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Very early Don Grosh Custom.

Discussion in 'For Sale: Other Stuff (Not bass related)' started by Trabeen, Jan 3, 2012.


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  1. Trabeen

    Trabeen Supporting Member

    Aug 5, 2009
    Idaho
    Very early indeed, this is serial number 02 so I guess that if you are a collector there is only one earlier to grab other than this. Excellent shape, a few tiny non-finish-penetrating pimples in the Seafoam Green lacquer and some very light swirling on the pickguard are the extent of things to report. All original other than a refret requested by me with jumbos at Don's shop in January of 2006, factory etched on the back of the neckplate as such. 25 1/2" scale, 1 5/8" nut width; .800" thick at the first fret and .950" at the fifteenth. Alder body with a tinted maple neck; Telecaster setup at the bridge and neck with a Strat between the two and standard three-way switching with a toggle to allow bridge/neck or all three if you really wanna' roar things up nicely. Wilkinson trem includes the original bar, includes a sweet vintage lacquered tweed hard case. 7 1/2 pounds of chewy goodness, this is a find for either the player or the collector. Serial number stamped into the back of the headstock, etched on the neckplate, and stamped/dated in the neck pocket and on the heel. $1,800 $1,500 shipped / insured CONUS.

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  2. Very cool guitar . . . do you know the fretboard radius ?
     
  3. Trabeen

    Trabeen Supporting Member

    Aug 5, 2009
    Idaho
    Thanks, it is a slick one. I don't have a radius gauge to say exactly, a solid guess is in the 9 1/2 to 10 inch range.
     
  4. bassmanhamilton

    bassmanhamilton Supporting Member Commercial User

    Nov 21, 2007
    Georgia
    Owner, J. Hamilton Guitars
    Bump for a great guitar. I have one of his Retro Classics and they are fine instruments!
     
  5. BluesyCat

    BluesyCat I'm irresistible. Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 28, 2006
    Torrance, California
    Staff: Bass Gear Magazine
    Hopefully the Grosh forum members will check this out!
     
  6. Trabeen

    Trabeen Supporting Member

    Aug 5, 2009
    Idaho
    Snowy night bump and price tweak, $1500 shipped CONUS.
     
  7. Trabeen

    Trabeen Supporting Member

    Aug 5, 2009
    Idaho
    ...and off to Texas, many thanks Robert.
     

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