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Ken Smith BT5G Fretless: Rare/Exceptional

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Tim Bishop, Aug 24, 2013.

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  1. Tim Bishop

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    All,

    Questions, etc.? Please PM me. No trades. Serious inquiries only, please.

    For sale only: $3,875.00 + Shipping and Insurance (USA Only). Price is firm.

    Up FOR SALE ONLY is a rare '89 BT5G Smith Fretless. 5pc body and neck. Exhibition Grade Walnut Top, Ebony and Maple Lined Fretboard, Mahogany Core. 9V Smith 2-band pre-amp. Condition is exceptionally clean: Excellent +. Plays, feels, and sounds amazing. Includes Smith Vintage Fitted Case.

    Questions, etc.? Please PM me. No trades. Serious inquiries only, please.

    Several pics provided for your viewing pleasure:

    http://s131.photobucket.com/user/kata3901/slideshow/89 Ken Smith Fretless 5?sort=3
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    These are epic basses.
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    Beauty Tim!

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    I have a kidney I'd like to offer ....
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    You can have both of mine.
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    Wondering the cost to have this bass installed with frets ? Amazing beauty Tim!
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    I would only trust Ken to install frets on it, as doing that is no simple task. It's probably better just to buy a new TNV 5G Elite at that point. I'd love to hear what a fretless smith sounds like. It's hard to imagine the "smith sound" in fretless form.
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