But I'm not always broke. We'll see if she hangs a bit. Another bump. This bass deserves to be seen...
  8. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty Supporting Member

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    here's hoping you can get some$$. thanks for the bump and yes this bass deserves to be seen and played!
  9. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty Supporting Member

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    still available
  10. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty Supporting Member

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