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urgent-ebay and copy

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by LittleJaco, Nov 18, 2004.


  1. LittleJaco

    LittleJaco

    Nov 4, 2004
    1. I'm thinking about bidding for a bass that is a copy of paul mcartney's bass . its green, and its not a hofner. Its a fretless, and its not for that much. Do you guys have any ebay experience with basses?

    2.What do you think about the bass i might buy?

    the bass
     
  2. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    1. Have bought and sold many.

    2. Personally, I hate it..
     
  3. deepestend

    deepestend Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 21, 2003
    Brooklyn via Austin and NOLA
    Guitar/Bass Builder and Social Media at Sadowsky
    I think it's pretty funky... but I wonder about the action/neck/ and ability to adjust it. That's the worst part about cheap instruments-- they're hard to adjust. E-mail the guy and find out what brand it really is.
     
  4. LittleJaco

    LittleJaco

    Nov 4, 2004
    thanks, it is a custom made one, by a guitar tech.

    any more comments?
     
  5. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    I would expect like most of eBay it is junk - I can certainly say that all the main statements in the "blurb" are at best exaggerations or definite "untruths" - there is no way that thing will get the tone of a DB!! :meh: