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SOLD FS Amazing Benavente COCOBOLO Front/Fack - Quilt Board!!! 9 pc ash neck

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Hot Pocket, Dec 5, 2012.

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  1. NOW SOLD!!!!:bassist:
    Best Benavente that I have ever seen, played or heard.

    Spotless. Comes with a gig bag.

    This one has a 9 piece neck (yes, a 9 piece neck) ash and what I believe is purple heart or cocobolo combo in the nxck construction.

    Exhibition grade cocobolo matching back/front of headstock, matching back and front and a quilt maple fingerboard with ebony binding (only one that I have ever seen). Luscious ash body. MOP inlays. Black/gold hardware.

    $3985 or best offer and buyer pays shipping. :bassist:





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  3. The ULTIMATE Jazz and a fantastic Christmas present. QUILT maple fingerboard and the sound of ash.
  4. RedMoses

    RedMoses Supporting Member

    Jul 4, 2012
    INCEREDIBLE! What does she weigh?
  5. Richard_P_Harve


    May 19, 2011
    I count 9 not 7 on that neck.
  6. You are right - oops. BETTER STILL! Very light due to the ash body. I don't have a scale but I estimate under 9 lbs. I will try and gain access to a scale.
  7. Tslicebass

    Tslicebass Supporting Member

    Jun 12, 2007
    CB Basses. BassMusicianMagazine.com
    Amazing. Free bump for one of your many killer basses up here for sale
  8. BassedInSpace


    Oct 2, 2012
    That is a masterpiece, it should be in a museum... or in my hands.
  9. datsaxguy

    datsaxguy Supporting Member

    Oct 28, 2008
    One of the baddest single cuts I've ever seen. "Swoon"
  10. TimBosby

    TimBosby Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 19, 2004
    Omaha, NE, USA
  11. soulplane83


    Aug 16, 2008
    Portland, OR
    bump for a flat-out stunning bass.
  12. I'd slap that! Gorgeous!
  13. all trade offers responded to. One is close but still no deal yet.
  14. R Baer

    R Baer Supporting Member

    Jun 5, 2008
    President, Baer Amplification
    Absolutely gorgeous bass bump!
  15. Randyt

    Randyt Supporting Member

    Jul 21, 2010
    Barrie, Canada
    hmmm..I count nine piece neck...
  16. henrique36


    Nov 10, 2012
    What kind of pickups this amazing thing come with?
  17. Benavente custom pickups with cocobolo covers.
  18. metallutca


    Dec 18, 2004
    Yeah, I counted nine too...
  19. Rumblefisher

    Rumblefisher Supporting Member

    Aug 22, 2007
    Philadelphia, PA
    Top and bottom of fretboard accounts for the last 2 pieces...they must extend from the back of the neck to give a dark contrast for the side dots.

    Beautiful bass!

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