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FS: SPECTOR NS-5 **lowered price**

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Mrevol, Jan 6, 2014.


  1. Mrevol

    Mrevol Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2013
    Hey guys, here is one beauty up for grabs. 2004 Spector NS-5 serial #113. I purchased this from the original owner for my personal studio and have never had it leave the house. I just have decided to stick with 4 strings out of personal preference. Bass is in great condition (as you can see from pics) but does have a couple small blemishes on the back.

    DEAL DONE

    Would consider trade for 4 string spector (plus cash if needed)

    I have a ton of transactions on rig-talk and ebay all with 100% feedback so buy with confidence!
     

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  2. Mrevol

    Mrevol Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2013
    More pics
     

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  4. Too many strings for an NS-2. NS-5XL, looks like.

    Gorgeous bass, though. Good luck with the sale. :)
     
  5. MDBass

    MDBass Supporting Member

    Nov 7, 2012
    Los Angeles, CA
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Spector-Dingwall-Aguilar-DR-Tech 21-Darkglass
    Nice looking Spector!

    Just FYI, it isn't an NS-2; it's either an NS-5 (34" scale) or an NS-5XL (35" inch scale).

    Cheers
     
  6. Mrevol

    Mrevol Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2013
    Sorry guys. I fixed it. Typing too fast and put 2 instead of a 5. :)
     
  7. drgroove111

    drgroove111 Supporting Member

    Jul 19, 2010
    Am i correct in guessing that the headstock of this bass bears the "SSD" abalone inlay?
    If so, this is an SSD NS-5 to add clarity to the description...

    These are some of the finest basses ever, PERIOD,...

    my main player is #76 of this line....
    A fine, fine breed indeed!!!

    Best of luck
     
  8. farboozle

    farboozle

    Apr 18, 2000
    Fairfax VA
    The seller posted the year is 2004. It should be a NS5-XL, 35" scale. It would probably help to post a picture of the rear of the headstock with the model number and year.
     
  9. Mrevol

    Mrevol Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2013
    Here's a pic of the back of the headstock for you guys.
     

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  10. Mrevol

    Mrevol Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2013
  11. Mrevol

    Mrevol Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2013
  12. drgroove111

    drgroove111 Supporting Member

    Jul 19, 2010
    Actually, a picture of the front of the head stock will help out even more.

    I do not think this is a 35" ns-5 XL, farboozle.

    My money is on this being an SSD NS-5 34" made in Woodstock, NY. These were standard as 34" scale, although a custom order could have certainly made it 35" (PJ at Spector could confirm that).

    The 35" ns-5 xl models were becoming more popular in the late 90's. They were rare (or perhaps even non-existent in 94')....

    Also, the back of the headstock does not indicate that it is an "XL"...

    Can the seller confirm / deny (picture of front of head-stock?)?
    thx

    Beautiful instrument!
    Best of luck with the sale!!!
     
  13. Mrevol

    Mrevol Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2013
    Here's a pic of the headstock. Thanks for the support. Getting a lot of trade offers but bass is still here at the moment.
     

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  14. Mrevol

    Mrevol Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2013
    More trade offers coming in :hyper:
     
  15. Sky Pivot

    Sky Pivot

    Nov 8, 2013
    Modesto, CA
    Hey everyone! I just got to play this bass two days ago and I have to say I'm sad to see it go. It sounds amazing! And also I had seen pictures of the bass before but when I opened the case I was amazed how better the bass looked than in the pictures. It's GORGEOUS!
     
  16. Mrevol

    Mrevol Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2013
  17. Mrevol

    Mrevol Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2013
    Bass is on it's way to the "fox". Thanks guys
     



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