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relist: TBC Lightwave fretless - $750

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by frederic b. hodshon, Jan 2, 2006.


  1. frederic b. hodshon

    frederic b. hodshon Supporting Member

    May 10, 2000
    Redmond, WA
    Microsoft Product Designer
    pics:

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    with HSC. shipping extra.

    fred
     
  2. lamborghini98

    lamborghini98 The Aristocrats

    May 1, 2005
    NYC; Portland, OR
    BUMP


    Damn, thats a beautiful bass! Whats that fretboard? Cocobolo? And is the top Spalted Maple? I wish I had the money.
     
  3. frederic b. hodshon

    frederic b. hodshon Supporting Member

    May 10, 2000
    Redmond, WA
    Microsoft Product Designer
    alder body

    spalt maple top

    cocobolo fretboard

    :)

    f
     
  4. SoComSurfing

    SoComSurfing Mercedes Benz Superdome. S 127. R 22. S 12-13.

    Feb 15, 2002
    Mobile, Al
    Fred, how much more would be involved for the V-Bass-ready retrofit?
     
  5. frederic b. hodshon

    frederic b. hodshon Supporting Member

    May 10, 2000
    Redmond, WA
    Microsoft Product Designer
    i'd have to ask.

    i think it is around $300 or so.

    f
     
  6. TheMightyQuinn

    TheMightyQuinn

    Dec 26, 2005
    Minnesota
    What are the electronics like on that puppy?
     
  7. Figjam

    Figjam

    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    :eek: nice@!
     
  8. frederic b. hodshon

    frederic b. hodshon Supporting Member

    May 10, 2000
    Redmond, WA
    Microsoft Product Designer
    those are Lightwave infrared pickups.

    check out www.lightwave-systems.com

    their web site can explain the inner workings MUCH better than i ever could.

    THANKS FIG!!!

    fred
     
  9. TheMightyQuinn

    TheMightyQuinn

    Dec 26, 2005
    Minnesota
    Sorry, I could have worded my previous post better. What is the control setup? Can lightwaves go passive? I know about the optical pickups, I was just wondering about that stuff.
     
  10. bassjus

    bassjus

    Mar 30, 2004
    Mass
    Awesome bass man, the top on that is exactly what I'd be looking for in a spalt maple top.

    any interest in a MIJ '75 RI Fender Jazz
    /longshot
     
  11. frederic b. hodshon

    frederic b. hodshon Supporting Member

    May 10, 2000
    Redmond, WA
    Microsoft Product Designer
    TheMightyQuinn:

    volume / treble / mid / bass / icetone piezo.

    no passive per se.

    bassjus:

    that's pretty close....i'm looking at a MIJ 62 jazz.

    f
     
  12. bassjus

    bassjus

    Mar 30, 2004
    Mass
    Oh damn, the 62s are great basses, hope you find one. Good luck selling, although I don't think you'll need it.
     
  13. swpyne

    swpyne Basses R Loaded! Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 26, 2005
    Centennial, Colorado
    Is this bass still available by chance? Let me know. Thanks!
     
  14. frederic b. hodshon

    frederic b. hodshon Supporting Member

    May 10, 2000
    Redmond, WA
    Microsoft Product Designer
    yes, it is.

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