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eBay optimist of the day!!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Nino Valenti, Sep 26, 2003.

  1. ceeprm


    Jul 15, 2002
    Edinburgh Scotland
    looks like a good deal to me- maybe he'll throw in some strings for free!!
  2. Bard2dbone


    Aug 4, 2002
    Arlington TX
    He must be on really high quality drugs, or kidding.:rolleyes:

    Hmmmm...joking,delude,joking,deluded...hard to say.:meh:
  3. ldiezman


    Jul 11, 2001
    man for that bass.. i would be willing to pay 999.99... i mean thats a good deal guys... I mean come on.... :rolleyes:
  4. dabshire


    Dec 15, 2002
    McKinney, TX
    Is it even a Fender?

    The headstock is blank, and those tuners look fishy....

    Now where did I put that $1000 I had set aside to burn....


  5. canopener


    Sep 15, 2003
    Isle of Lucy
    He's not actually claiming it's a Fender...it's a "Fender Jazz-Style." He's also got a "Les Paul-Style" for sale for the same price. I dunno, beats me...:confused:
  6. cods


    Sep 16, 2003
    lol. that's just hilarious.


  7. looks like the first bass I ever owned. I paid $89.00 for it new at Lafayette Radio in Devil's Lake, ND

  8. :eek:

    I had better get bidding!

  9. Deano Destructo

    Deano Destructo Music Man/Upton addict. Hasn't slept since 1979. Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Lets see. Where to begin. Headstock is similiar to a fender shape but not close enough. Must be the first bass Fender ever made that doesn't have a maple neck. Pickguard has been spray painted probably with the thumbrest on. Just a few of the first things I noticed. :meh:

    Nino, saying optimistic is kinda downplaying this guy a bit don't ya think?:D
  10. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    All I can say is..."good luck with that".
  11. metron

    metron Fluffy does not agree

    Sep 12, 2003
    Lakewood Colorado
    Looks homemade. Check the location of the string tree. The g string would only pass under it on the one side and it would bend the string toward the tuner!!! :p