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SOLD FS: Modulus Quantum Six

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Tryxx, Jan 24, 2006.


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  1. Tryxx

    Tryxx Sputnik Forums: Bass Mod

    Jun 1, 2005
    Hurst, Texas.
    Modulus Quantum 6: $2,685 plus shipping or best offer.
    -Alder Body, 5A Quilted Maple Top
    -Velvet Quilt over Blue
    -Bartolini Pick-ups
    -Bartolini NTMB-18v Pre-amp with pre-wired gain
    -Carbon Fiber Neck, Phelonic Fretboard.
    -Hardshell Case
    -Allan Wrenche Set
    -D'Addario EXL 170-6
    -Shaller Straplocks/Strap

    Age: 7 months. (Bought from basscentral.com)
    Condition: Mint

    Reason for selling: I'm 5'7" or so, my hands are rather small, the 35" scale has just gotten the better of me. When it hurts to pick-up one of your dreams basses... that's just sad.

    Info: The bass has not been gigged at all, and has pretty much only been for home practice. It's been on a plane once, but with that neck it didn't even need adjustment afterword, and there is nothing wrong with this instrument. It's beautiful, more pictures opinion request. Alas, I don't have the owners manual, but Modulus has one online, and the three original Allan wrenches, I have two, so I'll include a tool. Also, a brand new set of D'Addario's.

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  2. Andy Brown

    Andy Brown Commercial User

    Jul 23, 2004
    Rhode Island
    Founder/Owner: Wing Instruments
    That is one nice Quantum man. I'm beginning to miss mine.
     
  3. Just in case people are scared by his lack of feedback, I figured I'd post something here for Tryxx. In my personal experiences with Tryxx, he's always been an oustanding guy. He's not a bad player either... :p


    This bass really is in excellent condition. Everything on it plays extremely well, it's got low-ish action and perfect intonation, and when I played it I noticed no damage to the bass what-so-ever on any scale. Tryxx takes impeccible care of his gear.



    Fantastic bass... Too bad I don't have the money...
     
  4. coyoteboy

    coyoteboy Bongo destroys villages and does my laundry Supporting Member

    Mar 29, 2000
    Sactomato, CA
    Thinking of any trades?

    I've got a really nice Zon Sonus Custom 5 in natural quilt w/blk hardware.

    It's 34"
     
  5. Tryxx

    Tryxx Sputnik Forums: Bass Mod

    Jun 1, 2005
    Hurst, Texas.
    Yeah, they are outstanding basses, really. Hey, if you're interested. ;)

    Sounds like an excellent bass, but I'm really looking for cash on this one. My next route is to go semi-custom with a Status neck.

    Andrew, thanks alot. :smug:

    Oh, and price drop.
     
  6. coyoteboy

    coyoteboy Bongo destroys villages and does my laundry Supporting Member

    Mar 29, 2000
    Sactomato, CA
    tempting...Sonus anyone? anyone??
     
  7. BillytheBassist

    BillytheBassist

    Aug 18, 2005
    Texas
    wow... check out that quilt- anyone wanna go swimming>?
     
  8. Tryxx

    Tryxx Sputnik Forums: Bass Mod

    Jun 1, 2005
    Hurst, Texas.
    Coyoteboy, good luck! The world of graphite/carbon fiber is a wonderful thing. :D

    BillytheBassist: Richardson is around East Dallas, right? wouldn't even have to pay shipping. :p
     
  9. BillytheBassist

    BillytheBassist

    Aug 18, 2005
    Texas
    I wouldn't have to pay shipping, but i would have to pay huge medical bill's when my wife finds out..:bag:
     
  10. Tryxx

    Tryxx Sputnik Forums: Bass Mod

    Jun 1, 2005
    Hurst, Texas.
    Ah, well maybe she'll see the low-end side of things, sooner or later. :p
     
  11. Baryonyx

    Baryonyx Inactive

    Jul 11, 2005
    Marathon Man
  12. GSRLessard14

    GSRLessard14 All-Things-Claypool Enthusiast

    Jun 23, 2005
    Newington, CT
    if i had 3 grand burning a hole in my pocket, i'd PM you.
     
  13. Andy Brown

    Andy Brown Commercial User

    Jul 23, 2004
    Rhode Island
    Founder/Owner: Wing Instruments
    Just curious... what's the string spacing? 17mm?
     
  14. Tryxx

    Tryxx Sputnik Forums: Bass Mod

    Jun 1, 2005
    Hurst, Texas.
    Yes it is.

    2" at the nut
    2 7/8" at the 12th
    3 1/4" at the 24th.

    Yeah, 3k is a lot of cash. :meh:
     
  15. UtBDan

    UtBDan

    Oct 29, 2004
    Connecticut
    wow. I wish I had 3 grand. I love Modulus and I wish I could afford one, let alone a 6 string Quantum. Wow.
     
  16. Andy Brown

    Andy Brown Commercial User

    Jul 23, 2004
    Rhode Island
    Founder/Owner: Wing Instruments
    Sorry, I meant at the bridge... string center to string center.

    Thanks.
     
  17. Tryxx

    Tryxx Sputnik Forums: Bass Mod

    Jun 1, 2005
    Hurst, Texas.
    I know, I just included extra information for inquiring minds.
     
  18. Allright....somebody scoop this up already!!! GAS!!!

    Ah well..bump
     
  19. Andy Brown

    Andy Brown Commercial User

    Jul 23, 2004
    Rhode Island
    Founder/Owner: Wing Instruments
    So what is the verdict?
     
  20. BSR6P-Bob

    BSR6P-Bob Supporting Member

    Apr 5, 2005

    He answered that in his original reply.

    17mm - "Yes it is"
     
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