Used Basses for sale (5 currently available)

In addition to the basses below, we have a number of instruments waiting for restoration.   If you're looking for a particular type of bass, feel free to contact us.
 
1947 Kay C-1 Bass
  • New ebony fingerboard, neck adjusted for maximum playability
  • New Despiau bridge with adjusters, strings, and endpin 
  • 3/4 bass, D neck, 41" string length 
  • Attractive flamed back and sides
  • Original Kluson tuners - neck has never suffered a break
  • Strung with new Thomastik Superflexible strings
  • Setup to play nicely for another 75 years!
  • Priced at $2,795
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Shen SB 200 Willow Flatback
  • A "slight second" which is now in great shape
  • Beautiful solid willow ribs and back
  • Ebony fingerboard, deluxe brass tuners, inlaid purfling
  • Adjustable Despiau Bridge
  • New Zyex strings
  • 'D' neck, 41" string length
  • This bass is 'new old stock'.  The back fit in the lower bout has been corrected and the bass plays and sounds great
  • The usual price on this bass is $6,995
  • Amazing value at only $4495
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Czech ply 3/4 Bass
A durable instrument from the 1970s
 
Features:
 
  • Ebony fingerboard, brass tuners, inlaid purfling
  • 'D' neck, 41" string length
  • Strung with new Despiau bridge and SuperFlexible strings
  • Just a few bumps and bruises
  • Great beginner bass
  • Priced at $1595
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Antique Tyrolean Bass

  • A very special instrument, estimated construction before 1850

  • Restored to excellent playing condition in 2017

  • Converted to 4 strings from the original 3

  • Original back, now converted to diagonal bracing

  • D neck, comfortable 42" string length

  • A loud and impressive instrument

  • Inquire about pricing

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2007 Engelhardt 3/4 plywood Upright Bass
 
  • Made in USA
  • Exceptional original condition
  • Violin corners, flamed back and sides
  • Strung with Daddario Hybrid strings
  • Priced at only $1195
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