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USA Hamer Chaparral 12 and 8 string basses for sale

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by 789string, Dec 2, 2012.


  1. 789string

    789string Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
    Early 90's model.
    Bass in very good condition with original Hamer case. Looks like a scuff on the head from a hanger. That's about it.
    Specs
    Body:Mahogany
    Neck:Maple
    Board:Rosewood
    PickUps:EMG
    Controls:Volume,Blend,Bass,Treble
    $1299.00 Plus shipping.
    I take PayPal.
    Email with any questions.
     
  2. 789string

    789string Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
    12 String Pictures
     
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  4. 789string

    789string Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
    More 12 String Pictures
     
  5. 789string

    789string Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
    Even More 12 String Pictures
     
  6. shark1

    shark1

    Feb 17, 2006
    Nice basses.
    Double trussrods?
     
  7. 789string

    789string Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
    Yes, Dual Truss Rods. They function perfect.
     
  8. senmen

    senmen Supporting Member

    Dec 26, 2009
    Germany
    Plse check your mail....
     
  9. 789string

    789string Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
  10. senmen

    senmen Supporting Member

    Dec 26, 2009
    Germany
    Thank you. Still waiting for the pics...
     
  11. 789string

    789string Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
    Extra pictures sent.
     
  12. senmen

    senmen Supporting Member

    Dec 26, 2009
    Germany
    Thank you! Plse check your mail.....
     
  13. 789string

    789string Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
    Hello,
    No international shipping.
    Toooooo expensive.
     
  14. mc2ny

    mc2ny

    Aug 1, 2003
    Check yer Email...
     
  15. Nice basses! The necks are unlikely to be made out of mahogany. Maple is much more likely. The bodies are mahogany, however.
     
  16. 789string

    789string Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
    Thanks, for the info.
    12 string bump.
     
  17. mc2ny

    mc2ny

    Aug 1, 2003
    Thanks for the 8...it's a GREAT one. I've owned several and this one is a keeper. Was set up just how I set mine too with super low action.

    Smooth deal! Not a mark on the 8 either. Real nice for a 20-year-old bass.

    And yes, mahogany body with 3-piece maple neck on it.

    The trans cherry Chap 6 & 12vers are a lot harder to find. Most were black. So it might be awhile before anyone sees another nice trans cherry 12-string Chaparral for sale again...and since Hamer just closed shop, you can no longer order a new one.

    Hamer really does make the best quality U.S. 8- and 12vers with those dual-truss necks.
     
  18. Yep... my Chaparral B12L is black.... boring, standard, black. I would much prefer the translucent red... but can't justify buying another B12L at this point. Mine plays nicely though.
     
  19. 789string

    789string Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
  20. Oh how I wish this was a B12A or S. I've owned a few Chaparrals in the past and I loved them. GLWS!
     
  21. 789string

    789string Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012



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