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F/T Spector Forte Custom for Alembic Essence

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by sandwich5027, Jan 21, 2014.


  1. sandwich5027

    sandwich5027 Supporting Member

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    Ok, so I just purchased this bass from Ho and I realize I'm a Alembic guy.....Ho warned me saying if my heart is not in it and I really want an Alembic, don't buy the Spector!

    So, long story short I just want an Essence...that's it...no mystery or anything.

    Please PM me and we'll discuss trades. I will consider Epics and certain CS Jazz basses too.

    I guess I would sell it outright too and search for an Alembic on my own. ($2100 OBO)

    P.S. I did buy a brand new Spector hard shell case Friday so at least you get that too!

    Ho, you were right man, I love Spectors, but I love Alembics more I guess!
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  2. sandwich5027

    sandwich5027 Supporting Member

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    sandwich5027 Supporting Member

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    Early morning bump
  4. MDBass

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    Bump for an AMAZING Forte...if I didn't have my eye on one of the NAMM basses you'd already have a PM from me ;)

    GLWTS :bassist:
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  6. sandwich5027

    sandwich5027 Supporting Member

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    Thanks I appreciate that. I just don't think I'm going to have much luck trading this bass. Alembics don't leave owners too often.
  7. MDBass

    MDBass Supporting Member

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    You might want to try changing the thread to a FS/FT ad, it'll probably get more traffic that way too
  8. sandwich5027

    sandwich5027 Supporting Member

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    NOW FOR SALE....

    Well I found an Essence in Oregon for $1800...So since can't find trade here, I will take $1800 for this beautiful Spector plus Shipping...I lose $150 in 7 days. Not including the new case that was $180.....That's life, I get it....Help me get this bass fellas!:help:
  9. uptowndirt

    uptowndirt Supporting Member

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    do you have an alembic now ? l have an epic and it is a great bass, l at one time was going to move up to a essence but the sonic difference was not worth the money. don't sell the epic short built like a tank, and huge tone. the rouge is solid too.
  10. sandwich5027

    sandwich5027 Supporting Member

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    No I'm about to pull trigger on Essence when I sell this bass(Spector)
  11. 707hippie

    707hippie Supporting Member

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    I had a Spector "HAD" being the key word
    I have a Stanley brown bass custom w/series 1 electronics , a fretless orion , an essence , and a 5 string excel "HAVE" being the key word
    Id say you are dressed for the part and heading in the right direction my friend
    GLWTS
  12. MDBass

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    Where are you located?
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    CA 95428 I have a lot of other stuff as well
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    Bout 11 hrs
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    Thank you!!

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