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SOLD Ristola 5 string Exotic Bass

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Dentron, Oct 28, 2012.


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  1. Dentron

    Dentron

    Dec 4, 2010
    Galena, Mo
    Hello,
    Selling my Ristola Exotic 5 today. A very fine bass in perfect like new condition. The TKL Hard case is also new condition.. This bass is really nice and has all kinds of different tone settings. I will ship it anywhere in the lower 48 States for $1550 bucks. Paypal is ok. This bass is featured on the Ristola web site.
    http://ristolainstruments.com/carribean_walnut_5.htm
    Body is Caribbean Walnut top on Swamp ash core
    34 in scale Maple Bubinga neck
    Maple fretboard
    Hipshot tuners and bridge
    Bone nut
    Nordstrand DC5 pickups and preamp
    9.4 pounds on the bathroom scale
    A new one is about 3 grand, check out the Ristola website.
    I can only post two pics but will e-mail whatever you want.
    Thanks, Ken
     

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  2. Dentron

    Dentron

    Dec 4, 2010
    Galena, Mo
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  4. TimBosby

    TimBosby Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 19, 2004
    Omaha, NE, USA
    I've always liked this one. A beauty for sure.
     
  5. Dentron

    Dentron

    Dec 4, 2010
    Galena, Mo
    Thanks TimBosby, Its a dandy!
     
  6. scubaduba

    scubaduba Supporting Member

    Dec 23, 2003
    Michigan
    This is a fine, fine bass. Ristola's are works of art.
     
  7. Elionjamz

    Elionjamz Supporting Member

    Nov 14, 2003
    Atlanta, GA
  8. danhmap

    danhmap

    Dec 29, 2010
    Would you like to trade for American jazz deluxe 4strings.
     
  9. Dentron

    Dentron

    Dec 4, 2010
    Galena, Mo
    More pics
     

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  10. Dentron

    Dentron

    Dec 4, 2010
    Galena, Mo
    A couple more pics
     

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  11. I played this today and it is sweet. Super fast action, nice balance too!
     
  12. Dentron

    Dentron

    Dec 4, 2010
    Galena, Mo
    Robert, thanks for the slap bass lesson! The Ristola sounded great with you playing it! Nice to meet you again.
     
  13. Dentron

    Dentron

    Dec 4, 2010
    Galena, Mo
    A couple more pics
     

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  14. climber

    climber

    Oct 21, 2006
    Brian does very nice work. I've had a couple of his basses and loved them. I have a 5 string exotic fretless that I really do like a lot.
     
  15. Dentron

    Dentron

    Dec 4, 2010
    Galena, Mo
    Yes, He does and he was very fast to answer a few questions on e-mail for me. Great builder!!!
     
  16. Dentron

    Dentron

    Dec 4, 2010
    Galena, Mo
  17. danhmap

    danhmap

    Dec 29, 2010
    Would you like to trade for my sadowsky MV5 ?
     
  18. great seller and great bass! bump!
     
  19. Dentron

    Dentron

    Dec 4, 2010
    Galena, Mo
    Thanks but no thanks
     
  20. danhmap

    danhmap

    Dec 29, 2010
    Trade ! With my sadowsky ?
     
  21. Dentron

    Dentron

    Dec 4, 2010
    Galena, Mo



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