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For Sale Kay 162V Pro Hollowbody - Handmade by Roger Fritz in USA

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Bobo Fret, Oct 14, 2017.


  1. Bobo Fret

    Bobo Fret Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2008
    Price:
    2199
    Strings:
    4
    Location:
    Florida
    Kay 162V Pro Hollowbody - $2,199 shipped/Paypalled CONUS

    NOTE: I forgot to mention previously that I added Schaller Strap lock studs

    --The very rare handmade by Roger Fritz in the good 'ol USA version of this bass - not to be confused with the Chinese-made Kay reissues.

    --I am the original owner and the bass was purchased directly from Mr. Fritz. In fact this bass was shown at NAMM in the year that he brought the Kay line back. I forget exactly when, but it's been several years or so.

    --It's never left the house.

    --Comes with the original two-tone case.

    --Functionally perfect. Cosmetically, there are a couple strap marks on the upper bout where you can see me pointing. Because of the slope of the bout, close strap proximity is unavoidable.

    --Fantastic-sounding short-scale hollowbody that you're gonna love playing, as I have.

    No trades please.

    There's some dust and plenty of reflections in the pics, like what you see to the left of the bridge, for example. There's nothing there - reflection. So feel free to ask any questions and I'll try to answer as best I can. Thanks!!!

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  2. nbsipics

    nbsipics Bass Plasma Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 8, 2016
    That is one beautiful bass. GLWTS
     
  3. Bobo Fret

    Bobo Fret Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2008
    bump
     
  4. Bobo Fret

    Bobo Fret Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2008
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  5. Bobo Fret

    Bobo Fret Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2008
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  6. If you 've ever wanted one of these or an original Kay, this is the one . I have a Roy Buchanon Bluesmaster Tele built by Roger and it 's one of my favorite guitars.
     
  7. Bobo Fret

    Bobo Fret Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2008
    bump
     
  8. Bobo Fret

    Bobo Fret Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2008
    price drop bump
     
  9. Bobo Fret

    Bobo Fret Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2008
    bump
     
  10. Moe Monsarrat

    Moe Monsarrat Supporting Member

    Jul 30, 2006
    Austin, Tx.
    Endorsing artist:Regenerate Guitar Works Carvin, Micheal Kelly Guitars
    I have the Reissue version of this bass. If you love old school thump this is the one. In the studio nothing touches the tone this bass has. Anything I am recording that does not require a 5 string gets the Kay. That's how good it is.
     
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  11. mustang bass

    mustang bass

    Aug 23, 2008
    Wow! Cool retro bass and I love the 31" scale. Can you tell me how much it weighs?
     
  12. Mastermold

    Mastermold Supporting Member

    Love this bass!
     

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