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Help to identify this HONDO bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Matt Maven, Apr 21, 2018.


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  1. Matt Maven

    Matt Maven

    Apr 21, 2018
    Hi friends! Can you help identify this HONDO bass?



    The seller is telling me that it's from the 70's but I have no idea. Price is 100$

    Thank you!!!
    Matt
     

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  2. charlie monroe

    charlie monroe Gold Supporting Member

    Feb 14, 2011
    Buffalo, NY
    Can't help you, but for $100, if it was right in front of me and it looked like it would take a setup, I'd probably snag it.
     
  3. Matt Maven

    Matt Maven

    Apr 21, 2018
    Thank you Charlie! I've asked for a better picture. I can see it only through the web. If it's a 70s bass it should be a good bass and well worth that money. But I don't know and still "investigatin"
     
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  4. I have had a couple of 70's hondo's. Both with warped truss rods unfortunately. It was impossible to get a set up i like on them. They were pretty though
     
  5. Matt Maven

    Matt Maven

    Apr 21, 2018
    Here are the new pictures
     
  6. In the '70s Hondo was a super cheap copy company, and the copies weren't even accurate.
    Bad pickups, bad hardware, bad wood, bad craftsmanship.
    Starter guitars for kids.

    Find a used Squier for a few dollars more and you'll be a lot happier.
     
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