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TRADED Special F-Bass VF-5 - Ash / Indian RW - Nitro - 18mm Spacing

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by bassballs27, Mar 12, 2017.


  1. bassballs27

    bassballs27 Supporting Member

    Aug 12, 2002
    Ontario, CANADA
    Price:
    0
    Strings:
    5
    Location:
    Ontario
    Up for sale or trade is my special F-Bass BN5 with some cool customizations.
    It plays effortlessly and sings beautifully as well

    Here are the specs (keep in mind all of below are FACTORY installed with no mods)
    -34" Scale
    -Northern Ash Body
    -East Indian Rosewood Fretboard
    -21 frets
    -Nitro Lacquer Sunburst Finish
    -Weight - 9.96 lbs on my Rapala Fish Scale
    -Alleva Coppolo JB5 Single Coil Pick-ups
    -F-Bass VF Series Preamp
    NOTE: Vol / Vol / Tone + 3 Band Boost Only EQ with switched Active / Passive mode and Tone works in both passive and active modes
    -18mm String Spacing at the bridge
    -1 and 3/4" Nut Width
    -Vintage Tint neck and headstock
    -Custom cut pick guard
    -Condition is 9 / 10 - Some minor marks near the control cavity, but more or less in mint condition
    -Ships with F-Bass Gig Bag
     
    Last edited: Oct 22, 2017
  2. giovabass

    giovabass

    Oct 17, 2007
    Los Angeles, CA
    messaged you :)
     
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  3. bassballs27

    bassballs27 Supporting Member

    Aug 12, 2002
    Ontario, CANADA
    And replied back. :)
     
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  4. robthebassplaye

    robthebassplaye The World Needs More Bass Players - Start Early !! Supporting Member

    Aug 21, 2010
    chicago
    What a nice Bass ! and, a quality talkbass dude too!
     
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  5. esoxhntr

    esoxhntr Supporting Member

    Jun 21, 2007
    Markham, Ontario
    You're killing me.
     
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  6. Absolutely great guy to deal with here, and a fantastic bass!

    GLWTS!
     
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  7. bassballs27

    bassballs27 Supporting Member

    Aug 12, 2002
    Ontario, CANADA
    Thanks Rob, hope you're still enjoying that Emperor 5 Deluxe!

    Not doing it on purpose.......and you're very close to me geographically too. :)

    Thanks man! Too bad you didn't end up with the VF body shaped BN5, it was traded to a friend of mine locally
     
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  8. Bassman415

    Bassman415 I make the floor shake

    Nov 17, 2008
    The Desert
    Isn't that Starkman's old bass ?
     
  9. bassballs27

    bassballs27 Supporting Member

    Aug 12, 2002
    Ontario, CANADA
    Yes
     
  10. J.Wolf

    J.Wolf Gear Reviewer - Bass Musician Magazine Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2003
    Asheville, NC
    wow thats hot! Ash/rw AND rear routed? Fuggetaboutit!
     
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  11. bassballs27

    bassballs27 Supporting Member

    Aug 12, 2002
    Ontario, CANADA
    This is a deadly VF-5. One of my favourite F's, ever.
     
  12. esoxhntr

    esoxhntr Supporting Member

    Jun 21, 2007
    Markham, Ontario
    How close? (Approximately :eyebrow: )
     
  13. bassballs27

    bassballs27 Supporting Member

    Aug 12, 2002
    Ontario, CANADA
    About 1 hour.
     
  14. esoxhntr

    esoxhntr Supporting Member

    Jun 21, 2007
    Markham, Ontario
    Okay... maybe a little less approximately... East? West? Up? ;)
     
  15. bassballs27

    bassballs27 Supporting Member

    Aug 12, 2002
    Ontario, CANADA
    West
     
  16. bassballs27

    bassballs27 Supporting Member

    Aug 12, 2002
    Ontario, CANADA
    It's looking like this bad boy is gone folks
     
  17. Baird6869

    Baird6869 RIP Gord Downey. A True Canadian Icon. Supporting Member

    See you tonight, Chris! :)
     
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  18. bassballs27

    bassballs27 Supporting Member

    Aug 12, 2002
    Ontario, CANADA
    And traded! Thanks very much Brent!
     

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