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SOLD Lakland US Duck Dunn (rare) - Aged Oly White Precision Goodness

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Holdsg, Feb 2, 2013.


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  1. Holdsg

    Holdsg Life's too short to play a bass you don't like Supporting Member

    Sep 10, 2009
    Alta Loma, CA
    Offered at $2200, shipped in original white Lakland hard case, within North America. No shipping ouside N.A., sorry. Not seeking trades on this one, need the funds. Paypal preferred.

    The serial number on this bass is DD#20, there are not many like it. A Duck Dunn bass is a P-bass with a Jazz-width (1.5") neck width. This one has a Vintage Olympus White finish that is yellowing nicely over time, with classic red tort PG. There are holes for a pickguard cover, but I do not have the PG cover. Bound rosewood fretboard with pearl blocks.

    This bass has been played, no doubt, but is void of major dings. There are some indents, not past the finish, on the back of the bass, but do not photograph well. The headstock is clean, you can tell its been babied by its various owners.

    Weight is 9.02 lbs on my digital scale. Feels incredible to play.

    Included is the original white tolex Lakland woodie case, which has the red fur inside and are highly sought after as well. The case shows normal wear and tear, but is fully functional.

    Pickups were alleged by previous owner to be Hansons. They sound like vintage P-bass pickups to me, the bass sounds like a vintage P.

    I have added Dunlop straplocks and currently strung with Ernie Ball Cobalts for just a little more kick.

    On to the pics:
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  2. MarkusBass

    MarkusBass Markus Orange loves you. Supporting Member

    Feb 24, 2008
    California Coast
    Disclosures:
    Graphic Designer: Lakland, Hanson Guitars, and Wilkins Guitars
    Killer p bass right there! Great seller too!
     
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  4. ReBass

    ReBass Supporting Member

    Aug 11, 2007
    Orange County, CA
    Man, you have great basses!!
     
  5. Mrfstop

    Mrfstop Supporting Member

    Jan 26, 2006
    New York
    Cool seller bump....nice bass too :)
     
  6. SactoBass

    SactoBass There are some who call me.......Sactobass

    Jul 8, 2009
    Sacramento California
    The matching headstock is killer!

    Free bump for a beautiful US-made Lakie.
     
  7. soxhats

    soxhats Supporting Member

    Jan 4, 2011
    Raleigh, NC
    Ironically, I saw this as I was listening to "Think." GLWTS.
     
  8. Holdsg

    Holdsg Life's too short to play a bass you don't like Supporting Member

    Sep 10, 2009
    Alta Loma, CA
    One of which you know well.
     
  9. oboylebass

    oboylebass

    Oct 31, 2006
    AMERICA

    Cool! I have one on these cases for my Olympic white US Osborn/44-60, it's a nice one. And nice bass too!!
     
  10. ReBass

    ReBass Supporting Member

    Aug 11, 2007
    Orange County, CA
    Indeed! Hope you're still liking it.

    I have a Lakie very much like this one too. Killer bass!
     
  11. Gecko 5

    Gecko 5 Supporting Member

    Bump for a great TB'er, and LOG'er

    GLWTS
     
  12. Holdsg

    Holdsg Life's too short to play a bass you don't like Supporting Member

    Sep 10, 2009
    Alta Loma, CA
    Thanks for all the kind words and such.
     
  13. JEDI BASS

    JEDI BASS Supporting Member

    Jan 26, 2008
    Knoxville, TN
  14. Bassology

    Bassology

    Feb 2, 2006
    Vancouver, BC
    Ah my old bass, a great one. It was originally owned by Branden Campbell of Neon Trees.
    Here's the very same bass in action on Lopez Tonight.
     
  15. Zoomie

    Zoomie

    Jan 26, 2012
    East Tennessee
    Bump for a sweet ride ! I am chasing a Dingwall Super P right now.........must...........stay...........focused.

    Bassology, did you really have to post that clip? I will now have the hook of that song stuck in my head all day. :smug:
     
  16. Bassology

    Bassology

    Feb 2, 2006
    Vancouver, BC
    LOL, just listen to that bass, how punchy it sounded.... whoever is getting it, won't be disappointed.
     
  17. TimBosby

    TimBosby Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 19, 2004
    Omaha, NE, USA
    Wow that's gorgeous.
     
  18. Holdsg

    Holdsg Life's too short to play a bass you don't like Supporting Member

    Sep 10, 2009
    Alta Loma, CA
    I was not aware of the connection to Branden, one of my favorite Lakland players.
    maybe I should hold onto it?
     
  19. swsmusic

    swsmusic

    Sep 23, 2010
    Newnan, GA
    Wow...what an amazing bass! Does anyone know how many of these have ever been manufactured?
     
  20. Holdsg

    Holdsg Life's too short to play a bass you don't like Supporting Member

    Sep 10, 2009
    Alta Loma, CA
  21. that1guy222

    that1guy222

    Apr 13, 2008
    Denton, TX
    Wow, I've never gassed so hard for a CASE! That thing has some serious swag!
     



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