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SOLD Roscoe Century onyx 5

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by ilustre, Jan 25, 2014.


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  1. ilustre

    ilustre

    Sep 29, 2010
    for sale is my Roscoe onyx 5 in great condition,very minimal wear, Roscoe Century Standard 5 in gorgeous Black Onyx ash body with a maple board and a Maple 3 piece Neck. It is 35" scale and has 18.3mm spacing. Has the Roscoe/Bart 3-band Preamp and Nordstrand Dual Coils. Weighs in at about 9.2 lbs. It comes with a roscoe bass gig bag. Plays and sounds awesome, I am asking 1,550 Shipped!
     
  2. ilustre

    ilustre

    Sep 29, 2010
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  4. CactusmanDoug

    CactusmanDoug Supporting Member

    Mar 31, 2007
    Tucson, Arizona
    Love my Ash body standard. Also you can install a coil switch to go to single coil mode with Nordstrand DC's. I did it with my other Roscoe and it was sweet.
     
  5. ilustre

    ilustre

    Sep 29, 2010
    That is a great idea!!!
     
  6. JoelFT

    JoelFT Supporting Member

    Nov 12, 2011
    Newnan, GA
    I recommend using the inner coil of the bridge PU and the outer coil of the neck. I thought that the outer coil of the bridge sounded too thin. Also, use a push/pull on the volume or blend instead of drilling a hole for the switch. I wish I had done that.
     
  7. ilustre

    ilustre

    Sep 29, 2010
  8. ilustre

    ilustre

    Sep 29, 2010
  9. scyzoryk

    scyzoryk

    Jan 12, 2004
    Vancouver, BC
    My old bass!!! If I didn't switch to a 34" scale I'd buy this back in a heart beat. INCREDIBLY comfortable bass... and a better feeling neck than a Sadowsky 5'er IMO. Whoever buys this will not be disappointed.
     
  10. 5stringthumpin

    5stringthumpin Supporting Member

    Aug 4, 2009
    Lacey, NJ
    Really like this bass. Never played a Roscoe but if I had the funds this would be my first
     
  11. ilustre

    ilustre

    Sep 29, 2010
    This one is gone!!!!
     



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