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Kay Collector Edition Reissue "Pro" Electronic Bass Guitar includes FREE $60 Shipping & $250 Case

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Kay Vintage Reissue K162VBK Pro - Black - Electronic Bass Guitar With Matching Hard Shell Case

From 2008, Kay has Reissued 7 Selected Vintage models –
5 Electric Guitars and 2 Electric Bass Guitars all from the 50’s era
Each model has had very limited production, with a total less than 1,500 Reissues manufactured since the project began. Note: Fender can produce 1,500 guitars per week!

Meet your guitar: K162VBK 
Serial #K1811141 is one of 93 built from 2008-17

The Kay Vintage Reissue Pro Bass, is a limited run and is in very short supply, the factory has fewer than 3 new instruments available.
Please Note: Used K162V Vintage Reissues have been offered at prices that are over MSRP and are trending upward due to their collectability and limited production.

The Kay Pro Bass comes shop adjusted, with vintage wood hardshell case and a Certificate of Authenticity showing the Serial Number and Date of Production. If you have considered owning this instrument this is the time before they are gone.

The K162VBK Kay Pro Electronic Bass Guitar is a reissue of the classic K162, has the volume and bite of an electric bass guitar, but when plucked softly, sounds like an upright bass.

Solo and rhythm effects are unlimited. Get that unique Chicago-style jazzy blues sound from the semi-hollowbody chamber design and single-coil "blade" pickup.

A special dual-capacitor switch kicks the Pro Bass into overdrive. It cuts the high range and adds punch and the deep tone of a standup bass.

* Body: Single-cutaway, tone-chambered, hollow-body acoustic with unique Kay feedback-resistant bracing
* Back: Parabolic arched maple
* Sides: Maple
* Top: 3-ply curly maple laminate (blonde finish)
* Purfling: Multi-ply black-and-white celluloid binding
* Neck: Set one-piece Canadian maple straight-grained
* Frets: 20 jumbo nickel-silver
* Inlays: Small abalone dots
* Fingerboard: 31" scale rosewood with 12" radius
* Tuning Machines: Wilkinson® vintage-style medium cloverleaf buttons, 2 per side
* Bridge and Tailpiece: Stud-mounted rosewood bridge with adjustment thumbwheels, chrome trapeze tailpiece
* Top Nut: Bone
* Headstock: Original gold chevron displaying 3-D raised "Kel-von-a-tor" style emblem
* Finish Coat: High-gloss polyester protective polymer
* Matching hardshell case, a $250 value, included with purchase of this guitar!

* Pickup: 1 chrome single-coil Blade
* Controls: 1 volume, 1 tone, 1 tandem capacitor switch for cutting high-frequency response
* Output Jack: 1 side-mounted 1/4"

Kay Collector Edition Reissue "Pro" Electronic Bass Guitar includes FREE $60 Shipping & $250 Case

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ConditionBrand New (New)
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