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Any info on this bass? A fretless Dean bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Farquhar, Apr 8, 2018.


  1. Farquhar

    Farquhar

    Jul 16, 2008
    bass.jpg Lately I have been trolling craigslist for a cheap fretless bass. I am not a fretless player, but I wanted one just to play around with. I found this Dean bass and the unfamiliar headstock caught my eye. The seller didn't know much apart from it being a dean bass but it was in my price range so I picked it up. It seems like a very high quality bass.

    Does anyone out there know anything about this bass. When or where it was made or maybe a model name, or anything? Sorry for the not so great pictures.
     

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  2. scuzzy

    scuzzy

    Feb 15, 2006
    Troy, MO
    There was a bass with a similar headstock on our local Craigslist a year or so ago. I questioned the seller a lot. It was actually a USA made bass and the little I could find on them was impressive. Supposed to be nice instruments with very good quality. If the price was right and had the funds, i'd snatch it up.

    Also, I believe the one I was looking at was early 90's. I hope that helps.
     
  3. Farquhar

    Farquhar

    Jul 16, 2008
    Thank you! Having a rough construction era, might help me find something on it. It was pretty cheap so I picked it up and I am very happy with it so far.
     
  4. B-Mac

    B-Mac Just like Aretha Sang... R-E-S-P-E-C-T Supporting Member

    I just saw one of these on fleabay...same one?
    Definitely early 90's at least.
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  5. Pilgrim

    Pilgrim Supporting Member

    Dean makes decent instruments. I think they're under-rated.

    I have a Dean Cabbie bass and the fit and finish are very good indeed.
     
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