ca. 1983 Romanian 3/4 flatback w/ performance upgrades


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This ca. 1983 Romanian 3/4 flatback bass has seen constant play since new and has been well maintained through some repairs and a few performance upgrades, including a nice thick african ebony fingerboard replacement and a complete top regraduation and bass bar remodeling. Carpathian spruce top with wide grain at center, Plain figure Carpathian Maple sides and 4-piece flat back, Lightly figured Carpathian Maple neck, Chrome plated Rubner halfplate tuners, Replacement African Ebony nut and fingerboard, Ebony tailpiece saddle, Replacement Ebony french style tailpiece, Recent replacement German aluminum pin endpin, New Teller bridge with adjusters, Lacquer finish. DIMENSIONS are: Top length 42″, Upper bout width 20 3/8″, Middle bout width 13 7/8″, Lower bout width 25 1/8″, Depth at tail 8 1/4″, Depth at upper bout corner 7 1/4″, Depth at neck 6 1/2″, String length 41 1/8″. Though this instrument his a fine jazz instrument, as an arco doublebass, it really finds its colorful voice with a large presence. With cover.

Price: $2,950