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SOLD FS: Skjold LP5

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by khedspeth, Jan 22, 2012.

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  1. Hard thing to do but new tires and my daughter's college bills require me to liquidate some assets:

    I asked Pete for a classic fingerstyle bass with a natural finish and let him know I was partial to one piece bodies. Here is what he came up with. Its an awesome playing and sounding bass as you would expect. Pete's work is nothing but amazing.

    Lion's Pride 5 String

    One piece white limba body
    9 lbs 14 ozs on a digital food scale
    maple neck
    Morado fingerboard
    2 band preamp
    Passive tone control
    Pete's strings (BEADG)

    Since i'm only selling to raise cash, i'm not interested in ANY trades. I would like to get$2100 for the bass shipped in an Access gig bag to the CONUS. The bass is in the same shape it was recieved in, if there are any nicks or scratches, I can't find them. I don't take pics any better than I play bass but here she is, the last two are pics from Pete. I can take more detailed ones upon request.

    Thanks for looking and I hope she finds a good home with someone who appreciates her as much as I have.






  2. p0k

    p0k I play the bass and design things.

    Feb 6, 2007
    Brockton, MA
    So nice...GREAT price!
  3. Thank you and sounds great thru my GB Streamliner too!
  4. JOME77


    Aug 18, 2002
    Very nice! I love the vintage vibe to this one!

    Pete definitely makes a great bass!
  5. Pete is a true craftsman and perfectionist. If I didn't need to sell, this one would stay with me.
  6. Another pic of work in progress...
  7. drgregn

    drgregn Granddude Supporting Member

    May 13, 2002
    Denton, TX
    Very nice! String spacing, scale, and nut width?
  8. Thank you...

    34" scale
    1 7/8" nut
    18 mm string spacing
  9. p0k

    p0k I play the bass and design things.

    Feb 6, 2007
    Brockton, MA
    This bass is awesome...someone buy it!
  10. Thanks p0k!
  11. Wish I was a righty bump
  12. Just takes a little practice and you could be!
  13. p0k

    p0k I play the bass and design things.

    Feb 6, 2007
    Brockton, MA
    Really can't believe this is still around...
  14. I'm a little surprised myself.
  15. Bump
  16. JOME77


    Aug 18, 2002
    Bump for a very cool Skjold!

    Does the pick guard come off without signs of having been installed and/or routing areas exposed?
  17. Never had it off. It is on with double sided tape but Pete says it will come off and look normal...no routing underneath. Thanks for the bump.
  18. Bump
  19. Price drop...

    $2100 shipped in the CONUS
  20. Basso Gruvitas

    Basso Gruvitas Supporting Member

    Jun 7, 2000
    Dallas/Ft. Worth TX
    I'm starting to sweat now! Unbelievable price on what is one of the most killer versatile jazz basses out there!

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