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SOLD May Custom Bass Camphor Burl, BEM ~ Scroll NT ~ Must See

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by arszon, Sep 3, 2016.


  1. arszon

    arszon Supporting Member

    Aug 28, 2009
    Texas
    Price:
    1999
    Strings:
    5
    Location:
    Texas
    May Custom Bass Camphor Burl, Scroll Body Style 5 String fretted

    Had this one built for me by the very talented Shawn May who is still building some great basses by hand. They are unique & extremely well built. You don't see these often, but I did see one here a week ago & it sold quick for quite a bit more than my asking price of $1999 Shipped ConUS

    Shawn's website address is May Custom Basses: Welcome

    This bass can be found in his "Gallery"

    Specs:
    Camphor Burl Top (Upgrade)
    Matching Headstock, Control cavity cover
    Ebony/Maple Laminates between top & Body
    Swamp Ash Body
    Flame Maple/Bloodwood 5 piece Multi-Lam neck,
    Birds Eye Maple Fretboard Board 34" 24 fret
    Nordstrand Big Singles pups, 2 ea.
    Brazilian Rosewood P/U Covers
    Glockenklang Preamp 3 Band/5 knob
    Hipshot A Bridge 19mm spacing Black
    Hipshot Tuners Black

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    Last edited: Sep 3, 2016
  2. swpyne

    swpyne Basses R Loaded! Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 26, 2005
    Centennial, Colorado
    Beautiful bass! Can you post the actual weight as well as the nut width?
     
  3. arszon

    arszon Supporting Member

    Aug 28, 2009
    Texas
    Thanks! She's even Purdier in Person! Just under 8lbs on the bathroom scale & nut is 1 3/4"

    Thanks!
     

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