The Rickenbacker 4003 electric bass has a deep history. Rickenbacker's original solid-body electric bass was first introduced in the spring of 1957, bringing its own unique style to the Rock and Roll explosion of the early 60's and 70's. In the hands of bass-masters including Paul McCartney, Chris Squire, and Geddy Lee, Rickenbacker 4000-series basses forged a solid reputation for distinct tone...
The Classic Rickenbacker bass - famous for its ringing sustain, treble punch and solid underlying bass. A subtle strip of binding graces the elegantly curved body and the Rosewood fingerboard. Deluxe triangular inlays and stereo capability are standard features.
The Rickenbacker 4003 Bass is famous for its ringing sustain, treble punch, and solid underlying bottom end. It’s also famous for its distinctive, elegantly curved body shape, accentuated by a subtle strip of binding, deluxe triangular fretboard inlays, stereo output, neck-thru-body construction, double truss rods, and high output single-coil pickups with wide response range and brilliant...
In the wrapper, in the case, no excuses! We just traded some vintage gear for new unsold stock. You will be the first retail owner but because we are not authorized dealers, there is no warranty. Bass is factory fresh, all tags and candy. 14 sn, 9.2 pounds of perfect!
MINT 2015 Rickenbacker 4003 Bass w/ OHSC and Tags!
The bass is unplayed and mint.
Neck is straight, plays excellent with great action.
The guitar comes with the original case as shown, with all paperwork.
Specs from Rickenbacker:
Body Type Solid
No. Frets 20
Scale Length 84.5 cm (33 1/4'')
Neck Width at Nut 42.9 mm (1 11/16'')
Neck Width at 12th Fret 54.0...
The Classic Rickenbacker bass - famous for its ringing sustain,
treble punch and solid underlying bass. A subtle strip of binding
graces the elegantly curved body and the Rosewood fingerboard.
Deluxe triangular inlays and stereo capability are standard
Body Type: Solid
No. Frets: 20
Scale Length: 84.5 cm (33 1/4'')
Neck Width at Nut: 42.9 mm (1 11/16'')
Serial # 08-16452. One of the most recognizable electric bass designed that’s not branded Fender, the Rickenbacker 4003, and the 4001 that it replaced many year ago, has laid the foundation for some of Rock’s biggest hits. The bass’ great looks, high-output single coil pickup tone, and distinctive feel have made it the go-to for some of the greatest players out there.
This example is in...
We really ran this old Rickenbacker through its paces and it kept up admirably. We played some tried and true rock riffs, some old smokey sounding soul stuff, and some blistering punk. We ran the gamut of pickup positions. Rolled off some highs and played it fat and mellow. It just kept on pleasing. The frets are in great shape so it was a breeze to set up too so the action is dialed in nice and...
1979 Rickenbacker 4001 Bass
Very nice ’79 Rickenbacker 4001 bass in Mapleglo! Replaced frets/nut and added Badass II Bridge. Rick-o-Sound jack removed and replaced pick guard. Plays and sounds fantastic!
A new 4001 has a list price of $3599. For less than this you can get "old wood" A 30-year-old guitar will have a tone and presence that only the mellowing and aging of it's wood can provide. Neck-through construction offers great sustain and tone. Fast, playable neck. This bass guitar is one of the coolest looking guitars I've ever seen because of the unique reverse headstock. B026
"A mint example of an 4001 bass. Purchased from the original owner. this thing is a superb collectible.A new 4001 has a list price of $3599. For less than this you can get ""old wood"" A 30-year-old guitar will have a tone and presence that only the mellowing and aging of it's wood can provide. Neck-through construction offers great sustain and tone. Fast, playable neck. This bass guitar is one...
40+ YEAR old Rickenbacker 4000 bass. Like the "P" bass of Ricks,.Originally 1 pickup, this one has a fender strat pickup installed under where the mute would go. No exterior mod, and the original mute, and pickup cover are in the case. Straight neck, no fret wear, low action,,,, everything there. Surprisingly good sound. Comes with original hard case! Nice vintage package!
Vintage original 1979 Rickenbacker Model 4001 in ridiculously clean condition. Absolutely stunning curly maple Mapleglo finish. May be the nicest example we have seen. Plays and sounds great with signature vintage Rickenbacker bass tone. Chris Squire, Geddy Lee....eat your heart out! All original with original pickup cover in the case.
1979 Rickenbacker 362-12 double neck in its original Mapleglo finish that looks great with the checkerboard binding. It has two great playing necks with great frets. It's all original and 100% complete including its original hardshell case. There are two hairline cracks on each side of the 6-string neck running down from the nut which is typically caused by improper truss rod adjustment in...