1. A Supporting membership is required to post items for sale in the classifieds

  2. Welcome to TalkBass, the Premier Bass Player Community and Information Source. Register a FREE Account to post and unlock tons of features!
  3. Please Read:Classifieds Rules, Usage Agreement, and FAQ for info on bumping, marking SOLD, and more.

  4. In addition to the drop-down search menu at the top-right of this page, you may also do an advanced search for even more accurate results. See this thread for more info

90's Surine Affinity 5 fretless

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


  1. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty

    Jun 6, 2003
    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

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  2. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty

    Jun 6, 2003
  3. TalkBass Friendly Advertisement

  4. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty

    Jun 6, 2003
    String spacing is 17mm I believe...
     
  5. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty

    Jun 6, 2003
    bump.
    dudes/dudette's this is a killer fretless
     
  6. 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. :)
     
  7. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty

    Jun 6, 2003
    Oh man, sounds like this is the bass for you!!
    I seriously don't think you can get any better
     
  8. 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...
     
  9. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty

    Jun 6, 2003
    here's hoping you can get some$$. thanks for the bump and yes this bass deserves to be seen and played!
     
  10. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty

    Jun 6, 2003
  11. funkyshifty

    funkyshifty

    Jun 6, 2003



Share This Page

Can't find it on TalkBass?