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TRADED WARMOTH JAZZ (Darkglass/Barden/Hipshot)

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by xhawk5, Apr 21, 2018.

  1. xhawk5

    xhawk5 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Palm Coast, Florida
    This thread will be updated once the Joe Barden pickups get back from a rewind.

    Super deal on this excellent Warmoth bass w/all-black Hipshot hardware. (See my post below)

    Quilt maple on Mahogany body, Maple/Ebony Super Bass neck.
    Not much spared here...

    Joe Barden Dual Blade Jazz pickups
    Darkglass Tone Capsule preamp
    Hipshot USA Tuners w/detuner
    Hipshot USA 'A' Bridge
    Schaller Pins/straplocks
    Sadowsky knobs

    Sounds and plays phenomenal!
    Weight is a mere 9.9lbs
    (1mm to 1.5mm fret-to-string action at 12th fret, perfect relief).

    Great tone, classic to modern. Great bass!! (and so much more...)

    $1100 (shipping incl Con US).



    Neck: Warmoth J Bass®
    Construction: Super Bass Construction
    Orientation: Right Handed
    Neck Wood: Maple
    Fingerboard Wood: Ebony
    Nut Width: 1-1/2" (38mm)
    Back Shape: Standard
    Fret Size: 6150
    Tuner Ream: BML (17.5mm)
    Radius: Straight 10"
    Scale: 34"
    Fret #: 21
    Mounting Holes: Standard 4 Bolt
    Pre-Cut Installed String Nut: GraphTech White TUSQ XL - Standard Nut
    Inlays: Cream Face Dots
    Side Dots: White Side Dots
    Stiffening Rods:Standard Steel Rods
    Finish: Vintage Tint Gloss
    (Black Warmoth decal has no clear over it. Can easily be removed)
    Vintage tint looks slightly yellow here... I will assure you that it is not. Effect from lighting and the floor)

    Body: Warmoth Dinky J
    Orientation: Right handed
    F-Holes: None
    Scale: 34"
    Wood: Quilt Maple on Mahogany
    Rout: Rear Rout
    Pickup Rout: J Bass® (Neck, 3 5/8"), , J Bass® (Bridge, 3 3/4")
    Controls: V-Bl-B-M
    Bridge: Gotoh 201
    Jack Rout: 3/4" (19mm) Side Jack Hole
    Neck Pocket: Standard Bass Pocket
    Mounting Holes: Standard 4 Bolt
    Contours: / Tummy Cut / Forearm Contour
    Battery Box: Single Battery Box
    Top Finish: Black to Clear Burst
    Back Finish: Black
    Finish Type: Gloss Finish

    Original build and specs that will be FS...

    Pickups: Joe Barden dual blade set

    Preamp: 18v Darkglass TC (Vol-Blend-Bass-M/M) 2017 version w/o quick connects

    Tuners: USA Hipshot HB7 & BT7 black set

    Bridge: Black Hipshot A Aluminum

    All Black Hardware:
    Hipshot USA Tuners w/Detuner
    Hipshot A bridge (aluminum for weight)
    Neck plate
    Neck plate pad
    Jack plate
    Schaller Strap pins
    9v Battery box (for larger preamps if you wish)
    Sadowsky knobs

    Invested over $1400!

    BTW... I can always change pickups/preamp at buyers discretion.

    $1100 Shipped Con US

    Attached Files:

    Last edited: May 13, 2018
  2. IngloriousOz

    IngloriousOz Supporting Member

    Jun 1, 2006
    Salt Lake City, Utah
    Lovely build!
    xhawk5 likes this.
  3. TimBosby

    TimBosby Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 19, 2004
    Omaha, NE, USA
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  4. Doug Parent

    Doug Parent Supporting Member

    May 31, 2004
    San Diego, Ca.
    Dealer Nordstrand Pickups.
    That bass is screaming for black hardware. Very nice!
    NigelD and xhawk5 like this.
  5. xhawk5

    xhawk5 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Palm Coast, Florida
    Bardens are out for a rewind. This Beautiful Beast will be available again very soon with all the ORIGINAL hardware and electronics that were in thought as I ordered it.
  6. xhawk5

    xhawk5 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Palm Coast, Florida
    Bardens are back! Installing back to original mod w/Darkglass today.

    Trade deal pending...

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