Final Price DROP, now £260 collected. Open to working out shipping as well if required.
Another one on the chopping block that I'd like to keep but can't/shouldn't 😛
Japanese Ibanez Roadstar ii RB750 BK with custom made pickguard and backplate.
Its in great condition for a 35 year old. Bit of minor buckle rush and dings in the usual spots (top of headstock etc) but very minimal fretwear, truss rod works well and pups and bridge adjustment screws all work well with no rust. Neck front and back is in great shape too.
The pickups on this are really decent, separate adjustable pole pieces and have nice slightly aggressive growl and med to high passive output (very slightly less output than my Yammy BB424x but more than a Geddy CIJ Jazz I tried it against if anyones interested)
I've given it a decent setup for low/med action and decent intonation and its wearing a newish D'addario med nickel rounds with loads of life in em still.
From Guitar Data Project:
Your guitar was made at the
on July, 1984
Production Number: 5038
Did a bit of research on this when I got it an its a bit of an oddity it would seem. So its a 21 fret neck and all the other images and old catalogue pages I can find are 24 fret, including this one thats selling at the Bass Gallery at the moment:
Know there got to be some awesome 80s Ibby aficionado on here that can shed some light on things. The one 21 neck I could find on the net was this guys review of this model:
Was a difficult one to price up with the mods and little other info so feel free to give me thoughts on value as well, especially if you think I can get more for it 😂
Collection, Coffee and Try outs in Forest Hill. S.E. London or I'm gigging regularly around the UK a fair bit so a meet up is possible.
Up for sale or trade is an Ibanez SR506E 6-String bass.
Asking price £450.
I recently bought this used from Bass Direct as I fancied trying a sixer. I really like it but I keep going back to my 4 string so this has to go.
I'm sure you know the spec but...
Neck type: 5pc Jatoba/Bubinga neck
Body: Mahogany body
Fretboard: Rosewood fretboard
Frets: Medium frets
Number of frets: 24
Bridge: Accu-cast bridge (16.5mm string spacing)
Neck pickup: Bartolini® MK-1 neck pickup (Passive)
Bridge pickup: Bartolini® MK-1 bridge pickup (Passive)
Equaliser: 3-band eq with 2 way mid frequency switch
It was made in 2014 and is in really superb condition. The neck is perfect and the frets are great. The body is basically unmarked apart from a bit of damage to the bottom edge as I've tried to show in the pictures. No effect on tone or feel of course. The electronics work perfectly. As mentioned I recently bought it from Bass Direct so it has just had a full clean and setup. I've installed a brand new set of D'Addario EXL170-6 Nickel Wound 32-130 strings so it's good to go.
It's great to play. Obviously it isn't a high end boutique bass but for what it is it's really impressive. Very well put together and feels great under the hands.
Happy to include the gig bag in the pictures (Warwick Leather Rockbag) in the deal and no problem to ship at the buyers expense.
I am open to trades... definitely 4 string, ideally passive but active also considered.
I'm particularly interested in perhaps trading for an old Japanese made Yamaha TRB4. Really interested to try a Cort Jeff Berlin Rithimic. Potentially interested in old Warwick Corvettes or Streamers.
Anyway, thanks for reading. If you're interested in making a trade or sale offer please don't hesitate to get in touch.
Stunning Ibanez ATK810E with custom thin (non factory) semi gloss/satin antique tint finish, which gives the grain far more depth and looks better IMHO than the factory matte finish. In excellent condition!
This thing feels perfect in the hand and is an absolute tone monster with Stingray, active Super Jazz, P-esque, Jaco-esque honk....loads of great possibilities...
Only selling as I've got the guitar project bug and I'm working on something new.
Will throw in the excellent Gear4Music rigid back wearable case (with shoulder straps) for £10.
ATK4 3pc Maple neck
Maple fretboard w/Black dot inlay
Medium frets w/Premium fret edge treatment
number of frets
ATK4 bridge (19mm string spacing)
CAP Sonic Arch4 neck pickup (Passive)
CAP Double Humbucker bridge pickup (Passive)
Ibanez Custom Electronics 3-band EQ
1G, 2D, 3A, 4E
Graph Tech® BLACK TUSQ XL® nut
a : Width
42mm at NUT
b : Width
63mm at 22F
c : Thickness
21mm at 1F
d : Thickness
24mm at 12F
Didn't think this one would be going, honestly but here we are:
A fairly rare Ibanez DWB3 is now up for grabs. I've only seen one 4 and one 5 string version of this pass through this forum which is a mystery as this is a lovely bass. If you like an Ibanez neck then you know what this has to offer, not too thin front to back but has a pleasantly slim nut that encourages you to fly all over the place, should you want to.
I had the excellent ACG EQ001 fitted by The Gallery in Camden as they certainly know their apples and there really isn't a sound this bass can't pull off!
Why am I selling then, I hear you cry? I've got too many nice basses and I've got to cull the herd a little bit. I may also come to my senses and pull this in favour of putting something else up!
Price is collected in Jersey if you fancy a daytrip to enjoy some sun and sea at the same time, postage can be arranged and the included hard case will keep her nice and safe.
Just bought myself an ibanez artcore agb200 bass and am now looking for a suitable case.
It appears that it's JUST short enough to fit into a 335 style guitar case, or failing that probably the Jack Casady epiphone case.
Does anyone have any advice on what case will actually fit this bass please, as I'm nowhere near a music shop to go and 'try before you buy' 😕😕