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FT Feeler: F Bass VF5 Alder/RW for Ash/Maple

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by J.Wolf, Dec 8, 2013.


  1. J.Wolf

    J.Wolf Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2003
    Asheville, NC
    I got this bass from Tom7 a few months back, and it is a phenomenal bass, but I have discovered, yet again, that I'm an ash maple guy at heart. So I'm reluctantly putting out the trade feeler for now to see if anyone has an ash/maple VF5 or a similar ash/maple jazz style bass to trade.

    This bass is MINT, comes with the Levy's 'F bass' Bag, includes chrome pickup cover, F bass plexiglass ramp, ships with DR Nickel Lo Riders.

    Trade has to be for:

    34" scale
    ash/maple
    jazz pickups
    fretted

    Not for outright sale at this time, and not looking for any other types of basses, so I probably wont respond to inquiries about either. Please don't be offended.

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  2. jbares

    jbares Ragin'Cajun Supporting Member

    Nov 23, 2003
    Lafayette, Louisiana
    WOW! What a stunner Jake!! I too am a maple/ash guy BUT this bass is KILLER! Gotta LOVE Fbasses!! Still miss my BN5..best of luck with your search
     
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  4. modder5s4s

    modder5s4s Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Oct 30, 2013
    Cincinnati, OH
    What kind of value
     
  5. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Atlanta, GA!
    Same here Jake, Maple and Ash is the wood combo I constantly gravitate towards, but that is a sick looking F!
     
  6. These are some really special basses.
     
  7. J.Wolf

    J.Wolf Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2003
    Asheville, NC
    Thanks guys, it's really a spectacular bass, and I hate to let it go, but I'm not fortunate enough to be able to keep it and pick up another bass, so it'll have to go to another good home.

    I've got about 2600 into it, so about that's where I'd place the trade value.
     
  8. J.Wolf

    J.Wolf Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2003
    Asheville, NC
    Bump for ash maple jazz trades
     
  9. basses55

    basses55 Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 24, 2003
    Toronto
    Bump for a great seller..and bass. These alder/rosewood VFs are very cool! GLWTT
     
  10. I own one just like it and love it!
     
  11. kokorollc

    kokorollc Gold Supporting Member

    May 22, 2008
    If you would like a NYC Sadowsky 4 PJ (7.5 lbs) ash/maple hit me up:-D
     
  12. J.Wolf

    J.Wolf Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2003
    Asheville, NC
    still looking for the right ash maple jazz...
     
  13. J.Wolf

    J.Wolf Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2003
    Asheville, NC
  14. Tom7

    Tom7 I'm so bright, my mom called me son! ;-) Supporting Member

    Jan 31, 2000
    Eagle River, Alaska
    I can vouch for both the bass and the bassists... top drawer!
     
  15. blen dem

    blen dem

    Jun 22, 2001
    USA, Vallejo
    a beauty, weight?
     
  16. J.Wolf

    J.Wolf Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2003
    Asheville, NC
    I don't have an exact weight. Sorry

    Trade pending....
     
  17. stonecoldbass

    stonecoldbass

    Jan 11, 2010
    Melbourne
    Hi, are the pickups 60's or 70's position? I have an ash maple vf5 with 70's spacing....
     
  18. J.Wolf

    J.Wolf Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2003
    Asheville, NC



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