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£350 Warwick Streamer STD 5 (Germany)
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Turns out I really need £350, and how is this German-built five-string two-pickup bass not worth such a paltry amount? Rhetorical question, btw.

Anyway, AYMBA, before the Rockbass thing, Warwick produced these entry-level passive Streamers in Germany. This one is the 5-string, 2-pickup model, built in September 2000. The body is carolena (pine, apparently) and the neck is ovangkol. Natural oil finish and one-piece bridge. Sounds very nice too, though the output seems a bit quieter than most basses -- I understand that's down to the pots used on this model, but haven't got around to replacing them. Proper solid chunky wood, hence 4.2kg / 9.26lb. Comes in a Warwick gig bag ('proudly made with RokTex©'). Some wear and tear to the body if you look closely. Strung low E to high C.

Sorry, no overseas postage. Sensible offers entertained. Not keen to post, but might.

 

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I sold mine for much more than this. It’s a bargain. 
 

You could buy this and fit a decent preamp for less than a new Squier. 

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If it was a 4 I’d be on it like a tramp on chips. Loved these back in the day. Had the A4 picture ad from Bassist mag on my wall.

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Back on sale at £350 owing to unexpected £350 bill. I am at your collective mercy ...

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