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Stingray Classic 5- Raspberry Sorbet / Flame / Rosewood FS - FT

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by cocobass, Aug 6, 2013.


  1. cocobass

    cocobass

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    Fellow Low Enders,

    Up for sale or trade is a gorgeous & rare EB-Musicman Stingray Classic in Raspberry Sorbet (Burgundy Mist) with flame maple neck / Rosewood fingerboard, white pickguard/pickup cover- ultra rare combo. One of only 25 made by Ernie Ball.

    9.9 out of 10 condition, due to a tiny ding in the neck, bass side on the rosewood (difficult to see). I have no idea how it got there. I am a former tech at Sadowsky, so I know how to set up basses and this one is set up to play wonderfully. I need to move it due to my humongous hands- I need a bass with 19mm+ spacing in order to play comfortably.

    The sound is pure Stingray- growl and bite that takes no prisoners! Back off on the treble and it is as smooth as glass.

    Priced to sell at $1650 w/ gig bag or interested in trading for an amber/natural Yamaha TRB JP2, Alembic Orion5/6, Roscoe LG3006, Sadowsky Metro 5 in the right color, or even a Yamaha TRB6 JP in Amber or Natural. Paypal or cash local sale.

    Rare opportunity to own a great bass that will go up in value. Thought long and hard about this...I need to move on to a bass that fits my hands.

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  2. MarkPoole

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  3. cocobass

    cocobass

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    Responded to pm
  4. Mojo-Man

    Mojo-Man Supporting Member

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    :cool:

    Very nice, if only it was a maple fingerboard.
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  6. cocobass

    cocobass

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    More pics...

    Strung with Cobalts

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  7. austentaciousC

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    daaaammmnnnn...
  8. cocobass

    cocobass

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    Will trade for Alembic Epic/Orion 6 or Yamaha TRB6 JP2. Whaddya got? I will kick in cash if necessary.

    Cocobass
  9. cocobass

    cocobass

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    Alright y'all- price drop to $1600.00 plus shipping. Still interested in Alembic & Yamaha TRB6 JP series trades. Perhaps even the right (non-stained) Roscoe 6.

    This stingray has fabulous tone- reminiscent of the BOO bass era in every way!
  10. mam1862

    mam1862 Supporting Member

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    Great bass at a fair price. I have this same bass in a four string and it rocks. GLWS.
  11. wellso74

    wellso74 Supporting Member

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  12. cocobass

    cocobass

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    My scale is a bit jumpy, but it looks to be about 9.3 to 9.8 pounds.
  13. kerrycares

    kerrycares Supporting Member

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    what is the body wood!?
  14. cocobass

    cocobass

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  15. cocobass

    cocobass

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    Bass still available. Great tone, gorgeous and a color you won't find.

    Grab it while it's still available!:hyper:
  16. cocobass

    cocobass

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    Bump for a classic Classic!

    Comes with a hard shell G&G case.

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