A friend sent me this link today: http://existenz.se/out.php?id=23939 unfortunately, it's a swedish site, but I'll translate for you "allmosorz" (Op) "I inherited an electric bass from my grandfather, some "rickenbacken" or something from the 80's. I sold it to some schmuck at the musikschool for 2000 crowns easy money!" (about 300 bucks) "ernie ball" post 2 "check out the value of a Rickenbacker and then come back here" Op post 3 "chilldown" post 4 I hope it looked like this... *link to some thomann site selling a rickenbacker* for 5000... euro Op post 5 "yea, kinda. but it says there it's only worth a bit less than 5000 crowns, I guess my deal wasn't that bad then?" "carls" post 6 "that's euro. like 47000 crowns Edit: HAHA, I'm dying " Fail of the day!