Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by xabicho, Oct 24, 2012.

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  1. xabicho

    xabicho Supporting Member

    For Sale or Trade is my Fodera NYC 5 Strings. The bass is in mint conditions, it was a custom order with the gold hardware and the white edge on the neck next to the fingerboard. It is a maple fingerboard with a maple body with a beautiful white covering it that shows the wood, see pictures. Everything is original and the bass has the two band Mike Pope preamp, Volume/Tone, Blend, Bass, Treble and a switch for Active or Passive the best of both worlds. The bass has an amazing tone, great on the lows like a P bass or you can pull out a pronunciated mid range modern sound favoring the bridge pick up, it cuts thru the mix when you perform in a band situation. It has an amazing tone for recording. The bass comes with and original Fodera HSC and will be pack carefully and shipped using UPS unless you want to use another ship company like FedEx or USPS, just let me know in advance. Price is $3300.00 or better offer. Why I am letting it go, well the weight is killing my shoulder and back.
    SOLD...........Oh Boy I am going to miss this one
    For Pics go to:

    Regarding Trades:

    MTD535 with Rosewood, Ebony or Wenge Fingerboard
    a Norm Stockton would be the ideal but I will consider all other MTD's

    FBN5, I would prefer Rosewood or Ebony fingerboards

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  2. Baird6869

    Baird6869 LET'S GO BLUE JAYS...(in 2016)...LET'S GO!! Supporting Member

    How heavy is the bass?
  3. thomasjbass

    thomasjbass Supporting Member

    Dec 20, 2010
    Highland Height, OH
    Bump for a beautiful bass and a great guy...
  4. Basehead

    Basehead Now with even more synthy goodness...

    Jan 3, 2008
    New York NY
    Good LORD that thing is sweet! I loved the older NYC Deluxe basses with the angled headstocks....wish I had the funds for this!

    BUMP for great looking Fodera.
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  6. TimBosby

    TimBosby Gold Supporting Member

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

    swpyne Basses R Loaded! Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 26, 2005
    Centennial, Colorado
    Bump for a really nice one. Love that color with the matching headstock. It brings out the beauty of the butterfly inlay!
  8. xabicho

    xabicho Supporting Member

    Tuesday bump. Still available, few trade offers but no MTD's or BN5's.
  9. xabicho

    xabicho Supporting Member

    The bass weight 10.4 lbs… still available…
  10. xabicho

    xabicho Supporting Member

    Tuesday bump, still available….
  11. xabicho

    xabicho Supporting Member

    This baby needs somebody to take her on a date…bump
  12. edzaa


    Feb 20, 2012
    Central Texas
    If I wasn't in love with my BN5 I would be courting her as we speak. I've been gassing for an NYC for many years but they always come up at the wrong time for me. GLWTS.
  13. xabicho

    xabicho Supporting Member

    Send some pics for the eye candy…
  14. xabicho

    xabicho Supporting Member

    Tuesday bump, this baby is looking for a good home.
  15. xabicho

    xabicho Supporting Member

    Saturday bump, still available. Really looking for a Norm Stockton.
  16. xabicho

    xabicho Supporting Member

  17. xabicho

    xabicho Supporting Member

    Bump, bump, bump.
  18. Stryder


    Oct 21, 2009
  19. pedulla-2007

    pedulla-2007 DEBILES Gold Supporting Member

    Sep 2, 2008
    What is the difference in the NYC Empire basses, that don't have the butterfly on the headstock?
  20. xabicho

    xabicho Supporting Member

    The tuning machines are original Fodera, this bass has the white edge, very unique, matching headstock, high quality craffmanship.
  21. pedulla-2007

    pedulla-2007 DEBILES Gold Supporting Member

    Sep 2, 2008
    Well that answered my question! Thanks:meh:

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