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SOLD G&L L-1000 BABP reissue 1.5" nut width

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by craigb, Jun 12, 2018.

  1. craigb

    craigb G&L churnmeister Supporting Member

    Hey Y'all,

    I think that these days instead of trying to corner the market on SB2s I'm trying to corner the market on narrow necked L1Ks. Unfortunately I think my wrists are getting even more finicky as I've suddenly run into a number of narrow G&L necks that didn't fully agree with me, and this is another.

    In 2008/2009 G&L in conjunction with the BABP board and Guitarman in NYC did a reissue of the L1000. Traditional controls (vol/treble/bass knobs with parallel/single coil/OMG mode switch). Plenty of options available including all neck versions. This one is a #8 (1.5" width, 12" radius) and has GOT (gun oil tint) gloss neck with maple board. The body is candy apple red over alder and it was reported to weight 8.8lbs.

    It's great - I love the tone even with the unknown rounds that came on it and it roars like an L-100 should. L1K simplicity, modern construction, it's the perfect bass for me except that my wrists/hands are feeling it after playing for more than a little time. So like the fretless I listed recently it's available.

    Great condition, molded case, paperwork.

    $975 shipped $850 plus actual shipping (Fedex ground insured)

    the only trades I'd really be interested in are:

    - G&L L1K, SB-1, SB-2, or LB-100 (1.5" nut width satin neck, <=8.75lbs)
    - G&L Tribute SB2 <=8.75 lbs
    - Audiokinesis Hathor 1505

    I'll get pics up this weekend

    and if you really wished it was a nice L2K -- well I've got one of those with a meatier #8 neck than I like that I need to list as well . . .

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    Last edited: Jun 26, 2018
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  2. craigb

    craigb G&L churnmeister Supporting Member

    pics did not come out great, but here they are


    cargotl1k-1.JPG cargotl1k-2.JPG cargotl1k-3. cargotl1k-4.JPG
  3. craigb

    craigb G&L churnmeister Supporting Member

    I've got some distractions (eye surgery/vacation/eye surgery) coming up so I won't be bumping this again until August because getting it shipped out will be problematic -- but if it's not marked sold, it's still available

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