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MJT '55 Precision Bass - Sting Clone! (NYC)

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by jbiscuti, Dec 15, 2012.


  1. jbiscuti

    jbiscuti Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2007
    New York City
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Grolsch Strap Locks
    Kind of a feeler...I REALLY dig this bass, but I just find myself favoring my Road Worn P all the time.

    This is an absolutely killer Mark Jenny/MJT '55-esque P-Bass!

    AllParts neck, MJT body, finish, & relic job.

    There is currently a Duncan SCPB-3 installed; I also have an Antiquity for it if you're interested (you'll want the SCPB, trust me on this :)).

    It currently has Hipshot Ultralites installed but I'd like to keep them (I can be swayed for $80). As you can see it originally had vintage-style tuners, those will be installed on the bass (they're relic'ed too).

    There's a little bit of natural wear from me gigging with it - note the pick scratches. The rest is MJT's superb relic job.

    The finger rest is a gorgeous handmade wooden example.

    Comes in a new tweed hardshell case.

    Very light - about 8 - 8.5 lbs with the Ultralites.

    Asking $1160 Shipped & PP'd FIRM. Happy to deliver to NYC & parts of Jersey for $1100 cash!

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  2. el basso

    el basso Supporting Member

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  4. jbiscuti

    jbiscuti Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2007
    New York City
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Grolsch Strap Locks
  5. backtobass

    backtobass Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2010
    Rockville, MD
    sure wish I lived in NY.
     
  6. maguire

    maguire

    Nov 24, 2010
    NYC / Westchester
    It actually kind of looks like Sting!

    In the same way that some people look like their dogs.
     
  7. jbiscuti

    jbiscuti Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2007
    New York City
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Grolsch Strap Locks
  8. jbiscuti

    jbiscuti Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2007
    New York City
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Grolsch Strap Locks
  9. coronado3

    coronado3 Supporting Member

    Jun 29, 2008
    Indiana, USA
    Wow! I love it and have been pondering this same build.... But, it won't intonate with the saddle on the plate???????
     
  10. jbiscuti

    jbiscuti Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2007
    New York City
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Grolsch Strap Locks
    To be honest, I haven't messed with it. This is how the previous owner set it up and it seems to work fine. I've gigged with this bass a whole bunch, it's solid!
     
  11. jbiscuti

    jbiscuti Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2007
    New York City
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Grolsch Strap Locks
  12. NoisySyrup

    NoisySyrup Banned

    Jan 16, 2013
  13. jbiscuti

    jbiscuti Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2007
    New York City
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Grolsch Strap Locks
    Been on the fence about selling this but a MUST HAVE vintage piece has come up. BUMP!

    Just received a $100 setup by the legendary Gil Rosado at Mandolin Bros this week. Price stays the same. :)
     
  14. chrisplaysbass

    chrisplaysbass Supporting Member

    Dec 7, 2007
    White Plains NY
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: labella strings, Aguilar Amplification, Cusack Electronics, Xotic effects
    Any interest in an Aguilar 212 cab? I'm in the NYC area.
     
  15. jbiscuti

    jbiscuti Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2007
    New York City
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Grolsch Strap Locks
    Have to pass on that, thanks!

    Bump!
     
  16. jbiscuti

    jbiscuti Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2007
    New York City
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Grolsch Strap Locks
    Bump, lots of interest in the past 24 hours but its still here!
     
  17. extreme

    extreme

    Mar 20, 2000
    Hey, just waiting for a response to my PM from last week if you end up making a decision...
     
  18. jbiscuti

    jbiscuti Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2007
    New York City
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Grolsch Strap Locks
    Lots of interest but still here...
     
  19. thebrian

    thebrian here comes the boom Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 17, 2010
    Socal
  20. jbiscuti

    jbiscuti Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2007
    New York City
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing Artist: Grolsch Strap Locks



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