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Vintage Lotus bass?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Al3x, Feb 10, 2013.

  1. Al3x


    May 15, 2011
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    So while looking around on Craigslist for a head, I found this:

    It looks like a decent bass (except for the missing strings and frets), and it's going for cheap.

    Anyone have any idea what these things are worth?
  2. mjac28

    mjac28 50th Anniversary Ed Sullivan February 9, 1964 Gold Supporting Member

    Aug 25, 2010
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    About that there are some nice playing ones though.
  3. jamestown94west


    Jul 16, 2011
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    I see vintage lotus stuff in my area all the time. I would say, given that it needs a refret, it's worth $40-$50 to the right buyer. If it was in 8/10 condition or better, it'd be probably a $200-$250 bass. If it were me, Id trade a fuzz pedal, and turn that thing into a fretless. :)

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