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SOLD FS: Rob Allen Mouse 30 unlined fretless

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Keyser Soze, Aug 25, 2012.


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  1. Keyser Soze

    Keyser Soze Supporting Member

    SOLD! Thanks everyone for your interest.

    Near mint condition Rob Allen Mouse 30 unlined fretless, short scale bass. I am the second owner, bought it from a TBer. Original thread here:

    http://www.talkbass.com/forum/f126/rob-allen-mouse-30-2-months-old-$1800-obo-829704/

    from Rob Allen's site;

    Mouse 30 Maple - $2,400
    Birdseye maple neck with goncolo alves fingerboard
    mahogony body with maple top, ivoroid binding
    • options: integrated thumb rest +$150
    30" scale
    unlined fretless fingerboard
    side dot position markers
    birdseye maple neck, finished in satin lacquer
    1 5/8" nut
    23/32" string spacing at bridge
    semi-hollow body design
    fully shielded body cavity
    oil finish
    single volume control integrated in bridge
    Fishman Matrix piezo pickup
    La Bella 760n black nylon wrap strings
    Hipshot Ultralight tuners
    approximate weight 5.5 pounds
    overall instrument length 38"
    Protech gig bag included


    $1,650 OBO shipped. ConUS only for now, Paypal.

    Available to view/play in Atlanta, GA
    $100 discount for cash, face-to-face sale
     

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  2. pnchad

    pnchad

    Nov 3, 2005
    probably weds this week - check your PMs
     
  3. Keyser Soze

    Keyser Soze Supporting Member

    Replied. Thanks.
     
  4. Any interest in trades? Alembic Epic perhaps?
     
  5. echoSE7EN

    echoSE7EN

    Jul 1, 2010
    Balto., MD
    Hey is that a Cochrane bass as your avatar?

    Free bump for ya.
     
  6. I've got one like this beauty... Did a studio session recently and pulled a great DB sound (pluck near neck with meaty fingertips). Even gets a great sound with OD+midboost and using a pick for that 50's to 70's rock sound. Very versatile.
     
  7. u have pm on mouse
     
  8. Keyser Soze

    Keyser Soze Supporting Member

    No trades at this time, thanks.
     
  9. Keyser Soze

    Keyser Soze Supporting Member

    Yes it is. Not mine, tho. I wish, altho I'll bet it weighs more than 8 pounds.

    Thanks for the bump.
     
  10. Keyser Soze

    Keyser Soze Supporting Member

    I'll bet all of us would love to hear a clip. I sure would.

    Somehow I never thought of playing a Mouse w/ a pick. Seriously: Post a clip(s)!
     
  11. Keyser Soze

    Keyser Soze Supporting Member

    PM replied. Thanks, Jim!
     
  12. Another pm to seller.
     
  13. Only have recording of DB sound, album not released yet. I'll try post link ASAP though.

    Never thought a pick would work on Fretless either, but if it was good enough for Sting....

    Gets a pimped up McCartney-Hofner bass sound -> palm mute/ thinner pick near bridge for that clacky/ quick decay.

    Thick pick/ solid attack gets plenty of thump (try HPF out the mud, then boost lows in 80-120Hz range = yum).
     

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