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Sadly Dan Armstrong passed away on the 8th of June 2004.
Feel free to share your thoughts and remembrances of this musical innovator below.
: Thanks a lot, Dave! Not a problem. I know how hard shit is to find for these guitars.
I am in the market to purchase a clear reissue. Can anyone point me in the right direction to find one. Thanks!!!
i like it :)
Keep your eyes peeled on Ebay. It's where I nabbed my black one.
On the back of the tuning assambly, there are 6 "screw covers" ? (dont know what you call them), whatever they are clled, I need one (they are approx the size of a pencil eraser, little larger) any suggestions? Would perfer original. Please help! thanks
Subject Says It All.
I'm interested in getting an Armstrong original or reissue clear lucite bass.
Email if you've got one to sell please.
: Subject Says It All.
: I'm interested in getting an Armstrong original or reissue clear lucite bass.
: Email if you've got one to sell please.
have a dan armstrong bass guitar serial#D1560A
if interested email me. firstname.lastname@example.org
Does anyone have one of these? It's the clear one given to him by a member of Cheap Trick I believe. The see through one. It was used in the "all my life" foo fighters video. I'm interested if anybody has one. Email me with pix.
I have one of the transparent black ones. It plays better than my 69...waaaay better. The neck is slimmer and it *almostr* stays in tune...pretty high praise for a DA!.
are you interested in selling it? How much did you get it for?
This popular thread has been given its own page : 69 Dan Armstrong Guitar for sale
do any exist?do you want to sell?
This popular thread has been given its own page : Re: lefty lucite dan armstrong guitar
As far as I know only two lefty Dan Armstrong clear guitars were made. One guitar and one bass. Both owned by Sir Paul McCartney. If anybody wants a closeup pix of paul, I have one I got from Linda McCartney. Pretty cool and very rare guitar indeed.
Early serial # Dan Armstrong. All original, Country Bass, and Rock Treble Pickups. Extra electronics ( original ) , Extra NECK !!!! ( one thin , one fat) Extra thumbscrews ! Good condition . Sounds and plays great ! Non original ... but better fitting hard case included.
Please contact me for details
Just curious really about my guitar - when it was made and how many. It has 348 stamped in it. Unfortunately I daren't slide the pickup due to a break in the wire right where it enters the plastic casing. It's ok, the instrument sounds fine with the pickup where it is but if anyone has a suggestion, do call.
Does anyone have an original Dan Armstrong manual in good shape that they are willing to sell/ trade.
I have many original parts / necks etc.
Do you happen to have an original pickguard? Turns out the re-issues don' fit properly.
Unfortunately I have no manual of any kind...but I'd sure be inclinded to purchase a pickguard.
Yes I do
I have unused original pickguards that were purchased from the factory 1971.
Please e mail me for the particulars
: Yes I do
: I have unused original pickguards that were purchased from the factory 1971.
: Please e mail me for the particulars
I am interested in buying a pickguard + the small cover plate covering the neck nut at the headstock. Preferably original parts. It is to be fitted to my '69 clear bass.
Please e mail me if you got any of the above. Thanks.
Email me if they're still available - do you have a jpeg? I need them for a Univox and a Conrad version of a Dan Armstong
This popular thread has been given its own page : Dan Armstrong Amplifier, mod "Dan 1" schematic
if you have a dan armstrong please e-mail me price and if possible picture
: if you have a dan armstrong for sale please e-mail me price and picture to email@example.com
: if you have a dan armstrong please e-mail me price and picture to firstname.lastname@example.org
: if you have a dan armstrong please e-mail me price and if possible picture to email@example.com
Does ANYONE have an original, 12-pole humbucking pickup for the DA plexi that's for sale?
Does anyone have an original DA body / tailpiece or strap pegs that they are willing to sell.
I have several original necks that were purchased from the Linden NJ factory when it closed. Also have pickguards fully wired with original switches , caps and jacks. Some thumscrews and truss rod covers as well
I have found original pickguards for the DA plexi all new old stock leftover at the NJ Ampeg factory
All come with electronics attached.
Several necks also (NOS)
Some set screws for pickups(NOS)
Truss rod covers
May trade for original manual / pickups/ case
do you still have any pickguards? or any of the screws for the pickups?
Can you sell me one of the pickguards ?
I am looking for some patrts as well... How much for one of these assemblies (pickguard w/ electronics) ??? Thanks for the reply.Also looking for the bridge..
: I have found original pickguards for the DA plexi all new old stock leftover at the NJ Ampeg factory
: All come with electronics attached.
: Also have
: Several necks also (NOS)
: Some set screws for pickups(NOS)
: Truss rod covers
: May trade for original manual / pickups/ case
Purchased a re-issue Pickguard for original Lucite 6 string - It doesn't Fit ! So I would be interested in one of your Factory originals before I start modify the re-issue pickguard. Drop me a line and let me know if still available Cheers david
How do you date a Dan Armstrong?
:please contact me if you still have this guitar
: How do you date a Dan Armstrong?
Serial number give a rough indication of when your guitar was made. They were only made between 1969 and either late 70 or early 71. There are other ways to date them if your guitar is all original
I have a sales slip for 1968 for a non production bass. no ser # on the neck,,i bought it from the Ampeg rep at Whurlitzers in Boston.. I am looking for it's mate a solid balck bass.... help
Email me if interested. I'll send pics and accept offers.
I need tht guitar!
Please email me with pics and a price!
I have been searching for a Dan Armstrong Copy for about a year, please email a price and pics so we can make some sort of deal.
: Email me if interested. I'll send pics and accept offers.
Im very interested in buying a lucite guitar. Email me pics, and a low and high range on how much you want for it
is it a Dan Armstrong Copy? how much? Pics please...
: is it a Dan Armstrong Copy? how much? Pics please...
Does anyone know where I can get a replacement for the screw on the back of the Dan Armstrong re-issue that secures the pickup???
1970 Dan Armstrong Country Bass pickup, $50
: 1970 Dan Armstrong Country Bass pickup, $50
I will uy it if available
Pickup is sold.
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