Michael Tobias Design MTD USA 535-24, 2014, Walnut

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This is a super premium bass built in the USA and comes loaded with quality specs. A letter from Michael Tobias is also included along with an MTD branded hardshell case. This was not gigged and only has one previous owner. This item is in overall great condition with no signs of wear. There is some slight discoloration on the back of the neck by the headstock from the foam from a hangar.

This bass only weighs in at 7.8lbs!

Chambered roasted swamp ash body

Figured walnut top

Maple neck with pistachio finger board and Luminlay side dots

35" scale with 24 frets

Hand applied epoxy base coat and catalyzed urethane top coat

Buzz Feiten Tuning System

Double action truss rod 

Custom Nordstrand pickups (these replaced the original Bartolinis)

Custom Bartolini preamp (original)

Comes with the original MTD hard case and build sheet.

There is much speculation about the fretboard; it is most likely roasted birdseye maple, though the letter from Michael states "pistachio." The letter and the serial numbers match; so this was most likely just a typo on his part.

This item was fully inspected for function and has been described as accurately as possible. Please inspect the pictures closely and read the ad thoroughly to understand the condition of the item. We can take close-ups at any angle on request.

A video chat demonstration may be arranged via Google Meet, Google Duo or Zoom. Please message us to arrange.We have over 20 years of experience shipping gear! Your purchase will come well-packed and insured. International shipping is available, but please message us for rates.Returns are currently NOT accepted. Please be sure of your purchase.Xu Strings is a full-range, boutique guitar and bass repair shop located in Rockville, MD. We are a dealer for many brands including Seymour Duncan, DiMarzio, Nordstrand, Aguilar, Bartolini, Audere, Ernie Ball, Pyramid Strings, Hipshot, LR Baggs, Fishman, K&K and more. Electronics, mods and projects are our thing! Local transactions may be arranged and payment is accepted via cash, credit cards, Samsung Pay, Apple Pay and Paypal. Contactless options available.Xu Strings offers consignment for your gear! Rates are easily better than the big box stores.

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