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SOLD.. Patrick Eggle 5 String Milan Pro Bass with Case.
£800
Sandhurst, Berkshire, UK

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This is my Patrick Eggle Milan 5 Pro Bass with case. 
Made in the UK in 1994.

Original Kent Armstrong pickups.K

Kent Armstrong 2 band active EQ. 

Controls are Volume / Blend / Bass / Treble. 
2 mini switches, one for each pickup. Select between Parallel coils / single coil / Series Coils. 
Refinished in fantastic bright green colour. 
Strings are NEW Elrick 50-130. 

4.1kg on my kitchen scales. 

Low action, around 2mm at the 17th fret. 

Nut 49mm

String spacing at the Bridge 17.5mm
Has a few scratches and marks from gigging. 
The coil tap switches add so many bass sounds you can find your ideal very easy. 
Comes with original gig bag. 
Prefer collection so that the bass is not damaged.

Trade list...

Active PA speakers.

Active Studio Monitors.

P Bass ( not just Fender )

Keyboard / Synth.

Drum Machine.

 

Postage £25 in UK and £50 for EU.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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This used to be mine and can say that it’s a wonderful bass. 

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28 minutes ago, 6feet7 said:

This used to be mine and can say that it’s a wonderful bass. 

Thanks for your kind words. It is indeed a wonderful bass. If I did not have the Warrior it would be staying. It plays and sounds so close to the Warrior it really shows what good value the Milan is. The Warrior retails at £6000.

 

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Trade options..... 

 

What you got? 

 

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Would really to trade for Active Studio Monitors.

 

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Now on eBay. 

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Crazy price now £699 plus £20.00 UK postage or £50 for the EU. 

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10 hours ago, basslondon said:

Bump for a splendid Bass...

Thanks for the kind words. 

It is indeed a splendid bass. I'm really surprised it has not been sold at this crazy price. I now use a Warrior that cost around £5000 if ordered today and this Milan plays and sounds about 90% as good. If I didn't have the Warrior I would keep it. 

I'm not going to drop the price but would like to trade against any music or hifi gear. 

 

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Trades.. 

Active studio monitors 

Active PA speakers. 

 

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 UK postage £25 and £50 for the EU. 

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Cracking price. The market is super tough unless you happen to be selling the exact bass someone is looking for. Surely at under £600 this will sell... if it were a 6er I'd have bought it already. 

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4 minutes ago, tobiewharton said:

Hi Spyder, 

What's the string spacing at the bridge and the nut width on this? 

Cheers, 

Tobie

String spacing is 18mm and I will have to check on the nut later today. 

Regards. 

Marc 

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Sorry measured again and the spacing is around 17 18mm with a plastic ruler and the nut width is 49mm.

Also comes with a set of pre cut strings worth £25.00. 

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On 25/05/2019 at 07:59, binky_bass said:

Cracking price. The market is super tough unless you happen to be selling the exact bass someone is looking for. Surely at under £600 this will sell... if it were a 6er I'd have bought it already. 

It is indeed a cracking bass. The bass cost me nearly £1000 because I put a new kent Armstrong active eq in and added coil tap switches along with many other smaller upgrades and hardware replacement changes. 

The market is very tough at the moment. 

 

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