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SOLD Sadowsky Metro RS5

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by ScottfromCalgary, Oct 8, 2017.


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  1. ScottfromCalgary

    ScottfromCalgary Supporting Member

    May 10, 2015
    Calgary
    Price:
    1700
    Strings:
    5
    Location:
    Alberta
    Beautiful mid-2000's Sadowsky RS5, 5-string bass. This is the Metro, made in Japan series. Perfectly set-up with stainless strings, and this thing is a monster! Has had the Vintage Tone Control (VTC) added for an extra bonus. The Sadowsky pre-amp is killer with the VTC and bass/treble boost, plus you can run completely (and transparently) in passive mode if that's your thing!

    9.4 lbs on the bathroom scale.

    Price is USD. Sorry, but no trades at this time.


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  2. Joshbazz

    Joshbazz Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2016
    Kelowna, BC Canada
    Whoa, this is a beaut! I'm next door in Kelowna, BC. I don't suppose you're one of the Calgarians that visit Kelowna often? Been looking for a pro jazz 5'er, this could be the one.... :)
     
  3. ScottfromCalgary

    ScottfromCalgary Supporting Member

    May 10, 2015
    Calgary
    Hey there! Well, it just so happens that my in-laws are heading home from my place to west kelowna on Wednesday, if we could work something out before that time! It’s pretty soon but just throwing it out there...

    Scott
     
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  4. Joshbazz

    Joshbazz Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2016
    Kelowna, BC Canada
    holy smokes...that is soon!
    I'll look into it tomorrow and reach out if I can make it happen.
    Cheers!
     
  5. Holdsg

    Holdsg I should be practicing Gold Supporting Member

    Sep 10, 2009
    Alta Loma, CA
    Endorsing artist: Remic microphones
    that's a nice bass, never seen a Metro with a 3 digit S/N.
     
  6. HeavyJazz

    HeavyJazz Supporting Member

    Jan 26, 2013
    Virginia
    If I could choose any musician to support as a bassist, it would probably be Joni Mitchell.
    "my in-laws are heading home" - One of my most favorite sentiments.

    Nice axe!
     
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  7. bassboi

    bassboi Supporting Member

    Feb 27, 2009
    Michigan
    Oh yes they were once baby’s too
     

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