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For Sale USA Musicman SUB Sterling bass.(Price Drop)

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by xhawk5, Jul 11, 2018.


  1. xhawk5

    xhawk5 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Palm Coast, Florida
    Price:
    $525
    Strings:
    4
    Location:
    Florida
    Excellent USA MM Sterling. No one likes it enough to buy it? :meh: You won't find another like it in this condition for less than what I'm asking.

    I added a brand new SD SMB-4D pickup. This is a very good deal at this price. I won't be dropping it, as I don't really NEED to sell but someone should play and enjoy this bass. I'm playing my MTD Beast and have no time for the others...

    Here's a pretty rare bass as the condition is Very Good/Excellent hence the rear neck paint wear and 1 ding by input jack. Some small headstock dings covered by a sharpie.
    The rear neck black paint can be further remover with Acetone, (nail polish remover). Under the black paint I can see flamed maple and, what seems like, a clear poly protectant. I'm leaving it alone for the new owner to decide what to do w/it.
    As is is now, it feels fine with a smooth finish, not sticky like gloss but more of a satin feel. The wear doesn't bother me, I actually like it with the naturally aged keys.

    Everything on this bass is stock except for the pickup and strap pins. Stock pickup will be included in the sale but I believe you'll prefer the Seymour Duncan as I do. It sounds much more "Musical" than the stock pup IMO.

    Neck: Maple/rosewood 1.5" nut
    Body: Select Poplar slab, no contours
    Electronics: Musicman stock 3 band EQ
    Pickup: Seymour Duncan SMB-4D
    Bridge: Musicman standard
    Keys: Aged nickel, stock, looks great!

    Industrial "orange peel" black paint and "Diamond Plate" pickguard. Some ppl think the pg is cheesy but I love it and thing it completes the look!
    Weight: 9.5lbs

    Bass plays effortlessly.

    $650 $550
    $525 Firm in a nice gig bag. I'll cover shipping to the lower 48.


    PAYPAL ONLY, NO TRADES


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    Last edited: Dec 4, 2018 at 5:02 PM
  2. I had the pleasure of owning this A year. The neck feels great, the preamp is pretty special as it’s A stingray 3 band EQ but in A sterling. Very cool bass.
     
  3. xhawk5

    xhawk5 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Palm Coast, Florida
    No offers... Boo, hiss!! Cheapskates! ;)
     
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  4. Nice!
     
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  5. I have a regular EBMM SUB and they sound so Beefy and strong.
    They are built like tanks!
    GLWS!!!
     
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  6. xhawk5

    xhawk5 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Palm Coast, Florida
    Lowered to $550 Cmon if you've been interested...
     
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  7. Mike Sorr

    Mike Sorr “...play I some music...” Supporting Member

    Oct 24, 2012
    Brick, NJ
    Still available?
     
  8. xhawk5

    xhawk5 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Palm Coast, Florida
    Yes
     
  9. Chrome Dome

    Chrome Dome Chrome Dome Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2013
    Piqua,Ohio 45356
    At that price,is a giveaway! Just got one,but not at this price!!
     
  10. xhawk5

    xhawk5 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Palm Coast, Florida
    Agreed! Thank you. It's been in the case for a while and I haven't bumped it either. Think I'll hold onto it til xmas time...
     
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  11. Chrome Dome

    Chrome Dome Chrome Dome Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2013
    Piqua,Ohio 45356
    I had to trade for mine,didn't have the cash flow? At that price,and the funds available would have bought it for $550! Merry Christmas early!!
     
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  12. xhawk5

    xhawk5 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Palm Coast, Florida
    Upgraded pickup and NOT $700 like most others... How can you go wrong? (You can't!)
     
  13. xhawk5

    xhawk5 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Palm Coast, Florida
    Picky, picky, picky!
     
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