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New 62 AVRI today from the Fed Ex man...

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by okc-zee, Nov 13, 2012.

  1. okc-zee

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    Just delivered,brand new 2012 AVRI 62 P...bass comes in at 8 lbs. dead on...lightest one of the three I've owned...sounds and plays awesome...great set up..I've wanted the classic 3TSB/rosewood combo for quite a while now...There are some really great deals on these new ones lately...This is definitely the time to grab one of these if you're in the market for one...Sorry,crappy pic is from phone...Loves me some MIA Fender Basses !
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  2. IPA

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    Beautiful, can't beat that classic color combo.
  3. 9mmMike

    9mmMike Would you happen to have a cookie for me? Supporting Member

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  4. A-Step-Towards

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    Did you get this as part of there recent discount at $1199.99? nice bass, i had one just like it.
  5. okc-zee

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    Got it for 1145.00..seeing some very good deals on these lately..
  6. inate_hex

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    i love my mia 62ri i had to change the neck though cos it was too wide.
  7. jmpiwonka

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    yeah thats why i had a neck made with a 1.6" nut width

    ended up finding a deal on an AVRI precision body
    added a novak pickup and some other parts and i've got a sweet bass that looks almost exactly like the one okczee posted but with a neck i prefer...
  8. j.kernodle

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    I just got one too. I can't wait to get my hands on it! congrats. that's a light weight beauty. :)
  9. guymanndude1

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    I've had mine a week, Olympic white, love the sound and feel of it. Here it is, got it from Willcut guitars in Lexington, KY. They are an Ebay seller too, very good prices.
  10. Bill G.

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    I have a 'burst '62 AVRI, too. I ADORE that bass! Lightweight and rumbles like a beast!
  11. AMJBASS

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    Nicely done! The sale prices for these right now are insane. These are IMO Fender's best basses(aside from Custom Shop). They are consistantly light weight, play and feel terrific.
  12. Zoomie

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    Sweet Daddy !

    Mine will be here Wednesday. I fell for the old " everyone needs at least one P in 3tsb." OK, I'll follow the sheeple as it suits my desires.
  13. okc-zee

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    +1 and agreed..;)
  14. davidchampoux

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    I noticed the lower prices on AVRI from many sellers... Are they unloading their stock to make place for a newer upcoming 2013 vintage series???
  15. BrentSimons

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    Congrats Man! My Sunburst 62 Jazz shipped out this morning. Crazy prices on these right now.
    Take Care,
    Brent
  16. petrus61

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    That's what I've been wondering...my G.A.S. wont hold much longer. I had planned on buying a 2012 Am. Std after the holidays, but the minute I do that Fender is gonna drop a bunch of Surf Green, Burgundy Mist and Sonic Blue AVRI's on us. Judging from the new Guitar versions, looks like the line may get an upgrade and a price increase if it happens.
  17. davidchampoux

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    Don't forget the Firemist (or Aztec) gold and Daphne Blue!!

    I'm holding myself from a 57' P right now. Not easy!! :help:
  18. ggvicviper

    ggvicviper P is the Key. Call me Marc or Marky Potatoes. Gold Supporting Member

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    I just saw some on eBay for $1050. I think they are gonna change the line soon.

    EDIT: Hmmmm....perhaps the new line will feature a 70's fretless P and a '65 Jazz.

    By the way, nice P!

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