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Southeast Michigan
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In my defense, I was left unsupervised., Male, from Southeast Michigan

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    1. burnunit
      I want this bass and your price is more than fair. I can pay with PayPal, let me know how you want me to proceed, thanks.

      John Burns
      3852 Saxonbury Way
      Charlotte, NC 28269
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    Southeast Michigan
    Retired network janitor (IT admin)
    Current Setup:
    Ibanez SRSC805, Burl poplar and mahogany body, maple thru neck, Bartolini MK5CBC pickups, Bartolini preamp, GHS Pressure Wound strings

    Ibanez SR1206, mahogany body with Ovangkol top, Wenge/Bubinga neck, Nordstrand Big Singles, Ibanez pre, strings TBD

    2014 Fender American Special Sandblasted P bass, Hipshot A style bridge, DR Pure Blues strings

    Fretless J, with a MIJ '63 reissue body, Lowe fretless 32" conversion neck, Hipshot Ultralite tuners and A style bridge, Nordstrand Dual Coil pickups, passive electronics, LaBella white nylon/copper tape wounds

    Mighty Mite P bass body, Lowe 32" conversion neck , Hipshot Ultralite tuners & A style bridge, Nordstrand Power Blade pickup, passive electronics, D'Addario Chromes flatwounds

    2012 Road Worn Jazz Bass, DiMarzio Area J pickups, strings tbd, recently refretted.

    Warmoth roasted swamp ash P body and roasted maple/Indian rosewood J neck, Hipshot ultralite tuners, Hipshot vintage bridge, neck & bridge mounted with threaded inserts and stainless machine screws, Nordstrand Power Blade pickup (but subject to change), strings tbd

    Thunderfunk TFB550B
    Homebrewed ICEpower 300 power amp
    Mike Arnopol Soundworks 2nd gen MAS46 speaker

    Boss GT-1B
    Boss tuner TU3
    Digitech SDRUM
    Empress compressor
    MXR 10 band EQ
    SolidGoldFX Beta DLX
    TC Ditto X4 looper
    Truetone CS7
    Way Huge Pork Loin
    Previously Owned Gear:
    various models by Zon, Sadowsky, Fender, Lakland, Kubicki, Rob Allen, Ernie Ball, Pedulla, Ken Smith, Gibson, F Bass.
    Some I don't miss, some I still kick myself for selling.

    Amps & speakers:
    Various models from Eden, SWR, Epifani, Mesa, Aguilar, Ampeg, Avatar, Fender, Thunderfunk, Genz Benz, GK, Bergantino, Demeter, Euphonic Audio, Phil Jones, MarkBass, Michael Arnopol Soundworks
    G.A.S. List:
    Fender Mustang PJ bass
    Red Witch Factotum
    Headrush pedalboard
    Influences and Teachers:
    Teachers: David Mastick, Dan Pliskow.
    Influences: Jack Casady, Phil Lesh, Jack Bruce, Ray Brown, Alain Caron, Kenny Gradney, George Hawkins Jr., many more...
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Bicycling, hobby machining, target shooting


    Training for the 2018 Wish-A-Mile 300 fundraising bike ride for Make-A-Wish Michigan

    Grumpy old farts 0x73, Medium scale bass club 0b1110001, Fretless bass club 0o81, Ibanez club 13#7bc