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For Sale: Corvette $$ Nt '68 Special Edition

Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Stuff' started by kimgee, Mar 25, 2019.

By kimgee on Mar 25, 2019 at 1:55 PM
  1. kimgee

    kimgee Wenge Taste Tester Good Vibe Sponsor

    May 23, 2016
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    Florida, USA
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    depends on who's asking
    I am offering this to forum members before I list it on Reverb. I hate to sell this bass, but as you all know, reality is a harsh mistress. These are exceptionally rare. According to Florence Wilfer, only 3 or 4 were ever made. This one is in very nice shape with only some surface scratches here and there. Most of those are only noticeable when viewed at a certain angle, as the bass is very shiny! It comes with the COA, tool kit, and flight case. The flight case shows some wear, but is in pretty good condition and is structurally sound. I would prefer not to ship this internationally, but will do so at the buyer's risk, with full value insured. I have never seen another one of these for sale, which makes it difficult to price accurately. With that said, due to it's rarity, and ultra coolness, I am asking for $4500.00USD or best offer. Now for the eye candy:
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Discussion in 'For Sale: Bass Stuff' started by kimgee, Mar 25, 2019.

    1. Hardy
      Damn nice!!!
    2. kimgee
      The price has dropped to $3500.00, plus shipping. Time to buy!!!! :D
    3. Hardy
    4. kimgee
      I have a new roof to pay for.......the price is down to $3000.00USD.
      taosbass, Hardy and Florin like this.
    5. kimgee
      OK, it's down to $2800USD plus shipping now............
    6. Hardy
      Nooooooooooooo!!! There must be a HUGE hole in that roof!
    7. Hardy
      Still available?
    8. kimgee
      SOLD!!!! To Hardy! I am happy this awesome bass is going to a good home.
      Hoggles, EPBBass and Hector like this.
    9. Hector
    10. Hardy
      I´m happy! Let´s hope it travels fast and safe over the big lake!
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    11. Hector
      oooh.. lake shipping.. any naughty woods on that there beast of a bass ?

      If so, and if it's not Brazilian Rosewood, maybe wait until after CITES expires for instruments in November ??
    12. Hardy
      Waiting? Nooooo!!!
    13. kimgee
      I don't think anything under the finish is on the CITES list:
      • Construction: Neck Through
      • Matched Headstock: yes candy Apple red HP
      • Machineheads: Warwick
      • Nuts: Just-A-Nut III Brass
      • Neck Wood: Maple
      • Fingerboard Wood: Tigerstripe ebony
      • Fingerboard Inlays: Corvette custom inlays
      • LEDs: No
      • Fingerboard Radius: 20"
      • Scale Length: 34"
      • Frets: 24
      • Body Wood: Swamp Ash
      • Pickups: MEC passive MM style H/H
      • Electronics: Active MEC 2 band
      • Control Knobs: standard
      • Bridge System: Warwick standard 2 pcs
      • Strap Locks: Warwick security Lock
      • Hardware colour: Chrome
      • Finish: Elaborate Airbrush design Candy Apple Red
      • Special Features: Matched headstock
      • Alternate fingerboard wood
      • Custom Corvette inlays
      • Alternate Hardware colour
      • Airbursh with Aluminium middlepart
      I had it imported from Canada without any issues, so it should be no problem.
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    14. Hector
      So no CITES then!!!!!!!!!!
    15. Hardy
      All evidence hidden behind mirroring chrome. I’m safe from the very beginning. :p
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