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Used Bass Guitars


This list does not represent our entire inventory!
Our used bass guitar selection changes all the time.
We update this page regularly, but it's possible that an instrument listed here has been sold.
Additionally, we have an ever-changing selection of models in lower price-ranges.
Please call the store (412-431-0700), or email us for availability and payment options.
Updated on 1/15/2018

1968 Gibson EB-2D at Pittsburgh Guitars 1968 Gibson EB-2D
Sunburst finish on a semi-hollow double-bound body with double cutaway and f-holes, and rosewood fingerboard with dot markers. It is all original, perfectly straight, with mute, push-button bass cut, and 2 pickups with metal pickup covers. It is in very good condition, with a lot of finish checks, dings, and nicks. There is bare wood in several spots, and belt buckle scratches on the back. It has an impression in the finish on the lower back, as if it laid on something textured. Much of the wear on the back only shows up in direct light. It is very cool! Price includes brand new Henry Heller gig bag. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13 - 14 - 15 - 16 - 17 - 18 - 19 - 20 - 21 - 22 - 23)
2014 Fender Deluxe Active P-Bass Special at Pittsburgh Guitars 2014 Fender Deluxe Active P-Bass Special
Black finish with active electronics, made in Mexico. It features a Precision bass body with a maple Jazz bass neck, 1-ply gold vinyl pickguard, and a vintage-style split single coil Precision bass pickup in the middle, and dual-coil Noiseless Jazz bass pickup in the bridge. It has a 3-band active EQ with a 9-volt onboard preamp. It is in excellent overall condition, with a couple small dings and scuff marks. Price includes clean Fender gig bag. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9)
Danelectro DC bass at Pittsburgh Guitars 2012 Fender Squier James Johnston Jazz Bass
A Squier Classic Vibe series instrument, this bass features James Johnston's personal touches, including a Lake Placid blue finish on a basswood body with matching headstock, 3-ply mint green pickguard, two custom single-coil Jazz Bass pickups, a "HiMass" bridge with brass barrel saddles, and Johnston's signature on the back of the headstock as well as the Biffy Clyro band logo on the front. It's in excellent overall condition, with a small lacquer chip at the top of the headstock, and some small dings on the back. Price includes non-original gig bag. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9)
Danelectro DC bass at Pittsburgh Guitars 1990s Danelectro DC Bass
Shorthorn shape on a long-scale bass, refinished black, and with an added thumb rest. It's in clean shape with a couple small dings. Price includes hard tweed case. (picture - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8)
We also have a great selection of new basses
from Yamaha, Gretsch, Rickenbacker, and Hofner!

This list changes all the time.
Please call the store if you're looking for
something that you don't see here.
Additionally, we always have an ever-changing
selection of less expensive guitars.
Give us a call for more info!

Key to Descriptions

Before we sell any used instrument, we send it through our repair shop for a complete set up. But because they're used, we've worked out the following descriptions to let you know how used they are. We'll be happy to give you more information via phone or email.

Mint Condition--like new, no wear
Excellent condition
--some play wear, maybe some small dings or light surface scratches
Very good condition--a few scratches, some dings and/or lacquer chips, but structurally sound, normal play wear
Good condition--structurally sound, has been played a lot, some repairs or cosmetic flaws possible
Fair condition--a well-loved guitar, may have some problems, but we'll describe them as accurately as possible
As-is--needs work

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