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No longer available Dingwall Z3 buckeye burl

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by AB Nate, Aug 9, 2017.


  1. AB Nate

    AB Nate Supporting Member

    May 28, 2016
    Price:
    4700
    Strings:
    5
    Location:
    Alberta
    I'm not really to sure how serious I am about this but the deal is I have a build in que and I believe I just found my new main player. I've been gravitating towards six strings for a while now and the pics below explains why I'm doing this. I will get better pics soon. I may decide to keep her as it is everything I want in a 5 but for now I'll do the financially appropriate thing and put er up.

    Some specs.
    A link to the Dingwall page to start. Dingwall Bass Specifications | Side by Side Comparison | Dingwall Guitars

    Swamp ash body
    Flamed walnut contrast layer topped with buckeye burl
    Walnut neck with some flame in it.
    Birdseye maple fretboard.
    Super fatty pups
    Glockenklang 3 band
    3x series parallel switches.

    She's got a couple of majorly minor beauty marks that were there when I received her and some standard Dingwall fret wear. I will get photos up asap

    Zero trade interests.
    Price is plus shipping to wherever you may be. :thumbsup:

    My service will be sketchy for the next 5 days but I will try and reply as promptly as possible. Maybe I'll come to my senses in the meantime.

    Thanks for looking and have a gooder!! Eh!!

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  2. RHA III

    RHA III Supporting Member

    Jul 22, 2012
    OR
    Nice bass!
     
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  3. AB Nate

    AB Nate Supporting Member

    May 28, 2016
    Thanks RHA
     
  4. jasesng

    jasesng Supporting Member

    Nov 26, 2007
    Singapore
    Dingwall Guitars (Endorser)
    I have a Z3 (bought on TB classifieds) with a similar wood spec & it has been my main player for the past six years. It has been toured with, fallen flat from a guitar stand on a Tokyo stage & escaped with a little bend on the treble pot. Only recently discovered its gorgeous phat mid content with the electronics in passive, pickups in series & hybrid treble cut down low.

    Interested parties should not hesitate on this.
     
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  5. BuffaloBob4343

    BuffaloBob4343 Supporting Member

    Jul 3, 2005
    Buffalo, NY
    I want this bass so damn bad!!!drooldrooldrooldrool:rollno::help:

    That is all. Carry on.........:laugh:
     
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  6. AB Nate

    AB Nate Supporting Member

    May 28, 2016

    I know!!! Me TOO!!!!!! you don't see many walnut neck Z3 out there!!!!
     
  7. AB Nate

    AB Nate Supporting Member

    May 28, 2016
    I have confirmed with myself.

    That I don't need all of these basses especially with another monster in que.
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    I have confirmed it. Yes.
    I have.
    I'm not telling you this.
    I am telling me this.
    I am not a hoarder. It's not right for me to not share in the joy of owning and playing these amazing instruments. I do not need them all. I will come and check and read this post every day until somebody forces me (by paying me) to part with this bass.

    I am posting the SJ on the left separately. My intent "tonight" is to sell them both..... maybe once one sells I'll pull the other down. I don't know.
    No I won't.
    Maybe.
    No.
    Must sell both.
    Must sell both.
    Not really.
    Yes really.
    My precious.....
    My precious.


    For Sale - Dingwall SJ5
     
    Last edited: Aug 25, 2017
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  8. thomasjbass

    thomasjbass Supporting Member

    Dec 20, 2010
    Highland Heights, OH
    Good lord. And an awesome guy to boot, wow. Just wow.
     
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  9. Be strong, you are doing the right thing! No Dingwall should linger in a case, they need to be loved!

    Good Luck!
     
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  10. AB Nate

    AB Nate Supporting Member

    May 28, 2016
    Yes they do. and they get it but I'm runnin thin on time to spread it around so much.

    Thanks for the vote of confidence.
     
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  11. AB Nate

    AB Nate Supporting Member

    May 28, 2016
    Disclosure photos added. Just Gaver a once over looking for any blemishes I could find and here IT is......
    Back of the 12th.
    And a little fret wear. Normal Dingwall feet wear.
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    Geez Louise. I better put er back in the case. Outta sight outta mind.
     
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  12. S.O.T.G. Rich

    S.O.T.G. Rich Supporting Member

    Nov 14, 2014
    Corpus Christi Texas
    Great bass! Love the super fatty pups above all!! About $1200 out of my budget or I would jump
     
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  13. AB Nate

    AB Nate Supporting Member

    May 28, 2016

    Lucky me. I guess I get to hold on to it a while longer. ;).

    Although it does sound like I have an SJ right up your alley!!!
     
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  14. lotusland9663

    lotusland9663 Supporting Member

    Oct 15, 2009
    Vancouver BC Canada
    PM sent
     
  15. Applejacks

    Applejacks

    Sep 12, 2017
    PM sent
     
  16. Pooshoes

    Pooshoes

    Nov 20, 2011
    Edmonton, AB
    You should sell it back to me!