SOLD Vintage Pearl Jazz bass - Fresh Brubaker Fret-Level & Setup

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by Quadzilla, Dec 14, 2017.


  1. Quadzilla

    Quadzilla Supporting Member

    Price:
    549
    Strings:
    4
    Location:
    Maryland
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    Vintage Pearl Jazz bass (probably 70's).
    Appears to have the 70's pickup spacing too (at least at a glance). I've read that these were MIJ.

    I had Kevin Brubaker level, crown and polish the frets on this. He gave it a full setup and he also properly set the nut channel heights.

    Has a super straight neck and very LOW action! Tone to die for from the vintage-DiMarzios. Body was refinished many years ago to this vintage-white that you see here (not the best job, but it looks cool). $550 (split shipping). CONUS shipping only please.
     
    Last edited: Dec 29, 2017
  2. feschyn

    feschyn Supporting Member

    Oct 10, 2004
    Pearl, as in Pearl drums?
     
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  3. Quadzilla

    Quadzilla Supporting Member

    Correct. They made instruments for a very short time in the late 70's as I recall.
     
  4. rogerbmiller

    rogerbmiller Gold Supporting Member

    Sep 16, 2003
    NYC
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  5. Quadzilla

    Quadzilla Supporting Member

    Thank you sir!
     
  6. Mammoth_Bass

    Mammoth_Bass Check out my band Mammothor!! Supporting Member

    May 2, 2016
    Sandown, NH
    Ugh wish you were considering trades!!! I need to sell some stuff!
     
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  7. Lou Bottini

    Lou Bottini

    Feb 25, 2004
    NorCal
    Is that the original bridge?
     
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  8. Quadzilla

    Quadzilla Supporting Member

    I think so but can't say for certain.
     
  9. Ampslut

    Ampslut

    May 15, 2017
    Barrackville WV
    I'm trying to get a handle on the color in the pic, are the bed sheets white? If so I can color correct it for you and will send you the corrections.
     
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  10. Quadzilla

    Quadzilla Supporting Member

    The pictures are a pretty accurate depiction of the color. The sofa is an off-white (slightly creamy) and the bass is a lot more vintage, creamy, yellow/white...
     
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  11. Lou Bottini

    Lou Bottini

    Feb 25, 2004
    NorCal
    I think the cream/vintage DiMarzios and the rosewood board would be a good color value.
     
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  12. Quadzilla

    Quadzilla Supporting Member

    Likewise! But I'm biased! ;)
     
  13. Quadzilla

    Quadzilla Supporting Member

    And........ sold!
     
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