SOLD Custom Roscoe SKB3005 With Absolute Crazy NICE Cocobolo top

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Bassworship1, Dec 21, 2017.


  1. Bassworship1

    Bassworship1 Inactive

    Jun 20, 2013
    Jackson
    Price:
    2700
    Strings:
    5
    Location:
    Kentucky
    Edit: will trade for a very nice Roscoe 5 string with Bart Electronics. Can add money for right bass

    Possibly other high end Basses...


    This bass has 1 of the nicest tops I;ve ever seen and just returned last week from the Roscoe Shop where Keith done their famous Plek job and set it up to perfection. The tone and playability of this bass is amazing. It has a Ash body and Cocobolo top along with Aguilar DCB pickups and OBP-3 Preamp. This bass also has what Keith said was a limited run of fretboard wood using a Wenge Sapwood. The bass is as close to mint in every way and plays and sounds better than she looks. It weighs a little over 9.5 pounds according to my digital scale.

    Trades 5 string only:
    Roscoe with Bart system oor Nordstrand DC pickups.

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    Last edited: Jan 12, 2018
  2. Lowendtech

    Lowendtech Happily trending in my own peculiar direction. Supporting Member

    Whaaaa? Why don’t you just swap electrics. It’s beautiful.
     
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  3. silvertone

    silvertone

    Nov 6, 2007
    SF, CA
    Would you accept $2600 plus shipping or are you firm about trade only?
     
  4. Didn't you just sell the Roscoe Bart's from one of these?

    Brother.
    I've played them all...promise ya...
    Go Roscoe Bart's and Demeter onboard pre...you won't look back
     
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  5. Nightman

    Nightman If it ain't low, it's got to go! Supporting Member

    Jun 3, 2013
    Atlanta, GA
    This!!!
     
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  6. Matt Morgan

    Matt Morgan Fellow Conspirator Supporting Member

    Son of a .... I was so looking forward to a special Christmas present... to myself...
     
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  7. Thank God this is gone.
     
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  8. DEMETRI

    DEMETRI

    Mar 6, 2008
    Los Angeles
    is this back on the market? just saw the thread pop back up in recent.. thought it was off the market thought?
     
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  9. Bassworship1

    Bassworship1 Inactive

    Jun 20, 2013
    Jackson
  10. Jesuguru

    Jesuguru Supporting Member

    Sep 19, 2003
    DC area (for now)
    Beautiful... I'm also seriously wondering if the electronics can be swapped out, would the Barts fit in there?
     
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  11. Bassworship1

    Bassworship1 Inactive

    Jun 20, 2013
    Jackson
    Yes the standard Roscoe bart electronics would work on this bass and be exact fit.
     
  12. bearhart74

    bearhart74 Supporting Member

    Feb 26, 2009
    how to the aggies sound compared to the stock barts on most SKB's?
     
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  13. Matt Morgan

    Matt Morgan Fellow Conspirator Supporting Member

    Just to make sure I've got things correct: this unicorn is back on the market? As in, for sale?
     
  14. Bassworship1

    Bassworship1 Inactive

    Jun 20, 2013
    Jackson
    @Matt Morgan
    Lots of trade offers and interest but it’s still available.
     
  15. Matt Morgan

    Matt Morgan Fellow Conspirator Supporting Member

    You're a bad man. Oh well, marriage is over-rated anyway, right? Let me see what I can do.
     
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  16. Ampslut

    Ampslut

    May 15, 2017
    Barrackville WV
    You will have sellers remorse.
     
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  17. tangripper

    tangripper

    Apr 5, 2018
    Myrtle Beach
    where did this bass end up?
     
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