** Now £825 for the complete rig or will split **
Up for sale is my beloved Genz Benz rig, comprising the rare ShuttleMAX 12.2 head with matching 2x10 and 1x12 Focus cabs. The power and tone on this rig is awesome but I've converted to in ears so this is just sitting around and needs to be used. All components are in VGC and in full working order. Been gigged a fair bit but looked after in pet/smoke-free environment.
ShuttleMAX 12.2 class D 1200W head with dual FET and tube channels. Includes foot switch, original box and manual. Light scratching to top of head but otherwise in VGC. £550
Full spec here: http://www.genzbenz.com/?fa=detail&mid=2825&sid=86&cid=95.
WIll ship at buyer's expense + arrangement.
FCS-210T 300W 2x10 cab with adjustable tweeter £150
Full spec http://www.genzbenz.com/?fa=detail&mid=2859&sid=704&cid=96
FCS-112T 200W 1x12 cab with adjustable tweeter £150
Full spec http://www.genzbenz.com/?fa=detail&mid=2857&sid=704&cid=96 Less
Usual bits of scuffing to tolex and plastic corners but no rips on cabs.
Not prepared to ship the cabs so ollection from Cardiff or happy to meet within a reasonable radius.
**Would trade for decent 6 string jazz type bass**
This is a feeler for the sale my awesome condition 1973 / 74 Fender Jazz bass in Sunburst.
Its RW board, block inlays and bound.
Photos are here in my photobucket album -
http://s1341.photobucket.com/user/bassintheface/library/Fender Jazz Bass 1973 - 1974
It's in really excellent condition with only a couple of minor chips which I've tried to clearly show on the pics.
The serial number on the neck plate is 509063 which is 1973 / 1974 which puts it as one of the last 4 bolt neck versions out of Fullerton before they went to the bullet truss rod and 3 bolt neck in 1974 / 75.
The CTS pot codes date the bass to 5th Week 1974 - Jan / Feb (1377405) so the feedback on the age was that it was likely put together very late 1973 or very early 1974 - as you know with Fender around this time, its a combination of date stamps that help you get an age of an instrument.
It comes with a generic hardcase and re issue versions of the pickup cover and ashtray from a USA 70's reissue.
I will get neck end photos and pickup photos - from memory, you can only see a stamp on the bridge pickup now since the rewind of the neck pick up - its 5 years or so since Matt had it open, so will check his photos and hopefully add to the photobucket album above - if not, I'll have to get it opened up.
I bought it from a friend around 5 or 6 years ago and the story was (note that this is completely unsubstantiated) that it belonged to Andy Scott of the Sweet and was used for recording /demos and never gigged, hence the condition. I really don't know if this is true and no one will ever know, but Andy Scott is from my hometown of Wrexham so it is plausible.
The bass had been unplayed for a number of years prior to my purchase and upon getting it, the neck pickup didn't work and the elecs were intermittent and crackly.
I swiftly sent it over to the very excellent Matthew John Bascetta in Chester - http://www.mjbluthier.co.uk/
for a full clean, pro set up and a rewind of the neck pick up - Matt is also the guy behind the excellent 'House of Tone' pickups - https://www.houseoftonepickups.com/
and he did a full rewind using period correct wire and hand winding, inc wax potting - you can see him at work below.
It now plays beautifully and sounds, IMO awesome!
Feel free to ask any questions - I'd just appreciate PM's with an expression of interest initially as I really don't want to sell it being honest, but it lives at home (non smoking household) and don't gig it our of fear of damaging it.
You won't find many in this condition.
No trades, viewing welcome.
Cash on collection or bacs.
I don't want to post this out of fear of it being damaged!
Lightweight Bass Cabinets for Sale
Consisting of 500 watt amp head weighing a slim 2.9Kg and two Hartke 1x12" cabs, with tweeters, weighing 15Kg each.
All items available separately, offers considered. Collection from Ash in Surrey, or can meet at Guildford Station.
Looking for £315 including postage within UK. Meeting within a one hour drive of Ash is negotiable. Selling as no longer being used! No trades please.
Full pictures below.
Ashdown MiBass 550
500 watts rms at 4ohms
Powerful 7(!) band semi-parametric EQ
2 jack/Speakon outputs
8.3 x 2.6 x 6.3 inches
EQ presets, FX loop, balanced DI out and lots more... https://ashdownmusic.com/products/mibass-550
This amp head has been rarely used and is in good condition. The EQ is extremely powerful with handy pre-set tone curves and it fits in a gig bag pocket.
Looking for £165 if purchased individually. Delivery £14 insured via Parcelforce.
Hartke Hydrive HX112 (two available)
300 watts rms power handling
12" hybrid paper/aluminum cone
Switchable between 4 and 8 ohms impedance
Size: 20" x 22" x 17.5"
41Hz–17kHz frequency response
Switchable tweeter (on/off/-6dB)
Feet have been relocated to make them more upright but can easily be put back to their original horizontal position.
Speakon/jack inputs and more... http://www.samsontech.com/hartke/products/cabinets/hydrive-cabinets/hx112/
These cabs are nice and light, project well and are a comfortable one hand carry. They are in fair condition, reflected in the price. The tolex at the back has previously peeled and has been thoroughly stuck back on as per pictures.
Looking for £165 each if purchased individually including postage (insured), offers considered.
I've not been active on here in a while, but my old feedback thread is here: