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NBD Minty T-40 ...WOW!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by line6bassist, Mar 5, 2014.


  1. I just pick up this Peavey T-40 and I must admit I'm impress with the tone and the grain on this one is INSANE!!. Its pretty Minty and could pass like new...Cant wait to get it set-up and use it on a Country Gig :D
     

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  2. tgriley62

    tgriley62

    Jan 25, 2011
    S.E. Mo
    Sweet
     
  3. SirMjac28

    SirMjac28 Patiently Waiting For The Next British Invasion Gold Supporting Member

    Aug 25, 2010
    The Great Midwest
    Gorgeous congrats I have a T-45 in the same condition I really credit those cases they have always been some of the sturdiest cases ever made and really protect the instruments that one looks unplayed she is a beauty.
     
  4. One of the nicest T-40s I've seen. Congrats!
     
  5. garp

    garp Supporting Member

    Feb 7, 2009
    Connecticut USA
    Nice! If only Hartley had advertised the weight of the darned thing, I’d likely still own my T-40.
     
  6. Baird6869

    Baird6869 LET'S GO BLUE JAYS...(in 2016)...LET'S GO!!

    What is the weight? I have owned a few different T-40's and all were over 11lbs.

    Yours looks heavy.;)
     
  7. Insane in the grain! Totally sweet.
     
  8. kcole4001

    kcole4001

    Oct 7, 2009
    Nova Scotia
    Very nice!
     
  9. tangentmusic

    tangentmusic A figment of our exaggeration

    Aug 17, 2007
    Reno/Tahoe
    Terrific grain! Congrats
     
  10. Love that wood grain - congrats!
     
  11. smcd

    smcd

    Jun 28, 2009
    Boston, MA
    Good Lord, that grain!!
     
  12. FrednBass

    FrednBass

    Feb 24, 2012
    Great, I just drooled all over my keyboard
     
  13. Thanks Guys!!! I do agree with mjac28 the case is super sturdy and keeps these instruments in excellent condition. I really have no idea on the weight but honestly it doesn't seem that heavy at all. Many tone options on these basses..IM HAPPY! :hyper:
     
  14. That looks amazing! Was considering a T-40 when I saw one on sale down here, but the guy wanted a very firm £625. Far too rich for my blood - now I feel like if I had bought it, I'd have a serious case of grain-envy right now ;)
     
  15. johnson79

    johnson79

    Jan 8, 2010
    Lancaster, PA
    She's a real beaut!

    My first bass was a T40. Never missed it until recently. I'd like to pick one up soon.
     
  16. spiritbass

    spiritbass Supporting Member

    Jun 9, 2004
    Ashland, MO
    That's a nice specimen - enjoy! :bassist:

    I and a co-worker went to the Peavey factory in the early eighties for training and a tour. Hartley was innovative in CNC and had it going on, making ten or twelve necks simultaneously. He was also working on automating the finishing process at the time. Cool stuff! :cool:
     
  17. JH Statts

    JH Statts

    Jan 17, 2014
    Great bass! Built like a tank.
     
  18. Ponsonby Britt

    Ponsonby Britt Supporting Member

    Oct 8, 2013
    Mid-Michigan
    Very nice. I had one about 10 years ago, though not a wood-grain finish.