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SOLD MIJ Matsumoko lawsuit P bass

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by brett7276, May 6, 2017.

  1. brett7276

    brett7276 Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2009
    Picked this up on a gc run a while back...was kind of an impulse buy as bass plays fantastic...but I don't really need another P bass so here she is

    Logo was removed but I'm guessing it's a aria or perhaps a Memphis
    Made in Japan likely mastusomko made- quality hardware- nice feeling neck with "correct" feeling radius. Replaced guard and pickup ( USA fender I think)... sounds very good nice warm thump and growl...honestly a better tone and feel than some of the 70s fenders I've had. 9lbs on bathroom scale. Frets are in good shape trus works perfect- nice low action
    $300 shipped unless you're west coast then $325...ups kills me on California

    Trades run it by me...don't really need anything but basses or guitars

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  2. vintage MIJ rules! i'd probably snatch this up if my ash maple 70's p need were not already supplied
  3. triplelutz


    Nov 8, 2006
    Aguilar, Elixir, Dunlop
    I have a Squier P5 I'd trade. With a Ulayte pickup and 250k pots.

    What's the neck on this like? Chunky?

  4. jebmd

    jebmd Supporting Member

    May 4, 2009
    Edgewater, Maryland
    I can't believe this hasn't moved yet. A Maple/ Ash Japanese p at this price? I have a American tort guard that would fit this too. Hmmm
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  5. mpdd

    mpdd neoconceptualist

    Mar 24, 2010
    write fender on the headstock with a sharpie and put it on ebay for way more and some hipster will buy it ;)
    GregBass1979 and Forkliftdaddy like this.
  6. seang15


    Aug 28, 2008
    Cary NC
    Damn, if that doesn't look like a Memphis! My first bass, this tugs at my heart strings :'(

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