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SOLD Mike Lull M4V Active/Passive Jazz Bass. 7.4 lbs!!!!

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by GroovinOnFunk, Aug 16, 2016.

  1. GroovinOnFunk


    Apr 30, 2008
    San Diego, CA
    Endorses Cleartone and SIT Strings
    This is by far my favorite bass to play out of my collection. (I know, I know... You're thinking "if its so great, why are you selling it? Everyone on here seems to always be selling their "favorite" bass and I usually hate when people start that way. But read on... It's really true.) In part because it's 7.4 lbs, but it also just gets crazy low action and plays like a dream. I love it so much that I'm looking to get a 5-string version of this same bass built by Mike and the team over at Lull Guitars!

    The bass is in 9 out of 10 condition and only has one ding on the upper horn of the body (it's really in fantastic condition for a 9 year old instrument). Other than that one blemish, I can't find any other nicks or dings or scratches anywhere on it.

    The bass is from 2007 and was re-Plek'd (by Lull Guitars) in 2011 by the previous owner. The frets still have a ton of life left to them. It was clearly babied while he had it and continued to be babied when I bought it. Because of it being a 4-string, it was also never my main axe, so it saw minimal gigging/touring time.

    Though this has been my favorite bass to play, I've been needing to use my 5-string on more and more gigs and the Hipshot Extender I added on this just isn't the same as having a 5th string. So I'm selling this to fund the M5V I'm going to order.

    Truly the only trade offer I might consider is a cheap MiM Fender Jazz Bass (oly white with tort guard is a weakness of mine) + cash from you for my next Lull bass.

    Mike Lull M4V
    Birdseye Maple Fretboard
    Maple Neck w/Graphite Reinforcement Rods
    Hipshot Extender on the E-String (I'm happy to re-install the original Hipshot ultralight tuner if you prefer)
    Hipshot Bridge
    White Pearloid Pickguard
    Mike Lull Custom Wound Lindy Fralin Pickups
    Bartolini 2-Band Preamp (push/pull Tone pot for active/passive operation)
    Deluxe Hard/Soft Case/Gig Bag (Lightweight and convenient but offers tons of protection)

    ... and did I mention it only weighs 7.4 lbs!?!?!?!?!

    (These pics are from before I installed the Hipshot Extender.)
    (Here's a pic with the Hipshot Extender tuner)
    (The only blemish I could find on the bass)
    (Here's the invoice for the Plek job)
    Last edited: Aug 17, 2016
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