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SOLD Roscoe Century Standard Plus 6 JJ

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by SteveC, Mar 28, 2014.


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  1. SteveC

    SteveC

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    Price:
    $1,900
    Strings:
    6
    Location:
    North Dakota
    Well, I've tried 6 string 3 times, twice with this bass. It just isn't for me. I had this bass built for me 2 years ago. It has an amazing top. Thicker than many of their "veneer" tops. Honestly, the quilt maple top and wedge board are custom level. I have a few pics.

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    Features
    Model: Century Standard Plus 6
    Body: Swamp Ash w/ Quilt Maple Top
    Finish: Oil
    Preamp: Bartolini 3-Band
    Pickups: Bartolini Dual J Pickups
    Neck: 3-Piece Maple Neck
    Fingerboard: Wenge board
    Hardware: Black
    Case: Roscoe Single Gigbag

    Standard Roscoe 35" scale and 18.3 mm spacing.

    $1,900 shipped ConUS via UPS.
    Only trade considered would be for another Roscoe.
    PayPal OK.
     
    Last edited: Apr 22, 2014
  2. CactusmanDoug

    CactusmanDoug Supporting Member

    Mar 31, 2007
    Tucson, Arizona
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  4. CactusmanDoug

    CactusmanDoug Supporting Member

    Mar 31, 2007
    Tucson, Arizona
    Already have 2 six string Roscoes (that I love) or we'd be doin' some biz my friend.
     
  5. SteveC

    SteveC

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    Thanks, Doug. It's an amazing bass - just not for me. I thought it was meant to be mine as this is the 2nd time I've owned it, but it isn't. It's someone else's bass. I'm just holding it for now.
     
  6. CactusmanDoug

    CactusmanDoug Supporting Member

    Mar 31, 2007
    Tucson, Arizona
    Love the black hardware with the dark Wenge board and black pickups. Really looks clean with the gorgeous quilt.
     
  7. SteveC

    SteveC

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    Gard did a nice job guiding me through this build.
     
  8. I owned this bass for a while. It plays looks and sounds incredible. Signature quality wood on a plus. This one plays effortlessly with a wide range of sounds. It was also my very first acquisition on Talkbass. Great seller here.
     
  9. SteveC

    SteveC

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    Thanks.
     
  10. SteveC

    SteveC

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    Found another picture from the first gig with it.

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  11. Kevin Woods

    Kevin Woods Supporting Member

    Apr 5, 2008
    Chicago, USA
    The look of this six just speaks perfection.

    Cheers.
     
  12. SteveC

    SteveC

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
  13. carlos eduardo

    carlos eduardo

    Mar 15, 2013
    hi you have interested in a musicman bong 4 string and some cash back?
     
  14. SteveC

    SteveC

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    Not really looking to trade. I need cash to fund my next Roscoe. I might consider a Roscoe 5 string for a trade.
     
    Last edited: Apr 22, 2014
  15. SteveC

    SteveC

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    OK, I'll join the sub $2,000 club. $1,900 but that is the bottom line. I'll suffer and keep it before I give it away.
     
  16. Mark Plays Bass

    Mark Plays Bass Supporting Member

    Dec 15, 2008
    Bronx, NY
    How much does it weigh?

    Thanks.
     
  17. SteveC

    SteveC

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    Our home scale doesn't work any more. It's a little heavier than my 5 string that's just under 8 pounds. I'm guessing 9 or so, maybe 9.5.
     
  18. Steve - consider any trades or partial trades?
     
  19. SteveC

    SteveC

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    You never know. What do you have in mind?
     
  20. SteveC

    SteveC

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
  21. Mark Plays Bass

    Mark Plays Bass Supporting Member

    Dec 15, 2008
    Bronx, NY
    I'm going to send a PM if I can figure out how on the new website!
     



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