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SOLD FS/FT Fodera 1985 Monarch Deluxe JJ

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by brett7276, Oct 28, 2013.


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  1. brett7276

    brett7276 Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2009
    Indianapolis
    I am in NO hurry to move this bass... that said I have found I perfer the PJ setup on a monarch so if there is anyone in Talkbass land that has a PJ monarch or dual coil monarch (emporers are OK too :) )
    I'd love to talk about a swap.

    I might consider a trade plus cash (about $1500) for a yin yang standard
    STR basses, Sugi basses, and some R-basses are of interest too....but mostly would like another fodera.
    Cash price $5800

    if you have a monarch or emporer that is more valuable than mine I do not have cash to add to the deal but I do have this bass which was built to same measurments and my favorite PJ monarch.

    http://www.drakecustombass.com/cassiopeia-072211

    here is a link to original sellers thread

    http://www.talkbass.com/forum/f126/fs-1985-fodera-monarch-deluxe-4-string-1010726/

    The specs are as follows:
    *3 piece maple neck with ebony fretboard
    *dovetail neck joint
    *swamp ash body
    *spalted beachwood top
    *EMG pickups
    The preamp has been recently upgraded at the Fodera factory with a Fodera/Pope custom preamp (volume, bass, treble, passive tone, mid w/mid switch, pan, active passive switch).
    The bass plays and sounds like a dream, I have taken very good care of it over the years. Brand new, a this bass would cost over $7350.00, (and that is without the custom circuit) and wait time is over a year. Besides that, you don't see many vintage Fodera's around. Asking price is $5800.00
     

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  2. brett7276

    brett7276 Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2009
    Indianapolis
    headstock
     

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    brett7276 Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2009
    Indianapolis
    addtional pics
     

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    brett7276 Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2009
    Indianapolis
    pic.... please note- my computer camera combo has been non cooperative this am- if you'd like better pics please pm with email addy and I will send you more- bass is in great shape.
     

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  6. Hankenstein

    Hankenstein Supporting Member

    Jul 7, 2010
    Piermont, New York
  7. bassman28

    bassman28 Supporting Member

    Dec 31, 2010
    North Carolina
    Bump for great tber
     
  8. brett7276

    brett7276 Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2009
    Indianapolis
    Some interesting offers but still available for the moment
     
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    brett7276 Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2009
    Indianapolis



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