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Good Playing Condition

Discussion in 'Basses [DB]' started by ctxbass, Apr 5, 2005.

  1. ctxbass

    ctxbass Supporting Member

    Nov 6, 2003
    Central Texas
  2. KSB - Ken Smith

    KSB - Ken Smith Banned Commercial User

    Mar 1, 2002
    Perkasie, PA USA
    Owner: Ken Smith Basses, Ltd.
    A word of caution. "That Neck is a Nightmare waiting to happen" !

    Keep looking, but not at that Bass. $3,600 might be enough to repair that Bass properly and professionally. I would not want that Bass for free, but that's just me. It's not because of the make or construction. It is solely the condition the scares me.
  3. ctxbass

    ctxbass Supporting Member

    Nov 6, 2003
    Central Texas
    Thanks for the warning Ken, but I'm not considering that bass. I just found the description amusing.

    ".....in good playing condition. There is no sound post. The neck has pulled away from the body about 1/8" and there is some wear where it meets the back...."
  4. flint


    Aug 24, 2004
    how, and why, is it strung with "no soundpost"?
  5. cabin dweller

    cabin dweller Supporting Member

    Dec 17, 2004
    Ridgeland, WI
    Its one of them magic no-sound post needed Kays...