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SOLD NS CR5M Electric Upright Bass

Discussion in 'For Sale: Double Basses' started by matthewbrown, Mar 15, 2019.

  1. Price:
    This bass is in great condition; I've found only a couple of small dings on the back of the neck. I got it in a swap, and it sounds great -- lots of great tones here. It's become clear that I will not be giving it as much use as it deserves, however. For a great description of this instrument, visit gollihur.com -- all the specs are there, too. You can also search youtube and hear many sound samples. There's a nice one called "Anthony Cooperwood -- Cirque du Soleil -- NS bass" -- if I were aiming to audition for CdS, I would definitely want to keep this bass!
    This seems to be a preferred touring bass for many players, and I can see why, especially if you're playing in a pit group. Comes with two stands (one more heavy-duty) and a heavy-duty bag. Also, this version includes a toggle switch for the pups, not a pan control. Currently strung E-C with DB strings, unknown brand. nsd6.JPG nsd9.JPG
    Last edited: May 27, 2019
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  2. Uncorked


    Feb 16, 2012
    Possible trades?
  3. Sorry, just for sale.
  4. CryingBass

    CryingBass Ours' is the only Reality of Consequence Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 8, 2016
    I am pretty sure I saw Eberhard Weber playing one of these a couple of times, I got hooked, and bought this same base ( from Electric Violin Shop ). I love playing it and at that price it should make an excellent addition to some lucky TB'ers stable. GLWTS
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  5. basspraiser

    basspraiser Jammin for the Lamb! Supporting Member

    Dec 8, 2006
    Chicago - NW Burbs
    I've got one of these and really like it!

    Just as an FYI...the fretboard is the exact same as the 4 string version.. So the strings are a bit closer together on the 5 string version.

    Just something I had to get used to... But once I did.... It's easy to play!
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  6. kho

    kho Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 11, 2006
    Pm sent!
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