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SOLD Fender Select Jazz bass brand new!

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Dredmahawkus, Jan 20, 2014.


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  1. Dredmahawkus

    Dredmahawkus Supporting Member

    Nov 4, 2012
    Boston
    OK....I bought this last Tuesday! and I am selling it before I get too attached to it. I just found out yesterday my unemployment runs out in 3 weeks! I am going to be really bummin soon I have to sell this....I already have a couple selects so really dont need a 3rd with no money coming in soon. this one is really cool looking it has some flame in the quatersawn maple neck. $1550 shipped....they are 2399 at guitar center.
    This is a super special bass brand new for pretty much the same price as a standard!!
    I think I played it for a half hour then waxed it and put it back in its case and its been in the closet since.

    here is how it sounds...its the best sounding jazz bass I have ever heard! very full and even sounding! I just learned this song and cant play the solo yet but I wanted to hear what it sounded like on here.

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  2. ariwax

    ariwax Insonating the acoustic window Supporting Member

    Apr 3, 2005
    Cleveland, OH
    Is this passive?
     
  3. jazzyitalian

    jazzyitalian Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2005
    Minneapolis, MN
    Disclosures:
    Lawyer and Hobbist Bass Maker
    Sorry to hear about your unemployment running out. Good luck with the sale and with your job search.
     
  4. JeffplaysBass

    JeffplaysBass Banned Supporting Member

    Jan 22, 2011
    Mass
    Bump from south of boston!
     
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  6. TimBosby

    TimBosby Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 19, 2004
    Omaha, NE, USA
  7. Dredmahawkus

    Dredmahawkus Supporting Member

    Nov 4, 2012
    Boston
    This is the passive version
    the passive ones are Amber burst like this and have 3 knobs V V T
    the active selects are tobacco burst and have a preamp like this

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  8. jamminology101

    jamminology101

    Aug 22, 2012
    Indianapolis In
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Glockenklang
    I have both as well. They are fantastic basses imo. Bump for a great price for a great bass.
     
  9. Dredmahawkus

    Dredmahawkus Supporting Member

    Nov 4, 2012
    Boston
    I have this one too....so the active and the P is enough for me...there is no need for a 3rd with no money coming in!

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  10. jnumme

    jnumme Low End To No End Supporting Member

    Sep 19, 2010
    Muskegon, Michigan
    Bump for a great bass and seller
     
  11. Dredmahawkus

    Dredmahawkus Supporting Member

    Nov 4, 2012
    Boston
    yeah the free money was nice while it lasted! the GVT doesnt give extensions anymore starting jan1...so that means I might actually have to work!
     
  12. go get a job and keep your bass
     
  13. Dredmahawkus

    Dredmahawkus Supporting Member

    Nov 4, 2012
    Boston
    I have had a job for the last 20 years! this is the first time I ever had off ! plus I have 7 basses...I really have to get rid of a couple! there is no need for them just sitting in their cases....no job+7 basses I think the natural order of things is sell a couple basses then get a job.
     
  14. oboylebass

    oboylebass

    Oct 31, 2006
    AMERICA
    Or...use it to play gigs and the bass pays for itself!!
     
  15. jnumme

    jnumme Low End To No End Supporting Member

    Sep 19, 2010
    Muskegon, Michigan
    Awesome necks on these basses and pups. I should know I own one !
     
  16. Dredmahawkus

    Dredmahawkus Supporting Member

    Nov 4, 2012
    Boston
    I know the 9.5-14 radius fretboard is great!
     
  17. Type-55

    Type-55

    Jul 20, 2000
    What is the weight?
     
  18. Dredmahawkus

    Dredmahawkus Supporting Member

    Nov 4, 2012
    Boston
    I dont have an accurate scale....but Its lighter then my active select jazz and standard jazz....also lighter then my warmoth that I know is 9.5....so I would put it right at 9....its a touch heavier then my P select thats 8.8
     
  19. jamminology101

    jamminology101

    Aug 22, 2012
    Indianapolis In
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Glockenklang
    My select passive jazz is 8.7lbs so excellent guess..the lucky buyer who purchases this bass will love the special select jazz wind pickups in them and the ONLY way to get em is to buy the bass!!! They dont sell them independently
     
  20. Tunaman

    Tunaman

    Dec 26, 2004
    Boston
    Tis bad ass... oh so close, ha ha
     
  21. ariwax

    ariwax Insonating the acoustic window Supporting Member

    Apr 3, 2005
    Cleveland, OH
    I have one also and it just kills. Super-comfortable neck, really good pickups, great tone with flats and rounds. Underneath the pretty flame, it's a bulletproof Fender USA Jazz which can stack up to any Custom Shop offering. I much prefer it to the active version - I could see these being pretty collectible one day.
     



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