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Old 07-24-2018, 11:56 AM
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Lightbulb 5-String Orchestra Bass (IN STOCK)(NY)

A beautiful 5-String Sam Shen Gemunder model 7/8ths Orchestra Double Bass.

I originally bought this bass for personal use but have since decided to stay with my 4-String with C-Extension for my own comfort.

String Length; 42"
Top; 45.5"
Back; 47" at the button
Upper Bout; 21"
Middle Bout; 15"
Lower Bout; 27"
Ribs (not including plates); 8.5"/Block, tapering to 6.5"/Neck.

Top is Spruce. Back and sides, Willow. Neck is Maple with Ebony Fingerboard. String Spacing is normal width, about 26.5-27mm centered.

Price is $5,500 USD. (lowered from $6,750)
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