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Someone please build it for me

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by pablomigraine, Feb 13, 2005.

  1. pablomigraine

    pablomigraine Commercial User

    Feb 9, 2005
    New York
    VP & Managing Director - Willcox Basses
    Okay, everyone is tired of hearing my "oh my god I wish I could drop my frikken Wife so I can afford a new Sadowsky" posts, so here it is:

    Anyone can build me a Sadowsky M5-24 replica (no fancy stuff like exotic tops etc.) for $1,600 or under gets my check. It's right here, I'm waiving it in the air.....begging to give it away.........I'll even trade you my beautiful Stuart Spector American made NS-JH5CM #152 + cash if thats better........

    I want a standard Swamp ash body, no finish, you dont even hafta put PU's or a preamp in it, just want that shape, neck and a SUPER-QUALITY FRETJOB. Slather whatever name you like all over the damn headstock, i couldnt care less, if you do it right I'm happy to advertize for you........

    don't post here, just send me a message ( if Nino or Roger sees this I'm a dead man..sorry guys, I can do no better than stare up at your Beautiful instruments from the muck-mire of poverty....)
  2. JSPguitars


    Jan 12, 2004
    Grass Valley
    Don't worry......for that kind of cash I'm sure you'll get lots of PM's...........esp. if you don't even want it finished.
    THere's plenty of capable builders in here... :hyper:
  3. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    You may be better off posting this in the Basses wanted forum. It's the best place if you are looking for stuff.
  4. truckin88


    Oct 18, 2001
    Newburgh, NY
    why can't nino build something like it, his prices aren't bad
  5. Tim__x


    Aug 13, 2002
    Alberta, Canada
    A fully finished Valenti 5er is well within your price limit. Do a search (on Google or here).
  6. pablomigraine

    pablomigraine Commercial User

    Feb 9, 2005
    New York
    VP & Managing Director - Willcox Basses
    Already spoke with Nino, he can't do that body, or that PU Config.....Ready to give up............
  7. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    I'd definitely keep my eyes open for a preowned Metro.