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4 stringer w/ tremlo bar?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Psyrcle, Apr 20, 2005.

  1. Psyrcle

    Psyrcle Guest

    I can't find any under $1000. Is it possible to find one under $300? I know of a few kits that you can buy to be installed but those alone cost $300.
  2. abngourmet

    abngourmet Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 11, 2004
    I've got a Peavey Dyna Bass Unity Series Limited with a Kahler. Picked it up off of Ebay for about $550. It plays surprisingly well, though I'm thinking of dumping the Peavey Pickups (they kind of suck) and dropping in Bartolinis. I got lucky with the price on mine, but I've seen the Kahler tremelos alone go for $300. You might want to make your own with a Warmoth body/neck set up, plus a Hipshot tremelo. Warmoth actually makes bodies already pre-routed for a Kahler.
  3. Jmann


    Apr 29, 2003
    Lexington, Ky
    those warmoths are set up for the hipshot... as far as a bass with a trem for under 300, not happinin... i bid 275 for a kahlar on ebay (might still be there) and was outbid in less than 12 hours...
  4. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    I actually bought a BC Rich Warlock with a Kahler a while back for $200, sold for $300 in a financial pinch. Just keep your eyes peeled, a few hundred bucks set aside, and an itchy finger.
  5. dam thats cheap!
  6. pklima

    pklima Commercial User

    May 2, 2003
    Kraków, Polska
    Karoryfer Samples
    Bass Northwest had an Epiphone with a trem for $299 and it took them a looooong time to sell it. It's gone now, though. It's a thin market... if you do run across one odds of it being cheap aren't bad.

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