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£375 Hofner Verythin Bass Contemporary Series sunburst with Hofner gig bag
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Selling my Hofner Verythin Contemporary Series bass - set up with la bella flats - very woody and thumpy tones - action uber low - neck and intonation great, a nice bass at a nice price. Have box and gig bag so can ship to uk- will knock off £20 cash for pick up - or can deliver within 50mile radius of Clitheroe - selling as not playing or recording for foreseeable - slight ding near bottom - ding pic shows reflection of my phone not a crack btw

just found original 3 of 4 knobs plus forgot to say comes with scratchplate 

 

 

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9 hours ago, Duroc17 said:

 the canal boat flower decals come off safely if not to your taste

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A very limited taste, to say the least 👀 such a lovely bass otherwise. Glwts 👍🏻

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I don't think I can justify buying this at the moment but clicked to have a nosey and spotted your avatar - are you in West on Colfax? Love your stuff if so. I think we've recorded at the same studio too.

GLWS - I'd be buying under different circumstances, but then again you probably wouldn't have been selling...

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Hi Dankology. Thanks yes in West on Colfax. What’s your band? Yes at mo I have 4 basses and nowhere to play them. Though hoping that will change - cheers Sir

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just trying to be helpful, but I would remove the flowers just to show that the finish isn't faded or leaves and impression.

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3 hours ago, MoonBassAlpha said:

just trying to be helpful, but I would remove the flowers just to show that the finish isn't faded or leaves and impression.

Put them on about 6 months ago - might remove them as obviously i think im the only one who like them :_)

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3 hours ago, Duroc17 said:

I know Kate! Say hi from Scott - Didn't you cover Stereolab? Yes hopefully we'll cross paths

It's a small world! I'll pass on your regards... 

It may be our Cocteau Twins cover you're thinking of there 😀

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16 hours ago, Dankology said:

It's a small world! I'll pass on your regards... 

It may be our Cocteau Twins cover you're thinking of there 😀

Ah yes - good stuff! Also hearing the words was a good touch

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Sorry I thought I’d replied. Really good. Sounds good where did you record? Vibe?

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Thank you. We actually recorded that one ourselves in the drummer's kitchen but the previous three singles were done at Vibe - Dean is a good man 😀

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