Kay Hollowbody Bass Sunburst 1965

Short-Scale 4-String Hollow Body Bass Guitar with Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Kay Hollowbody Bass Sunburst 1965

Vintage

Description & Specs

The following specs were carefully collected and recorded by a skilled technician. For a more detailed description and questions regarding sound, feel, or cosmetic condition, please visit our Lincoln Avenue showroom or call to speak to one of our Used and Vintage experts.
Finish Details: Original
Body Material: Maple Body
Neck Material: Maple Neck
Fingerboard Material: Brazilian Rosewood
Neck Profile: Medium C
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st - 0.88" 12th - 0.93"
Fingerboard Radius: 9.50"
Nut Width: 1-7/16"
Scale Length: 31"
Neck Details: One-piece maple neck with unbound Brazilian rosewood fingerboard. The fingerboard has been removed, the neck has been sanded straight, and the fingerboard has been reattached.
Electronics: Original pickup, pots, and wiring. The pots have 1965 codes. Controls include a tone pot and volume pot.
Pickup Measurements: 8.32kΩ
Hardware: All original. The endpin has broken off and a strap button has been installed next to the tailpiece
Weight: 5lbs 4oz
Modifications/Repairs: Fingerboard has been removed, neck has been sanded straight, and fingerboard has been reattached. Endpin has broken off. Strap button has been installed next to the tailpiece.
Case Details: Chipboard case
Cosmetic Condition: This bass has a decent amount of play wear. The finish is worn and chipping throughout.
Tech Notes: Plays well with low action and optimal neck relief. The truss rod is adjustable. The frets are tall and show little sign of play wear. The pot codes date this instrument to 1965.
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