These are rare indeed, and around 6k "new". The bass is simply awesome in every way- Clear, distinct, and bold indeed. What's amazing is the ultra-futuristic idea of a "steel" bass, yet has an all too familiar P Bass feel- remarkably comfortable. This from the Trussart website, with only a string change indicated... Hollow Steel Body with perforated front and back. Bolt-On Maple Neck with Recessed Steel Head Cap Neck Shape- 60's style Maple Fingerboard 34" Scale 1-1/2" Wide Nut 10" Radius Frets #6105 4 Saddle Bridge Controls- Volume (with a push Pull passive active switch), Pan, Treble and Bass Arcane Inc. Hand Wound "P" style in the neck position and a "J" style in the bridge position. Other options are available upon request. Custom Active Preamp Weight 9.5 Pounds Setup with TI nickel strings * Made In America Includes a James Trussart signed Certificate of Authenticity High quality G&G® Hard Case is included in the price of the instrument Patent Pending Base Price: $5884 A unique, special bass, at a really great price. Mint condition, with case and all.