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SOLD Custom Conklin Hollowbody For Sale

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by mark beem, Apr 10, 2006.


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  1. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    Conklin custom 8 string hollowbody!

    The hollowbody (3" thick) is made of dragonwood (red sparkle finish) with a bubinga/maple bolt on neck and 24 fret maple fretboard, 34" scale, Black Conklin standard off-side dot inlays, Individual string saddles, Conklin custom pickups with ramp, and a Demeter 3 band preamp, Abalone capped knobs. This bass also has a purpleheart bound fretboard. Maple board has some subtle figuring as well. Conklin hard/soft case. (Retail: $7050)

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    Large body pic: http://www.nehp.net/~coe1/Picture 004.jpg



    More info can be found on the Conklin website in the "Cherished Challenges" section

    For the hollowbody:
    http://www.conklinguitars.com/cherishedoctober.html

    Asking $3000 shipped to lower 48.

    THIS BASS IS MINT!!!!!!! IT HAS NEVER BEEN GIGGED AND DOESN'T HAVE A SCRATCH ON IT!!!

    US and Canadian buyers only please..
     
  2. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    Will consider trades and trades plus cash for high end 5 and 6 string basses.

    MTD, Zon, Elrick, Fodera, Nordstrand, Eshenbaugh, Ritter, etc...
     
  3. hanales

    hanales

    Jul 12, 2003
    Youngstown, OH
    I have this incredible urge to lick that thing.
     
  4. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    :D
     
  5. Jeez Mark you keep tempting me :)

    Lucky I live in the UK :)

    Come on, someone buy this lovely bass, huh ?
     
  6. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    Back to the top!
     
  7. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    New price: $3,000 shipped!!

    Deal of the century here folks!!! Someone grab this big girl!!!
     
  8. boogiebass

    boogiebass

    Aug 16, 2000
    I'm buying this when it gets down to 2 grand! ;)
     
  9. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    I can do $2000 if you have something to trade as well.. ;)
     
  10. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    Deal didn't pan out so she's back up for grabs!

    $3,000 shipped to lower 48!!
     
  11. Sutton

    Sutton

    Mar 3, 2005
    Plainwell, MI
    Why is this still here?
     
  12. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    You sir can remedy that situation!! LOL!! ;)
     
  13. pointbass

    pointbass Jersey to Georgia Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Nov 4, 2004
    Acworth, GA
    Endorsing Artist: FBB Bass Works
    Just goes to show ya ...... lots of players don't have the gonads to tackle something this size (me included .... :eek: )

    But please, somebody buy this thing before my resolve weakens .....
     
  14. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    Resistance is futile!!

    You -must- buy this bass!!! Your life will be an empty shell without it!!!


    :D
     
  15. Sutton

    Sutton

    Mar 3, 2005
    Plainwell, MI

    lol, unless you drop the price down to the 1000 dollar range, I cant provide much help
     
  16. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    Bump!!!!
     
  17. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    On hold pending receipt of payment.
     
  18. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    Bass has been sold..
     
  19. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Indianapolis, IN
    Congrats Prog! To who?
     
  20. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    A guy out in Washington.. Don't think he posts on here. Shipping it out today.
     

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