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SOLD MTD Kingston Super 4 - Bartolini Upgrades

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by leamdav, Sep 18, 2017.


  1. leamdav

    leamdav Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Jun 7, 2017
    Bettendorf, IA
    Price:
    700
    Strings:
    4
    Location:
    Iowa
    Just picked this one up from another TB'er, unfortunately, I can't keep it at the moment. MTD Kingston Super 4 with upgraded Bartolini MM Pickups. It comes in Dr. Browns burst finish. It's a really nice bass. Ships in a hardshell case. It is in excellent condition.


    Some Info from the website:
    The MTD Kingston Super is the perfect combination of beauty and brawn. The stunning carved body and premium finishes perfectly support an incredibly powerful electronics package. How powerful, you ask? Well, in addition to a 3-band active preamp, Michael Tobias included a threeway mini-switch for each MM-style pickup. In the down position the pickups are in humcancelling series mode, which gives a big, bold, punchy sound. In the middle position the pickups are in single coil mode, making them sound bright and twangy. In the up position the pickups are in humcancelling parallel mode and they sound bright and sweet, with a slightly lower output than series mode. When both pickups are in single coil mode they are humcancellng when the blend pot is centered.

    Features:

    Carved ash body

    Mike Tobias’s person design concepts

    Asymmetrical, maple neck

    Buzz Feiten Tuning System

    Rosewood Fretboard

    MTD Quick Release Bridge, ¾” (19MM)

    Spacing

    Dr. Brown’s Burst over flamed maple cap

    Twin Bartollini MM Style pickups

    Volume, Blend, Treble, Mid and Bass

    Controls, mini switches to tap pickups

    34-inch scale

    34 medium jumbo frets

    ~8.5lbs

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    Last edited: Nov 30, 2017
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  2. asands

    asands Supporting Member

    Feb 1, 2011
    Troy Missouri
    Dave, you giving this thing away or what?!? Seems like a steal with the upgraded Bart’s.
     
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  3. Rudi van Disar

    Rudi van Disar Supporting Member

    May 11, 2013
    PM sent
     
  4. D M Lutz

    D M Lutz Banned

    Sep 11, 2017
    Denver, CO.
    pain in the ass trying to find nut width on this thing, ***?
     
  5. leamdav

    leamdav Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Jun 7, 2017
    Bettendorf, IA
    Sorry, were you asking for the nut width?
     

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