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NBD-$100 Craigslist Score!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by gjbassist, Jan 26, 2014.


  1. gjbassist

    gjbassist Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2005
    Kansas City, MO
    I picked up the immaculate SX Jazz bass today from a local CL ad. This thing looks like it came right out of the box! The guy I bought it from is a guitar player who thought he wanted to dabble in bass. He said he maybe played it half a dozen times. It's an old headstock model and I noticed when I got home that it has 70's pickup spacing! Bonus! I was originally going to replace the neck with a fretless neck but now I'm not sure. It is going to get a new tort pickguard though.

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  2. Mike N

    Mike N Missing the old TB

    Jan 28, 2001
    New York
    Nice score!! Congrats!
     
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  4. Maxdusty

    Maxdusty

    Mar 9, 2012
    Michigan USA
    ooh...nice! Best to buy it from dabbling guitarists imo rather than from someone who's just starting out as they know all about adjustments and such.
     
  5. Rich McCoy

    Rich McCoy

    Apr 8, 2013
    I saw that ad and thought about.
    It looks pretty nice.
     
  6. Very cool score. Congrats!!
     
  7. gjbassist

    gjbassist Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2005
    Kansas City, MO
    Yeah I had noticed it a couple weeks ago when he first listed it at $125. I was interested then because it is an old headstock model. Once I saw he had dropped it to $100 I jumped on it.
     
  8. An SX J in 'burst/maple/tort? You're gonna love it ...

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  9. gjbassist

    gjbassist Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2005
    Kansas City, MO
    Well technically I already have one but it's a new headstock version.

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