Epiphone Newport Bass Cherry 1965

Short-Scale 4-String Solid Body Electric Guitar with Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Epiphone Newport Bass Cherry 1965

Vintage

Description & Specs

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Finish Details: Original finish.
Body Material: Mahogany
Neck Material: Mahogany
Fingerboard Material: Brazilian Rosewood
Neck Profile: C
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st fret .923", 12th fret 1.053"
Fingerboard Radius: 12.00"
Nut Width: 1-1/2"
Scale Length: 30"
Neck Details: Honduran mahogany neck with unbound Brazilian rosewood fingerboard and dot inlays.
Electronics: Original pickup with volume and tone controls. Original wiring harness. Some solder joints have been touched up and the pickup lead has been extended. The pot codes date to 1965.
Pickup Measurements: 29.3K
Hardware: Original hardware. A couple washers have been added to the pickguard to reinforce the crack.
Weight: 7lbs 14oz
Modifications/Repairs: The pickup lead has been extended, the wiring harness has touched up solder joints.
Case Details: Original chipboard case.
Cosmetic Condition: This bass is in good condition with heavy wear. The finish is glossy and very weather-checked, with scratches, dents, dings, and chips throughout. The hardware has a strong patina.
Serial Number: 580614
Tech Notes: The bass plays well with optimal action. The frets are wide and tall, showing mild wear. The serial number and pot codes date to 1965.
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