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For Sale 1966 Fender Precision Bass 100% Original & Excellent Condition

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Damian Coccio, Aug 10, 2017.


  1. Damian Coccio

    Damian Coccio Supporting Member

    Feb 7, 2002
    USA
    Endorsing Artist: Fodera Guitars
    Price:
    6550
    Strings:
    4
    Location:
    Pennsylvania
    1966 Fender Precision Bass, 100% Original.
    Amazing condition, tone and playability. Bass is setup great and strung with Labella Flats.
    Neck is straight, truss rod works perfectly.
    Included is an appraisal from Elderly Instruments in 2005.
    No trades please.
    Price Includes Shipping to the Lower 48 USA.
    Note, one of the latches is broken on the hardshell case (original).

    Here is a quick little tune using this bass:


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    Last edited: Aug 13, 2017 at 1:05 PM
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  2. Damian Coccio

    Damian Coccio Supporting Member

    Feb 7, 2002
    USA
    Endorsing Artist: Fodera Guitars
    IMG_0558. IMG_0559. IMG_3081_zps879ed3bd. IMG_3082_zps91a5363e. IMG_3083_zpsbca8a316. IMG_3084_zpse69278bb. IMG_3085_zpsb53cf9b5. IMG_3086_zpsc5d789a3. IMG_3087_zpscc3e1f2f.
     
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  3. metallicafan18

    metallicafan18 Supporting Member

    Feb 4, 2007
    Louisville, KY
    sweet lord....
     
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  4. denton57

    denton57 Supporting Member

    Nov 1, 2005
    That looks like a bass taken off the showroom floor in 1966.
     
  5. I hate those guys who waste space on these threads with, "OMG, IF I ONLY HAD THE MONEY, etc, etc, etc."

    But, OMG, if I only had the money....

    That, sir, is a real beauty.
     
  6. Spidey2112

    Spidey2112

    Aug 3, 2016
    Someone has a Time Machine...

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  7. eJake

    eJake

    May 22, 2011
    New Orleans
    Just hold that thing down. I'm gonna go get a ski mask and find some gas stations. Shouldn't take me too long.
     
  8. nbsipics

    nbsipics "I Feel Lost in the City" Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 8, 2016
    Selling my ex wife now. Pm to follow shortly after success:)

    Better than sex. GLWTS
     
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  9. nonohmic

    nonohmic Supporting Member

    Dec 13, 2005
    ABQ, NM.
    I'd really love to see a video of you playing this. You're a great player on the Foderas, would be awesome to hear you on this amazing P.
     
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  10. Gord_oh

    Gord_oh If it ain't broke, break it then fix it. Supporting Member

    Oct 4, 2008
    Michigan
    Great bass! The guys at Elderly are amazing too, bought a 1973 Fender P from them years ago and they didn't disappoint.

    GLWTS
     
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  11. Damian Coccio

    Damian Coccio Supporting Member

    Feb 7, 2002
    USA
    Endorsing Artist: Fodera Guitars
    I have some clips just nothing on YouTube at the moment, anyone who wants to hear it just send me a pm.
     
  12. Treebeard

    Treebeard Supporting Member

    Jun 5, 2016
    Raleigh, NC
    Bear Light Symphony (bassist/vocalist)
    Holy moly!
     
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  13. BusyFingers

    BusyFingers

    Nov 26, 2016
    A fine specimen!
     
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  14. purpleflyhunter

    purpleflyhunter

    Feb 11, 2005
    I'm no historian or vintage homer but that is a beautiful piece of gear. Probably the finest I've ever seen on the market.


    Best of luck.
     
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  15. Jason Sypher

    Jason Sypher Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2001
    Brooklyn, NY
    spectacular
     
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  16. swpyne

    swpyne Basses R Loaded! Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 26, 2005
    Centennial, Colorado
    Oh my, I had one just like this that I bought new in 1966 for $195.00 with a hard shell case! Looks like it could be the same bass.....

    SWP 1966 edit.
     
  17. Damian Coccio

    Damian Coccio Supporting Member

    Feb 7, 2002
    USA
    Endorsing Artist: Fodera Guitars
    Here is a quick little tune using this bass (Labella Flats)
     
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  18. swpyne

    swpyne Basses R Loaded! Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 26, 2005
    Centennial, Colorado
    Old Growth was beautiful! Thanks for that......
     
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  19. That is mint!
     
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