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SOLD Sadowsky NYC Vintage 5 Quilted Maple on Swamp Ash/Maple board/SC/Excellent Condition

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by pre-cbs, May 28, 2011.


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  1. pre-cbs

    pre-cbs

    Mar 2, 2007
    San Diego
    Beautiful NYC Sadowsky Bass in great condition.

    5249

    #5249 | Vintage 5-String
    FINISH | '59 Burst
    BODY | Quilted Maple on Swamp Ash
    FINGERBOARD | Maple, 12" Radius, 1 7/8" Nut Width
    PICKGUARD | Tortoise
    HARDWARE | Chrome
    PICKUPS | Sadowsky Single Coil - (Upgrade)
    WEIGHT | 8.35 lbs. (3.79 kg)
    PREAMP | Sadowsky Preamp with Vintage Tone Control
    STRINGS | SBS45B • Blue (Stainless Steel 45-130T) | Fresh Set

    Comes with Sadowsky PortaBag in excellent condition & Tools/Strap Locks.

    The only marks I can find on this bass are a few swirls on the pickguard. It's in very good shape.
    Has all the growl and tone you expect from a NYC Sadowsky.

    I put in Sadowsky Single Coil pickups.

    $3,400 shipped to the lower 48 states, I'll consider international shipping at buyers expense.
     

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  2. BIGREDSIX

    BIGREDSIX Supporting Member

    Wow, this bass is making the tour, eh? Real nice bass bump...
     
  3. pre-cbs

    pre-cbs

    Mar 2, 2007
    San Diego
    Yes, very nice bass. Super low action, perfect neck.
     
  4. pre-cbs

    pre-cbs

    Mar 2, 2007
    San Diego
  5. systemsdevelope

    systemsdevelope smile and have coffee !

    Sep 17, 2003
    The Center of the USA
    School of Hard Knocks
    could you show a pic without the pickguard? thank you.
     
  6. pre-cbs

    pre-cbs

    Mar 2, 2007
    San Diego
    Here you go, I think a Mint guard would look great with the '59 burst.
     

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  7. Griff

    Griff

    Oct 24, 2007
    Tulsa, OK
    Sexiest bass on TB!! I'd trade my 60th Ann precision deluxe V in butterscotch with an Aguilar OBP3 & my Nathan East V for this!!! Anyway, free bump for my favorite bass on TB. Wow! Serious GAS now.
     
  8. pre-cbs

    pre-cbs

    Mar 2, 2007
    San Diego
    Thanks for all the trade offers on this bass, she is a beauty. I own way too many basses, gotta sell.
     
  9. Love this bass - I wish mine would sell so I could buy it
     
  10. SanDiegoHarry

    SanDiegoHarry Banned Supporting Member

    Aug 11, 2008
    San Diego, CA
    Wow... that's exactly what I've been looking for... Alas, $3400 is more than I have...
     
  11. Ronny49

    Ronny49

    Aug 22, 2009
    Phoenix, AZ
    What a beauty!
     
  12. Doug Parent

    Doug Parent Supporting Member

    May 31, 2004
    San Diego, Ca.
    Dealer Nordstrand Pickups.
    yummy
     
  13. carlis

    carlis

    Dec 28, 2005
    Why the string spacing seems to be uneven?
    the G string is much closer to the D string than does the low B to the E string
    Improper setup of the bridge?
     
  14. Ronen

    Ronen

    Feb 9, 2003
    Milky Way Galaxy
    I guess you're talking about the picture with the PG off. This is probably because the strings are loose. Take a look at the stock photo from the Sadowsky site above and see that everything is perfect.
    Good luck with the sale! Beautiful bass.
     
  15. pre-cbs

    pre-cbs

    Mar 2, 2007
    San Diego
    TGIF bump
     
  16. rwider

    rwider Supporting Member

    May 5, 2008
    Santa Cruz, Ca
    Bump for great bass and Tb'r
     
  17. pre-cbs

    pre-cbs

    Mar 2, 2007
    San Diego
    Sold
     

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