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*** SOLD *** 1989 MUSIC MAN STINGRAY black / maple - OHSC
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Eastbourne

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Playing zero nowadays, hence FOR SALE ONLY, thinning the herd here.

Beautiful vintage Music Man STINGRAY, April 1989, black / maple, original hardshell case (with keys). Unmistakable 2-band, classic Stingray sound, from smooth fingerstyle to snappy slap. One from the golden era of EBMM, still with the finished neck, bullet trussrod and skunk stripe on the back of the neck. Some birdseye on fingerboard and neck. Chrome battery cover. Already featuring the screws-through-saddles design bridge, allowing lower action. Currently set with very little relief and low action. Strung with 45-105 Daddario ProSteels with only a few hours of bedroom playing on.

A little patina on the control plate and pegs, small dings on the body and some buckle rash on the back, the kind of signs to be expected on a 31 year old instrument, but neck and fingerboard are absolutely fine. To be completely honest upfront, I am not sure about the originality of the pickguard, although I may be wrong. Weight is 4.3 Kg.

NEW PRICE £1250 + shipping, payment through bank transfer only, please. IF YOU BOUGHT IT FROM A VINTAGE INSTRUMENTS DEALER IT WOULD COST YOU WAAAY MORE, SO DO YOUR MATHS....

Trade proposals will not be considered. Established, reputable BCers from the EU can contact me with their address for a shipping quote.

Thanks for looking.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Oh my goodness...! And it’s in Eastbourne where I live..!! *Buys lottery ticket..

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On 08/09/2020 at 10:01, Dunk said:

Oh my goodness...! And it’s in Eastbourne where I live..!! *Buys lottery ticket..

No shipping costs then    LOL

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hi - just what I am looking for, but sadly a little too rich for me at the moment - please let know if there is any flexibility 

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On 15/09/2020 at 17:10, chrisplum said:

hi - just what I am looking for, but sadly a little too rich for me at the moment - please let know if there is any flexibility 

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I have this EXACT same bass in red. Same era (mine's an '88), 2EQ, maple neck. Best instrument I've ever had. Whoever buys this will be very lucky... 

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50 minutes ago, woolf said:

Did this sell? 

I have given the buyer a few days for personal reasons, I will update the situation in a week's time.

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