SOLD Rickenbacker 4003 Fireglo W/ LED lights PRICE DROPPED

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by WytonBass, May 8, 2016.


  1. WytonBass

    WytonBass

    Oct 27, 2009
    Redding CT
    Price:
    900
    Strings:
    4
    Location:
    Connecticut
    -previous owner sent the bass to England to get a custom fret dot light job done by Sims Custom which cost about $400. Sims Custom website: SimS Custom Shop, LEDs
    -Action is high on this bass and I don't want to mess with truss rods but its almost 1/4" high at the 12 fret.
    -Few nicks and wear marks as shown in pictures but overall good condition.
    -Year: 2007.

    UPDATE: I took bass to luthier and he wasn't able to bring action any lower. I'm not sure what the solution is but bass is still for sale for anyone wanting to take on the project. I've lowered the price to factor this in.

    PRICE DROPPED TO $900

    I'd consider trading for an SVT head

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    Last edited: Sep 26, 2016
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  2. That's extremely gross action. Is the fretboard flat? Shouldn't be any harm in letting off the trusses a half turn to get some relief and lowering the saddles for better action. It may take some settling down.
     
  3. Jaymi

    Jaymi Pink Bass Man

    Feb 11, 2008
    Nashville, TN
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    PM to you...
     
  4. WytonBass

    WytonBass

    Oct 27, 2009
    Redding CT
    Still for sale
     
  5. bassman28

    bassman28 Bass Pluckers Owner Posting in Talkbass Bazaar Supporting Member Commercial User

    Dec 31, 2010
    North Carolina
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  6. WytonBass

    WytonBass

    Oct 27, 2009
    Redding CT
    Still for sale
     
  7. injectbass

    injectbass

    Jun 15, 2016
    Arizona
    That's a hell of a beautiful Ric. Did the luthier try carving the nut? That's probably the issue with the action and also the bridge.
     
  8. WytonBass

    WytonBass

    Oct 27, 2009
    Redding CT
    sold for $900
     
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