Had to do it - the deal was just too good to pass up. It is one of Greg's original protoypes that he made before going to market. Just spoke to Greg and he said he built it himself around '85 or '86 and that it is a nice one. I am truly fired up about this one because I have always admired his basses. Here's the info on the one i got: Check it out These next few days are going to drag by while I wait for it to get here.