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SOLD Darth Vader, modded Squier Deluxe V, free shipping

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by skiscem, Sep 20, 2018.


  1. skiscem

    skiscem Supporting Member

    Price:
    $400
    Strings:
    5
    Location:
    New York
    Up for sale my beloved Jazz bass, it started life as a regular Squier Deluxe V Jazz, i replaced Everything besides the neck and the body.
    here is a list of the new parts added:
    Hipshot Deluxe Tuners
    Hipshot String Retainer
    Leo Quan Badass V Bridge
    Nordstrand Big Singles Pickups
    Countersunk strap locks

    The headstock has been sanded and painted flat black, the body has been sanded and treated to a satin finish (not perfect) but looks cool
    by no means the bass is perfect, but that reflects on the price, the hardware alone costs more than $450. shipping to the lower 48 is included in the price.
    if it doesnt sell as is, i will part it out
    let me know if you have any questions!
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  2. ElliottStrong

    ElliottStrong Music City via the Motor City Supporting Member

    Jun 1, 2013
    Nashville/ Detroit
    Do you have a certificate of authenticity that Darth Vader did the modifications on this bass?
     
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  3. skiscem

    skiscem Supporting Member

    LMAO, no, but it was definitely played by him
     
  4. BurtMacklinFBI

    BurtMacklinFBI Supporting Member

    Apr 3, 2018
    I find your lack of faith disturbing. *force choke*
     
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  5. TheEmptyCell

    TheEmptyCell Bearded Dingwall Enthusiast Banned

    What's the weight like and are there any electronics included, or is it wired straight to the jack?
     
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  6. skiscem

    skiscem Supporting Member

    the bass is on the lighter side, i will get you the exact weight tonight, there are no electronics included and it is currently not wired, you would need either a preamp that includes a jack or just a jack to wire it straight, i ill add some pictures later showing the empty electronics cavity
     
  7. Wfrance3

    Wfrance3 Supporting Member

    May 29, 2014
    Tulsa, OK
    Ok, before someone digs up the pic of Darth Vadar that’s floating around the internet and posts it, let’s not and say we did - ‘course now, I’ve probably indirectly directed it to happen...
     
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  8. Element Zero

    Element Zero Supporting Member

    Dec 14, 2016
    California
    Darth Vader... from Galactic Empire?
     
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  9. TheEmptyCell

    TheEmptyCell Bearded Dingwall Enthusiast Banned

    Thanks. Looks like a cool project, plenty of options to wire it up active or passive.
     
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  10. skiscem

    skiscem Supporting Member

    The bass weights 8.8 lbs
     

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