SOLD Music Man Bongo 4 H/S

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Forcemaster, Aug 21, 2017.

  1. Forcemaster


    Jul 15, 2006
    Portland, OR
    For sale is my EBMM Bongo 4 H/S. This bass is an incredible instrument and was my main instrument from June 2009 to just a few weeks ago, as such it has seen it's fair share of wear and tear, that i've documented as much as possible in the photos below.

    Most prominently it's missing the volume knob (a casualty of an NYC winter 6/7 years ago), I don't have the knob anymore and am not 100% on how easy it would be to reattach.

    Other than that it has it's share of nicks and scrapes all over, but plays great with a furiously low action and just a generally beautiful sound. The weight is right at 10lbs. It's super high output, easy to play and just a blast. $750 shipped to the Lower 48, including the non OEM hard case also pictured. Trades I have two possible interests: P basses OR an Aguilar SL112 cab, nothing else could really tempt me.

    Here are some quick videos I made, the first two videos are direct into my Focusrite Scarlett 2i2, the last video is from the DI out of my TCRH450 into the interface:

    IMG_2320.JPG IMG_2321.JPG IMG_2322.JPG IMG_2323.JPG IMG_2324.JPG IMG_2325.JPG IMG_2326.JPG IMG_2327.JPG IMG_2328.JPG IMG_2329.JPG IMG_2330.JPG IMG_2331.JPG
    Last edited: Sep 25, 2017
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  2. 40Hz

    40Hz Supporting Member

    Now that's gotta be one of the best deals so far this year here. :thumbsup:
  3. shawn1288


    Apr 20, 2013
    I've never seen a relic'd bongo :bassist:
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  4. Forcemaster


    Jul 15, 2006
    Portland, OR
    I was tempted to title it that! ;)
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  5. fivestringdan

    fivestringdan Supporting Member

    Dec 4, 2001
    I have played on this instrument. It is a wonderful example of Ernie Ball craftsmanship. Sam is a great person, have no fear dealing with him.
  6. matty4string

    matty4string Inactive

    May 11, 2016
    Trade for mint American pro jazz
  7. Forcemaster


    Jul 15, 2006
    Portland, OR
    Price drop!
  8. BlackDog Music

    BlackDog Music

    Oct 4, 2016
    Any particular basses your interested in trading for?
  9. Forcemaster


    Jul 15, 2006
    Portland, OR
    Price drop once more!
  10. Forcemaster


    Jul 15, 2006
    Portland, OR
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