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Ianez ATK on ebayu should i buy

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by sk8terguy316, Aug 11, 2005.


  1. Planet Boulder

    Planet Boulder Hey, this is a private residence...man Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2001
    6,482 feet above sea level
    I once had impure thoughts. Oh, and I pluck my ear hair.
    To be honest, it's hard to tell if it truly is in good condition from the pic. I would recommend e-mailing the seller. He appears to have a good rating, so you have that to go by, at least.

    As for the neck, nothing really looks "wrong" with it, so to speak - it just looks a bit dirty from wear. Looks like it's had a bit of wear, so you'll need to find out about the condition of the frets, how much "play" is left with the trussrod, etc.

    I have owned 2 ATKs and they are great basses for the money. They are heavy as hell, but they sustain for days and they have a nice versatile tone. The neck is quite playable.
     
  2. tplyons

    tplyons

    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    The neck isn't TOO dark, it's more of a problem with the picture. Not much flast and white bodies make everything look darker. I'm a bit wary because it's a private listing, but the rest looks good to me.
     
  3. BUY IT!

    Ibanez ATK's will just continue to become more and more collectible.
     
  4. CaracasBass

    CaracasBass

    Jun 16, 2001
    Madrid, Spain
    I say Go For It!!!!

    ATK´s are very nice basses and hard to find these days!