For Sale/Trade PARKER FB-5 FLY BASS

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Randy W Lopez, Sep 26, 2022.

  1. Randy W Lopez

    Randy W Lopez Supporting Member

    Oct 19, 2003
    Dearborn Heights, MI
    Endorsing Artist-MESA BOOGIE
    Price:
    3499.00
    Strings:
    5
    Location:
    Michigan
    Country:
    United States
    Parker FB-5 Fly Bass

    Spec Sheet from Parker

    Body - Sitka Spruce With Quilted Maple On Front and Back

    Neck - Mahogany wrapped In A Skin of Carbon Fiber

    Headstock – Matching Headstock

    Finish - High Gloss Polyurethane

    Fretboard - Patented Parker Glass and Carbon Fiber Fretboard

    Radius - Parker's Unique, conical Section, 10" - 15"

    Scale Length - 34"

    Frets - 24 Medium Size, Hardened Stainless Steel Frets, .045" High, .095 Wide

    Tuning Machines - Lightweight Aluminum Locking Sperzel Tuning Machines

    Nut - GraphTech, Width 1.8" 5 String

    String Spacing - .670" 5 String

    Strings - .045 - .130 5 String

    Bridge - Custom Ibanez Mono-Rail II Bridge Featuring Individual Fishman Piezo Pickups

    Magnetic Pickups - 2 Custom DiMarzio Ultra Jazz Hum cancelling Magnetic Pickups with Active Fishman EQ

    Piezo System - Fishman Piezo System, Individual String Elements

    Controls - Master Volume, Magnetic Pickup Pan, Magnetic Pickup Active 2 Band EQ, Piezo Volume, Piezo Active tone

    Output - Single Mono

    Weight- 7.8 lbs.

    This bass is in near mint condition.

    Only noted blemish is on forearm top edge

    New strings and action is set nice and low

    Zelle, Paypal F&F, or discuss other payment.

    Trade considered for a Rob Allen 5, possible J 5 of equal caliber.
     

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    Last edited: Nov 14, 2022
  2. whirledpeas

    whirledpeas Supporting Member

    Feb 18, 2010
    Sittin' Here in Limbo
    Man that’s a fly bass alright!
     
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  3. Jabba the bass

    Jabba the bass Supporting Member

    Dec 23, 2015
    Wow very cool!!
     
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  4. timmus

    timmus JS Bach is really the ultimate bass player Supporting Member

    Not many of those around...even less for sale.
     
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  5. CryingBass

    CryingBass Just a Fool Whose Intentions are Good Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 8, 2016
    I have a 4, these things are killer, and as said above - very rare and very cool! GLWTS
     
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  6. Gregc57

    Gregc57 Supporting Member

    May 28, 2021
    Long Island, NY, USA
    A Beaut.
     
  7. Acoop

    Acoop

    Feb 21, 2012
    Amazing bass. ... What year is it and how long have you owned her?
     
  8. Randy W Lopez

    Randy W Lopez Supporting Member

    Oct 19, 2003
    Dearborn Heights, MI
    Endorsing Artist-MESA BOOGIE
    Not being the original owner, I'm not certain of the year as they are hard to date, but best I can tell is early 2000's.
     
  9. Ewo

    Ewo a/k/a Steve Cooper Supporting Member

    Apr 2, 2008
    Huntington WV
    I know a couple guys who own Parker guitars, and they love 'em. GLWTS!
     
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