SOLD G&L L-2000 Exotic Spalt top Limited Edition 50 Ever Made, Trade for 5 string

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  1. arszon

    arszon Supporting Member

    Aug 28, 2009
    Texas
    Trade for 5 Strings...

    G&L Custom Creations (Custom Shop) department decided to use some recently acquired Spalted Maple for a bass, and the decision to apply it to G&L's most popular model, the L-2000, met with unanimous approval. This fine instrument has all the same features and specifications as the L-2000 with the addition of a intricately figured Spalted Maple Top.

    L-2000 with Spalted Maple Top build info:
    2008 - 100 instruments made

    Specifications:
    BODY WOOD:
    Solid Ash w/Spalted Maple Top
    BODY FINISH: Natural Gloss
    NECK WOOD:Hard Rock Maple
    ( RW fingerboard only)
    NECK FINISH:Clear Gloss
    NECK WIDTH:Choice of:
1 1/2” Width at Nut
1 3/4 ” Width at Nut
    NECK RADIUS: 12"
    FRETWIRE: Medium Jumbo 6100
    TUNERS: Custom G&L "Ultra-Lite" with aluminum tapered string posts

    PICKUPS:2 G&L Magnetic Field humbucking pickups
    CONTROLS:
    G&L Tri-Tone active/passive electronics, 3-way mini-toggle pickup selector, series/parallel mini-toggle, preamp control mini-toggle (off/on/on with high end EQ boost)
    BRIDGE:G&L Saddle-Lock
    CASE:G&G Black Tolex with Black Plush lining

    DOCUMENTATION AND ACCESSORIES:
    Custom Creations Silver Certificate of Authenticity
    G&L The Art of Fine Instrument Making Factory Tour DVD


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  2. Zoomz

    Zoomz

    Jun 27, 2011
    Bloomington, IN
    That is one nice looking bass guitar!
     
  3. droppedurpocket

    droppedurpocket

    Nov 11, 2011
    Plano, TX
    Wow! That spalted top is GORGEOUS! It looks like it could almost be stone. Anyway, GLWTS
     
  4. dougazbass

    dougazbass Supporting Member

    May 6, 2011
    Mesa, AZ
    Is this the 1 1/2 inch nut? No sale price? Please...
     
  5. SactoBass

    SactoBass A retired civil engineer who likes all-tube amps! Supporting Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    Lake Havasu City, AZ
    Does this bass have the 1.5" nut width, or the 1.75"?

    Also, how much does this bass weigh?

    Thanks!
     
  6. BassIsFun17

    BassIsFun17

    Jan 16, 2006
    Atlanta
    how about this G&L 1505 USA made?

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  7. arszon

    arszon Supporting Member

    Aug 28, 2009
    Texas
    This is the 1.75" nut, a Very comfortable 9lbs. on the bathroom scale.

    ONLY 100 Made, Limited Edition
     
  8. arszon

    arszon Supporting Member

    Aug 28, 2009
    Texas
     
  9. SactoBass

    SactoBass A retired civil engineer who likes all-tube amps! Supporting Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    Lake Havasu City, AZ
    Thanks Arszon. Beautiful bass! Nice weight! If this were the 1.5" nut version, I would be all over this!

    Free bump and GLWTS!
     
  10. arszon

    arszon Supporting Member

    Aug 28, 2009
    Texas
    Thanks!
    Honestly I can't tell the difference unless I measure :)
     
  11. Chef

    Chef In Memoriam

    May 23, 2004
    Columbia MO
    Staff Reviewer; Bass Gear Magazine
    I remember when they did those; that's very nice.
     
  12. arszon

    arszon Supporting Member

    Aug 28, 2009
    Texas
    PMs replied
     
  13. Lupinacci

    Lupinacci

    Oct 18, 2009
    Beauty, eh?
     
  14. fuzzychaos

    fuzzychaos

    Mar 17, 2008
    Ohio
    That is spectacular!
     
  15. alexbrownebass

    alexbrownebass Endorsing Artist - Genzler Amplication, NS Design Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2008
    Austin, TX
    What would you say the trade value is for this?
     
  16. arszon

    arszon Supporting Member

    Aug 28, 2009
    Texas
    Trade value around $1300

    Would consider a Fender Am. Jazz 5, newer w/blocks, Valenti, others
     
  17. TimBosby

    TimBosby Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 19, 2004
    Omaha, NE, USA
    Wow, that's nice.
     
  18. arszon

    arszon Supporting Member

    Aug 28, 2009
    Texas
    Thanks Tim, She's even nicer in person!
     
  19. any soundclips?
     
  20. Sufenta

    Sufenta Trudging The Happy Road of Destiny Supporting Member

    Mar 14, 2002
    The Signpost Up Ahead.
    G&L comes up with some nice looking axes! And they play as well as they look. GLWTS.
     
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