No longer available 2015 Sadowsky Metro RV5 Sherwood Green PRICE DROPPED

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Jamie Bishop, Apr 2, 2018.


  1. Jamie Bishop

    Jamie Bishop Supporting Member

    Oct 26, 2008
    Brooklyn, NY
    Endorsing Artist: Laney Amplication
    Price:
    $1999
    Strings:
    5
    Location:
    New York
    I am the second owner of this fantastic bass in excellent condition. Only flaws are a tiny scratch above the control plate and light swirling near the neck heel. Both are very hard to find up close and invisible from a couple feet away. Price dropped to $1999 shipped to CONUS in the original Sadowsky hybrid case (rectangular lightweight hardcase, nylon fabric exterior).

    Alder body
    Rosewood fingerboard
    Sherwood Green with vintage white pearloid pickguard
    34" scale
    19mm string spacing at the bridge
    1 7/8" wide at the nut
    Sadowsky hum-canceling pickups
    Original preamp with VTC and 2 band boost only EQ
    9.8 lbs on the digital scale

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    Last edited: May 11, 2018
  2. flewis

    flewis Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2006
    Raleigh, NC
    That Sherwood Green is beautiful!
     
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  3. Jamie Bishop

    Jamie Bishop Supporting Member

    Oct 26, 2008
    Brooklyn, NY
    Endorsing Artist: Laney Amplication
    It really is. I have received many compliments at gigs, both tone and looks. It's a great color!
     

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  4. kinopah

    kinopah

    Oct 19, 2014
    NC
    One of the more spectacular Metros I've seen on here - and an equally spectacular cat photobomb!
     
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  5. Jamie Bishop

    Jamie Bishop Supporting Member

    Oct 26, 2008
    Brooklyn, NY
    Endorsing Artist: Laney Amplication
    Ha, I did not notice that Copernicus snuck in there!
     
  6. Robin Ruscio

    Robin Ruscio Supporting Member

    Dec 15, 2003
    Denver, CO, USA
    I believe the board is actually morado, correct?
     
  7. Jamie Bishop

    Jamie Bishop Supporting Member

    Oct 26, 2008
    Brooklyn, NY
    Endorsing Artist: Laney Amplication
    Being on the light in color side for rosewood,I suspect it may be. But the previous owner insisted it was rosewood and Sadowsky bills it as rosewood on their site. I will email the shop and see if they can clear it up for me.
     
  8. jaco944

    jaco944 Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2005
    If only it wasn't a 5......and I had 2k lying around..
     
  9. Jamie Bishop

    Jamie Bishop Supporting Member

    Oct 26, 2008
    Brooklyn, NY
    Endorsing Artist: Laney Amplication
    Heard back from the Sadowsky shop, they confirmed that it is rosewood.
     
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