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The new Kingston Z features a carved mahogany body, maple burl top and matching peg head veneer; wood shells on active soap bar style pickups; a rock maple neck with a rosewood fingerboard; 3 band active electronics.  Features Include: 34" scale, 24 medium jumbo frets, Rosewood, Zero fret, MTD quick release bridge, 3/4" (19mm) spacing 4 and 5 string, One-piece neck w/satin polyester finish, Carved mahogany body with maple burl top, Controls are volume, blend, treble, midrange, bass, MTD active wood covered soap bar pickups, Shielded electronics compartment, Pewter Hardware Near Mint Condition with very very minor scratches on the back

Carved Mahogany Body
Maple Burl Top
One Piece Maple Neck
Lined Ebony Fretless Fingerboard
19mm Bridge Spacing
24 Med Jumbo Frets
35" Scale
Bartolini Soapbar Pickups
Buzz Feiten Tuning System
Michael Tobias and legendary bassist Andrew Gouche worked together to create the MTD Kingston AG, an amazing bass with many custom features that were personally selected by Andrew himself. This bass is fully loaded with a 35" scale, alder body with maple burl top and one-piece neck, MTD quick release bridge and Bartolini pickups and active Bartolini 3-band preamp. With its smooth playability and mind-altering tones, this bass will change the way you think about the instrument. Available in a custom finish created to perfectly blend with the fingerboard.
In Michael Tobias's own words, "This is a sweet sounding bass!"
35" scale
24 medium jumbo frets
One-piece neck with satin polyester finish
Alder body with Maple Burl top
MTD quick release bridge, 3/4" (19mm) spacing
Double-action truss rod
Purpleheart fingerboard
Five controls:volume (with push/pull preamp bypass), blend, treble control, mid control (with push/pull mid shift: 250Hz - 800Hz.) and bass control
Bartolini pickups and active Bartolini 3-band preamp
Shielded electronics compartment
Buzz Feiten Tuning System
Hardshell case or gig bag optional
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MTD US CRB PROTOTYPE! Circa 2011? This is truly a unique piece from the mind behind so many modern bass designs and innovations. To our knowledge, only 3 or 4 of these exist. Michael Tobias built these as design prototypes for the Kingston CRB's available today. As you can tell from the pictures, this bass is very different from what became of the production Kingston CRB. The CRB was Michael Tobias' interpretation of the Precision bass design. This PJ is the ONLY MTD US that I have personally seen with the PJ pickup configuration.
This bass is pristine, and very lightweight. Only the slightest shine around the controls, and a small pencil tip ding on the top and near the upper horn (impossible to photograph) betray this as preowned. Frets are very clean and free of wear.
Lite Ash body
Rosewood Fretboard
Maple Neck
34" Scale
1 3/4" nut
Zero Fret
Bartolini PJ Pickups
Signature Tobias Asymmetrical Neck Curve
8.1 lbs!
Beautiful pre-owned fretless bass from MTD. Great condition with Bartolini P/J pickups.

Mint Condition! Originally sold by Bass Club Chicago to current owner in 2014. Bass is pristine, and is indistinguishable from new.

MTD 535 Ash Body
2 octave neck
Birds Eye Maple Fretboard
10 top spalted flamed tassie myrtle matching peghead veneer matching truss rod cover
Buzz Feitin Tuning System
matching wood knobs
Includes Original MTD Custom Fitted Hardshell case

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New MTD 435 serial #2985040917

  • Makore body with stunning quilted maple top
  • Body face matching peghead veneer and truss rod cover
  • Catalyzed Acrylic Urethane Satin Finish
  • Maple neck with Chechen fingerboard
  • 35" scale
  • 24 frets (2 octave)
  • Buzz Feitin Tuning System
  • MTD custom fitted case
  • Luminlay side dot inlays
  • Bartolini Pickups, and an Active Bartolini 3 band preamp w/3 way Mid Switch
  • Bridges and tuners are custom manufactured for MTD American Basses by Hipshot
  • Weight: 9.2 lbs


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MTD US 535-24 Myrtle Burl, Makore Body with matching wood knobs, Maple Neck, Florida Rosewood Fingerboard, MTD World Logo, 35" Scale, 2 Octave Frets, 19 mm spacing, Matching Peghead & Truss Cover, Buzz Feitin Tuning System, MTD Custom Fitted Hardshell case.  Bartolini Pickups, and an Active Bartolini 3 band preamp w. 3 way Mid Switch.  FREE SHIPPING!  9.8 lbs MTD 535 with rare Resin Impregnated Spalt Maple top and toasted Lightweight Ash body, Ash neck, Birdseye Maple Double Octave fingerboard, matching peghead with World MTD Logo, matching truss cover, Bartolini Pickups, and an Active 3 band preamp w. 3 way Mid Switch. Matching Wood Knobs.  Includes an MTD Fitted Hardshell case.  FREE SHIPPING!
Michael Tobias Design (MTD), are luthiers of some of the finest handcrafted American instruments being made today. They build approximately ten instruments per month, and as experienced craftsmen in the design and construction of both electric and acoustic basses and guitars, they specialize in high end, unique creations, with a great emphasis on sound, playability, and of course, the look of each instrument.

Every instrument is built-to-order, built to last, and built to meet each player’s needs. But don’t just take our word for it, visit us here at Bass Club Chicago and try one for yourself!

This beautiful and very unique (even among MTDs!) MTD634-24 is loaded with the following features:

· Nebula Burst

· Roasted Ash Body

· Myrtle Burl top

· Birdseye Maple Fingerboard

· Special Luminay side dot inlays, which can be activated with the provided LED light

· Buzz Feiten Tuning system

· New True Double action Truss rod

· Titanium Neck Inserts

The MTD Standard Finish is a catalyzed acrylic urethane satin that looks and feels a lot like oil but is many times harder without building great thickness. This allows the bass to breathe, sounding more wooden.

The pickups and active electronics are a proprietary design for MTD made by Bartolini Inc. which consist of a master volume and pan pot, treble, mid, bass cut and boost, with center click (from neck to bridge).

The three position switch selects the mid range cut and boost point. Down is lower mids, center is middle and up is upper mids. When the mid pot is at center click, the switch has minimal effect.

Bridge and tuners are custom manufactured for MTD American Basses by Hipshot. All MTD Handmade Basses use the revolutionary Buzz Feiten Tuning System which enhances tuning dramatically, allowing the player greater freedom of expression. Comes with custom MTD soft-shell case.

Weight: 8.70 lbs

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