SOLD Modulus FBJ5

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by sethlow3, Dec 14, 2012.


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  1. sethlow3

    sethlow3 Supporting Member

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    Up for sale is my Modulus FBJ5. It is a 2006.

    It has a very beautiful quilted maple top, alder body, sienna finish, composite neck, 34" scale, great B string, Bart J pups, and a bartolini ntmb preamp (vol, blend, mids, stacked bass/treble). It is a players bass that plays like a dream. I am only selling because I need an apartment and I am changing my lineup to more inexpensive basses to backup my Fender MIA P5.

    All the hardware was changed to black when I bought the bass. The chrome hardware has since been sold. It has a thumb rest that was added, black strap locks, a small chip on the back of the neck, as well as some small chips on the body.

    NO TRADES. It was $2400 new. Due to the changes and wear I'd like $1300 firm. Comes with Modulus OHSC.
    No international shipping. PayPal or money order. Buyer splits shipping.
     
  2. sethlow3

    sethlow3 Supporting Member

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    Price change! Priced to move at $1300. More pics upon request.
     
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  6. bikeplate

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    Hi

    Any idea of the weight of the bass?

    Rob
     
  7. sethlow3

    sethlow3 Supporting Member

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    Bathroom scale says 9.25lbs.
     
  8. takhammer

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    How deep/big are the screwholes for the thumbrest?
     
  9. sethlow3

    sethlow3 Supporting Member

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    I honestly wouldn't know without taking it out. I got that thing put in years ago by my tech. It makes finger style much easier. Especially if on the B string. I use the floating thumb technique on my other strings and it still allows for that same feel.
     
  10. sethlow3

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    I understand that to some the thumb rest may be a turn off, but it can be removed and covered by things like a ramp etc. Considering the bass was $2400 new it's a steal at this price.
     
  11. SuprF1y

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    How are the frets going?
     
  12. sethlow3

    sethlow3 Supporting Member

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    Frets are going great actually. :)
     
  13. xabicho

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    What is the string spacing at the bridge?
     
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  15. dave2

    dave2 Gold Supporting Member

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    Sethlow
    I am interested in the Modulus. I cannot PM you from the Tapatalk app on my phone. Can U please PM me and we will discuss the bass.

    Thanks,
    Dave
     
  16. sethlow3

    sethlow3 Supporting Member

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    They really need PM on the App. I always just use my web browser on the phone instead. The app is in sore need of common TB features and is too limited. C'mon TB you're better than that.
     
  17. dave2

    dave2 Gold Supporting Member

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    Yes they do need to fix the PM capability on the Tapatalk app. I can PM using the app to other sites but not Talkbass.

    I did reply to your PM just minutes ago. Please PM me again with more info.

    Thanks,

    Dave
     
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    Got your PM - Thanks for the reply, I'll look for the pics. You can email directly if that is easier - see email in PM
     
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