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FS: Marleaux Consat 5 Custom

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by nozkcb, Oct 23, 2012.

  1. nozkcb

    nozkcb Supporting Member

    Jan 23, 2009
    ** SOLD ** Marleaux Consat Custom 5

    Pre-haggled/reduced price to make things easy as possible. Well under 1/2 the new price!

    [DEL]$2,000[/DEL] $1,975 FIRM (check, Money Order, wire transfer or cash) plus shipping in the conUS

    Sorry but no trade offers unless it's an NYC Sadowsky 4 string with a rosewood or ebony board please.

    Ebony top, fingerboard and headstock

    The bass is amazing to play and sounds fantastic. And YES, unlike other 34" scale 5 string basses, the B string is STRONG and clear. The bass is in excellent condition 9++. There is very little signs of it being played.

    Bass features the following:

    • Madagascar Ebony top and headstock
    • 24 frets
    • Alder body
    • Macassar Ebony top and headstock veneer
    • 34" scale 5 piece Maple and Wenge neck
    • Satin chrome hardware
    • Delano humbucking pickups
    • 3 band EQ with active / passive switch
    • Ebony Fingerboard




  2. TimBosby

    TimBosby Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 19, 2004
    Omaha, NE, USA
    Super cool.
  3. JDJen


    Mar 18, 2010
  4. Monotheist

    Monotheist Supporting Member

    Nov 24, 2010
    Ottawa, Canada
    Wow! What an awesome bass!
  5. Richard_P_Harve


    May 19, 2011
    Must look away, must resist.....
  6. nozkcb

    nozkcb Supporting Member

    Jan 23, 2009
    Price/payment clarification per mod order
  7. jim777

    jim777 Tarantula Lobbyist

    Aug 7, 2006
    South Jersey
    Very, very nice! GLWTS!
  8. SactoBass

    SactoBass There are some who call me.......Sactobass Supporting Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    Sacramento CA
    Free bump for a gorgeous bass.

    IMO, Marleaux Consat basses have the sexiest body shape of any bass on this planet.
  9. Elionjamz

    Elionjamz Supporting Member

    Nov 14, 2003
    Atlanta, GA
  10. nozkcb

    nozkcb Supporting Member

    Jan 23, 2009
    I think I found the right Sadowsky, but if anyone has another Sadowsky to put up, I'm happy to check it out.

    Also, a big fan of 66 Jazz, AC 4 strings.
  11. nozkcb

    nozkcb Supporting Member

    Jan 23, 2009
  12. nozkcb

    nozkcb Supporting Member

    Jan 23, 2009
    man. . . . . LOTS of tire kickers but no takers. Very odd with the number of emails I get on this it's still here.

    SO . . . . . in order to hopefully get the fence sitters moving. . .

    price reduced into a now ridiculous sub $2k territory.

    NOW $1,975

    For a bass that goes for almost $5,000, it's as reduced as it can be.
  13. bearhart74

    bearhart74 Supporting Member

    Feb 26, 2009
    Will someone buys this so i dont have to keep looking at it?
  14. Dan Lenard

    Dan Lenard Banned

    Mar 8, 2002
    Marleaux makes some of the finest basses out there.
    This price for this bass is nutz , I kid you not.

    So, why don't I buy it ?
    I already have one.
    I am a dealer.
    I originally sold this Consat, so I KNOW how good it is.

    My 2 cents.
  15. nozkcb

    nozkcb Supporting Member

    Jan 23, 2009
    Thanks Dan.
  16. nozkcb

    nozkcb Supporting Member

    Jan 23, 2009
  17. jamsk


    Dec 7, 2011
    Roswell, GA
    PM sent.
  18. nozkcb

    nozkcb Supporting Member

    Jan 23, 2009
    Pm's replied
  19. dostavkausa

    dostavkausa Snowflake, AZ

    Nov 8, 2009
    Hi I am interested in this bass would you take COD as a method of payment?
    I am in AZ.85937
  20. jamsk


    Dec 7, 2011
    Roswell, GA
    Did not receive a reply to my PM. Please try again. Am very interested.