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For Sale **SALE ENDS 9/30 Limited Edition (#10 of 12) FDP Hot Rodded American Precision Bass in Surf Green

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by GTx2, Aug 4, 2017.

  1. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
    **SALE ENDS 9/30

    I have for sale my Fender Limited Edition American Precision Bass (#10 of 12) in surf green with matching head stock :hyper: . This is an awesome bass I've had since 2006 and I am only selling as I have my eyes on another Precision. This bass is in excellent condition and only has 2 very small blemishes (both of which are included in the pics). Comes w/tweed hard case. No mods, all original. Plays incredible!!

    Asking $1650

    Model Name: Limited Edition FDP Hot Rodded Am Precision Bass
    Model Number: 017-4802-(857)/(*257) (*With Painted Headcap)
    Body: Alder
    Neck: Graphite Reinforced Maple Neck
    Fingerboard: Rosewood
    No. of Frets: 20 American Standard
    Scale Length: 34”
    Width @ Nut: 1.625”
    Hardware: Chrome
    Machine Heads: American Standard
    Bridge: Deluxe (Top-Load or Strings-Thru-Body) Bridge
    Pickguard: White
    Pickups: 1 "New" Hot-Vintage P Bass® Pickup, 1 "New" Hot-Vintage J Bass® Pickup,
    Pickup Switching: N/A
    Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Tone
    Colors: (857) Surf Green (257) Surf Green with Painted Headcap (Poly-Urethane Finish)
    Unique Features: Engraved neck plate with special serialization (1 of XX), Side-Mounted Input Jack, Graphite Reinforced Maple Neck, Rounded Body Shape, Rolled Fingerboard Edges
    Source: CORONA (US)
    Accessories: Standard Molded Case

    INTRODUCED: 8/2000
    WRENCH SIZES: Truss Rod 3/16", Saddle Height 1/16"

    Attached Files:

    Last edited: Sep 27, 2017
  2. byoung93888

    byoung93888 Supporting Member

    Sep 29, 2011
    Asheville, NC
    Very nice!
  3. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
    Thank you! It's an awesome looking bass and smooth player for sure.
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  4. bassfreakah


    Mar 26, 2011
    Endorsing Artist Ernie ball strings
    Holy this is the greatest thing since sliced bread!!!!!
    GTx2 likes this.
  5. Treebeard


    Jun 5, 2016
    Fuquay, NC
    Bear Light Symphony, TimepeaceNC Band
    Damn, son. That thing is slick.
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  6. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
    Thank you. It was love at first sight. :woot:
  7. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
    Pretty much! I was hesitant when deciding to part with it for another Precison but I have played some great shows and played on some good records with it so I'm content.

    Just really GAS'ing hard for another P at a local shop.
  8. TimBosby

    TimBosby Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 19, 2004
    Omaha, NE, USA
    Ridiculously beautiful.
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  9. dagrev

    dagrev Supporting Member

    Jun 21, 2006
    Very nice. If it plays and sounds anything like my '00 factory Hotrod, it's nothing short of wonderful. Somebody is going to get a killer bass.

    I'm in Ky. Just tell me where that other great P bass is in the shop and I'll buy it and you won't have to worry about selling this one!:D
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  10. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
    **Additional pic added
  11. rigorous bass

    rigorous bass Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2012
    I love these basses ( just purchased my second one in Sunset Orange and couldn't be happier) and what a rare beauty you have here!!! Do you know the weight by chance?
  12. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
    This one is 9lbs
  13. gsquare

    gsquare Pedal Breeders' BIGBoardClub#104;CabronitaClub#8 Supporting Member

    Jun 16, 2012
    Peoria, AZ
    I can't imagine what the other precision is that would make you part with this. I wish I was in a financial position to snag this gem, do you take layaway, Ha ha!
  14. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
    LOL, it's a nice one. I likely will end up keeping this one here soon.
  15. Kmrumedy


    May 12, 2004
    Montreal, Canada
    Nice bass. Seriously.

    Excuse my unfamiliarity with this model......Is the neck a Precision or Jazz neck?
  16. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
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  17. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
    For sale for only 16 more days.....
  18. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
    15 more days...
  19. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
    11 more days......
  20. GTx2


    Jun 12, 2017
    10 more days on sale.......

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