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TRADED Satin Autumn-Glo Rickenbacker 4003-Checkerboard Binding

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by FunkHead, Dec 26, 2020.

  1. FunkHead

    FunkHead Supporting Member

    Mar 10, 2007
    New Jersey
    United States
    Cheers, Here we have a Beautiful RIC 4003. They only made a couple of these each month in late 2020.

    Rare Checkerboard binding
    New Single Dual acting Truss Rod design
    Gorgeous Satin finish
    Under 9.5LB per Bath scale method
    Balances extremely well
    Loud and proud E string(Best I ever had on a RIC)
    Gorgeous Rosewood Fingerboard
    New V2 Bridge

    I am interested in 5 string basses as trades or possibly a Spector NS-2. I would also trade for a 4003 in Jet-Glo + some $$ coming my way.
    I would prefer a local NJ/Eastern PA deal and really don't want to do any shipping.

    This beauty is in brand new condition. I removed the truss rod cover just to show that it's a single truss rod.

    Please PM all questions and offers.

    Here are a few Pictures:

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    Last edited: Jan 7, 2021
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  2. bmusic


    Oct 22, 2017
    Los Angeles
    Salicete, Facethemusic and FunkHead like this.
  3. RedGreyRed

    RedGreyRed Supporting Member

    Jul 27, 2013
    Albany NY
    Such a good deal. Would you happen to have a weight?
  4. FunkHead

    FunkHead Supporting Member

    Mar 10, 2007
    I am honestly only playing my 5 string Mayones now. So This RIC along with two other basses are just going to sit in their cases. I am really not too worried about the $$. I will lose money on this bass and it's as brand new as it gets.
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  5. megasplunk


    Jan 2, 2021
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  6. nixdad


    Aug 15, 2008
    Los Angeles, CA
    That price for a new Ric bass with CBB is nuts.:woot:
    I can't believe it's not gone yet.
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  7. moonbass-de

    moonbass-de Supporting Member

    Aug 28, 2007
    Vigier passion 4 pearl white?
    FunkHead likes this.
  8. FunkHead

    FunkHead Supporting Member

    Mar 10, 2007
    PM sent.
  9. tommy cass

    tommy cass

    Dec 18, 2016
    when did they start using a single truss rod? :O
  10. FunkHead

    FunkHead Supporting Member

    Mar 10, 2007
    Many of the newer special runs have them. I think maybe the 4003AC Al Cisneros was the 1st.
    mikewalker likes this.
  11. TNCreature

    TNCreature Jinkies! Supporting Member

    Jan 25, 2010
    Philadelphia Burbs
    My favorite Ric color. Good Luck!
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  12. pfern

    pfern PFern Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2003
    PM sent
  13. FunkHead

    FunkHead Supporting Member

    Mar 10, 2007
    Preferred Trades: Sadowsky Metro Jazz 5(MV/RV or MS/RS), Spector, Any Nice Jazz bass really. Also would trade for other RIC 4003's +/- $$. (No Zero-Fret basses please)
    Hit me up, you may be surprised.
    pfern likes this.
  14. FunkHead

    FunkHead Supporting Member

    Mar 10, 2007
  15. pfern

    pfern PFern Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2003
    Gorgeous bass, congrats on your deal and to the buyer's new bass!
  16. FunkHead

    FunkHead Supporting Member

    Mar 10, 2007
    Thanks, This was a hard one to let go of.
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