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Scam Alert!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Woodchuck, Mar 21, 2003.


  1. Woodchuck

    Woodchuck

    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Check out these prices. This has got to be a scam. This email addy looks familiar as well.

    FOR SALE: 1968 USA Fender Jazz bass
    Posted: : 03/21/2003
    Category: Basses
    Condition: Mint
    Age: 35 Years
    Asking Price: $1250

    *** GREAT LIQUIDATION SALE *** BEST OFFERS !
    --------------------------------------------------------------------
    Fender Jazzbass - 1968 -- 100% ORIGINAL
    Rare Original Custom Colour Olympic White Faded To Beautiful Blonde. Rosewood-Neck, Blocks, Binding and With All The Covers.
    Liquidation sale price *** $1250.00 USD (w/ original Fender hardshell case) Email for pictures and details
    --------------------------------------------------------------------
    Fender Precision - 1966 -- 100 % ORIGINAL
    Original rare custom colour CANDY APPLE RED! Beautiful Rosewood-Neck with Dot`s. Great Top & Back without any playing wear. Only one smal & ugly finish wear from a sticker. It is of course all original with covers!
    Liquidation sale price *** $1429.00 USD (w/ original Fender hardshell case) Email for pictures and details
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------
    Fender Precision - 1965 -- 100% ORIGINAL
    Sunburst, early `65 no Binding. Honest playing wear with all the covers. All original down to the solder joints.
    ONE-OF-A-KIND ! (w/ original Fender hardshell case) Email for pictures and details
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------

    FULL NAME: Milosh Cujovich
    PHONE:
    CITY, STATE: Belgrade SR
    EMAIL: nikada_i_nekada@yahoo.ca
    SEE PICTURE: http://avala.yubc.net/~cujke21/
     
  2. PollyBass

    PollyBass ******

    Jun 25, 2001
    Shreveport, LA
    something smells fishy.
     
  3. Woodchuck

    Woodchuck

    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    The store picture looks like Rondo Music's picture. This guy's a worm! :rolleyes:
     
  4. geezer316

    geezer316

    Jan 26, 2003
    NEW HAVEN ,CT
    i know i've seen that picture before on a e-bay add,its definatelt a b.s. add:mad:
     
  5. BillyB_from_LZ

    BillyB_from_LZ Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2000
    Chicago
    Looks suspect to me...

    From what I understand you could hardly get a new MIM Fender in Europe for those prices...
     
  6. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    I suppose they want me to send cash to Yugoslavia...
     
  7. coyoteboy

    coyoteboy easy there, Ned Supporting Member

    Mar 29, 2000
    Sactomato, CA
    ...or Nigeria, I actually got one of those e-mails.
     
  8. They're coming from Afghanistan now, too, and I bet there will be some from Iraq as well.
     
  9. I just got one a couple days ago from the Benin Republic :confused:
     
  10. gfab333

    gfab333

    Mar 22, 2000
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    I think the shipping from Yugoslavia to Hawaii is the deal breaker! :D