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by xbass.mb
Sun Oct 23, 2011 10:58 am
Forum: Basses
Topic: Help Buying Fender bass
Replies: 12
Views: 7556

Re: Help Buying Fender bass

Two points.... have you considered that you are buying a bass unplayed? You might play one here and then order from overseas, but basses are notorious for being different.... particularly Fenders. I've played identical Fenders in shops and they have felt quite different. Are you willing to risk tha...
by xbass.mb
Tue Oct 11, 2011 5:00 pm
Forum: Basses
Topic: Help Buying Fender bass
Replies: 12
Views: 7556

Re: Help Buying Fender bass

Jazzbass wrote:Have you tried Guitar Centre, particularly their used section?
http://used.guitarcenter.com/usedgear/index.cfm
Hi Thanks for your help, I don't really want a used one though, I want a new one :)
by xbass.mb
Tue Oct 11, 2011 4:59 pm
Forum: Basses
Topic: Help Buying Fender bass
Replies: 12
Views: 7556

Re: Help Buying Fender bass

Dan wrote:I presume you mean a re-issue? An original late 50's P would be setting you back around NZ$15,000!
Yes I mean a re-issue :) :)
by xbass.mb
Tue Oct 11, 2011 4:19 pm
Forum: Basses
Topic: Help Buying Fender bass
Replies: 12
Views: 7556

Help Buying Fender bass

I am wanting to buy an American 57 P bass, in White Blonde, with Gold Anodized Aluminum Pickguard. Does anyone know any online stores that ship to New Zealand???? I tried Musiciansfriend, but they don't ship this particular instrument here. I don't really want to order one from a shop here in NZ, it...