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SOLD Warmoth Modulus 2Tek EMG-X MM P-Bass

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Guitars' started by 4stringrob, Jan 23, 2021.

  1. 4stringrob


    Jul 16, 2008
    Troy, MI
    United States
    $1450 shipped within Continental US, PayPal only

    * Warmoth Black Korina chambered P-Bass body
    * Modulus 21-fret J-Bass Graphite neck (1.5" nut) (with truss rod)
    * 2Tek bridge
    * 18V EMG-X MusicMan pickup, with Volume knob push/pull between HB and single coil
    * 18V EMG BQC 3-band preamp: stacked Midrange for frequency selection and cut/boost, stacked bass/treble cut/boost
    * Modulus hard-shell case

    * Very recently setup by my luthier, the neck has incredible buzz-free action

    * Trim plate for 2Tek bridge is included, I purchased it but never installed

    * 9.6 lbs on my bathroom scale

    * The bass has never left my house and is in near-mint condition, but I included a picture that shows a closeup of the small nick on the upper horn, below and to the left of the strap knob

    For what it's worth, I've owned a number of Modulus Quantum basses over the years and would honestly take this one over any of them


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    Last edited: Jan 29, 2021
  2. brstma

    brstma my dog is an awesome dog Supporting Member

    Nov 20, 2008
    Awesome build!
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  3. simongpaez

    simongpaez Supporting Member

    Feb 28, 2005
    The Woodlands , Texas
    Looks amazing
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  4. Modulus 96

    Modulus 96

    Jun 10, 2018
    Does that neck fit the neck pocket? Looks a bit off to me. But, a very cool looking bass. What's the scale length?
  5. 4stringrob


    Jul 16, 2008
    Troy, MI
    The neck does fit the pocket, Modulus sold it as a Fender replacement. The scale is 34". Thanks,
  6. Modulus 96

    Modulus 96

    Jun 10, 2018
    Cool, thanks for the reply.
  7. raal

    raal Supporting Member

    Feb 5, 2008
    Minneapolis / St Paul
    Sweet spot sort of, eh?
  8. 4stringrob


    Jul 16, 2008
    Troy, MI
    Yes, Warmoth's "sweet spot" is closer to where the regular MM position is, just a tiny bit north
  9. raal

    raal Supporting Member

    Feb 5, 2008
    Minneapolis / St Paul
    Ok, so that's closer to modulus' that is somewhere between p and mm. Nice top in a classic shape.
  10. 4stringrob


    Jul 16, 2008
    Troy, MI
    Besides a post above raising concern that something is "off" with the heel, I also received a PM from someone saying he thought the strings are all too far to the right, as if the heel were crooked. When I took the pictures, I was moving all around the house to reduce glare, and in the pics above there was a window to the right and I angled the camera to the left, perhaps creating an optical illusion that the strings are off? Warmoth and Modulus would not create Fender-licensed products that would result in a bad joint. Here are a couple of pics taken of the string spacing straight-on:

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  11. jbl71004

    jbl71004 Supporting Member

    Jul 28, 2006
    Charleston, WV
    Very nice!
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  12. Mikey F

    Mikey F Supporting Member

    Aug 12, 2014
    Denver, CO
    That’s pretty freaking cool
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