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SOLD Cliff Bordwell CB Bass 4-String Ball Bass

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by RedGrange, Mar 1, 2017.


  1. RedGrange

    RedGrange

    Jun 11, 2000
    Denver, CO
    Price:
    1450
    Strings:
    4
    Location:
    Colorado
    I purchased this from fellow TB'er Miskha back in 2011. I don't really play it anymore, so I'd like to pass it on to someone who would.

    Here is the classified thread from 2011
    FS: CB Cliff Bordwell 4-string Ball Bass Tulipwood

    P_20170301_181642. P_20170301_181646. P_20170301_181653. P_20170301_181706. P_20170301_181748.

    Here are the specs:

    Dimensions:

    Scale length: 34''
    Neck shape: Jazz
    Width at nut: 1.5
    String spacing at bridge: 20mm
    Body thickness: 1.5
    Weight: 8.5 Lbs

    Construction:

    Neck: 5 Piece Maple/ Bubinga, Neck Through
    Fingerboard: Brazilian Tulipwood
    Fingerboard radius: 16''
    Nut: Bubinga

    Body Woods:

    Top: Birdseye Maple (Full)
    Core: Spanish Cedar
    Back: Spalted Maple (Wings only)
    Headstock Plate: Birdseye Maple

    Hardware:

    Bridge: CB Hardwood Brazilian Tulipwood w/ Bubinga Saddles (comes with extra saddles)
    Tuners: Hipshot Ultralites (Satin Chrome)
    Truss rod: Two-way Adjustable
    Frets: 24 (Medium Gauge)
    Strap buttons: Strap Locks
    Output: 1/4'' Side-mount

    Electronics:

    Pickups: Kent Armstrong with Tulipwood covers with carved-in thumb-rests
    Preamp: 3-band EQ
    Controls: Bubinga knobs

    When I received it the action was extremely high, so I took it to a great repair shop and they set it up, and it plays beautiful. It was also set-up again about a year ago. It is currently strung with halfwounds. TKL Hardshell case (pictured) included.

    I don't have any sounds clips (I'm a horrible bass player anyway).

    Asking $1450 or best offer. No trades please.

    If you're local, you're welcome to come check it out.
    Price including Shipping to the lower 48, I will ship overseas at an additional cost.
     
    Last edited: Mar 17, 2017
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  2. S.O.T.G. Rich

    S.O.T.G. Rich Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 14, 2014
    Corpus Christi Texas
    Damn...... I won't have more cash till next week :(
     
  3. grinx

    grinx

    Mar 24, 2003
    Raleighwood, NC
    awesome
     
  4. WR Jacobs

    WR Jacobs Supporting Member

    Oct 15, 2015
    Where in Colorado?
     
  5. Now I have not one but two CBs to gas over.
     
  6. dmeesq

    dmeesq

    May 1, 2015
    Still available?
     

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