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Is this a joke??? Peavey P bass for $1700 ???

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by dafunky1, Jan 25, 2012.

  1. I'm gonna assume they meant $170
  2. MattyH


    Jul 20, 2010
    Long Island
  3. Well, engineers here in Silicon Valley have stock option money and sometimes no idea what a bass guitar costs.
  4. StuartV

    StuartV Finally figuring out what I really like Supporting Member

    Jul 27, 2006
    Manassas, VA
    I wanted to think it was a typo and meant $170, too. But, it's in the heading AND the ad body!
  5. But guys... he "will include to this price, an amplifier speaker Peavey to be attached to the bass Guitar for a powerful sound."

    That powerful sound is what the extra $1000.00 goes to!
  6. sricks3


    Dec 6, 2007
    Duluth, GA
    I really, truly love both of my Milestone IIs. I consider it to be one of those best-kept-secret sort of bass models. Still, I'm pretty sure I paid less than $300 for the two of them. I certainly wouldn't pay more than $200 for one.
  7. GrooveRonin


    Nov 20, 2011
  8. Indeed. And in the body of the ad, it's complete with a dollar sign and decimal point - $1700.00.
  9. smperry

    smperry Administrator Staff Member Administrator Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    Bay Area, CA
    Yeah. Good bass, but no way is that its market value!
  10. WoodyG3


    May 6, 2003
    Colorado, USA
    C'mon guys, read the ad copy. This is a "sacrifice." ;)
  11. 1stOfficerRiker

    1stOfficerRiker Supporting Member

    Mar 5, 2004
    I hope he meant 1700 PESOS which translates to about $130 USD. LOL
  12. So who's going to write this person and tell them the bass is only worth $170? :) Bet it's some guys girlfriend that's selling it considering the name.
  13. Swampman Cory

    Swampman Cory

    Nov 9, 2009
    Los Angeles / ex-Michigan
    Endorsing Artist: Reunion Blues, 64 Audio, Mesa Engineering
    You know, because it's that ridiculous, I really hope he gets it.

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