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Overwater Fretless J (quilted maple top, ebony fretboard) custom build €1.150

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Beautiful Overwater fretless bass, custom made for the original owner around 2005.

The bass has a stunning quilted maple top and a nice green/blue burst finish. The fretboard is made of ebony.  It's an active bass.


















There are several cosmetic damages to be found around the bass; dents, scratches, missing paint chips; battle scars. The fretboard shows signs of use but is definitely in very good condition. All hardware and electronics function like they should. The bass plays very well and has plenty of the mwah you want from a decent fretless. 

An original, high quality Overwater gigbag/softcase is included.


Trade or partial trade negotiable. I am mainly interested in a Music Man Sabre or a good precision Bass, avri fender strat or nice offset model, vintage duo sonic... 

I am located in the Netherlands, but happy to ship at buyers risk (insured, well packed)

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On 20/04/2021 at 17:44, Bassologic said:

Is this bass coming from Paul D. Bad Bentheim?

That is correct, Jörg from Herne! And it's a great sounding and playing bass:)

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Another lovely Overwater - I was far too precious with mine. Sold it, bought it back, sold it again. Great tonal package, perfectly weighted/balanced and played exquisitely.

If this is anything like that somebody will get an absolute bargain (£815).


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