The Twelfth Fret - Guitarists' Pro Shop
2132 Danforth Ave Toronto Canada | Sales: 416-423-2132 | Service: 416-423-1554 | sales@12fret.com

Bass Vintage and Used

When Leo Fender invented the electric bass guitar in the early days of the 1950s, music changed forever.   The Twelfth Fret features a wide and frequently changing collection of vintage and used basses.  If you’re looking for something in particular, contact us.    We set instruments up to the player’s requirements and we ship worldwide.


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2015 Gibson Thunderbird Bass Guitar

The Gibson Thunderbird bass makes one of the more dramatic visual statements possible with an actually functional design.

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2011 Ernie Ball Music Man Stingray Bass Black

First introduced in 1976, the Ernie Ball Music Man StingRay has been revered as one of the most iconic bass guitars and the first with

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2008 Ernie Ball Music Man Sterling 5 Bass

Ernie Ball Music Man builds some of the most popular basses - as with this Sterling 5, focusing on meeting the needs of the working

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2013 Pedulla Thunderbolt 5-String Bass Sunburst

The Pedulla Thunderbolt 5-String bass combines a bolt-on maple neck and a laminated body, and like other Pedulla instruments, is built entirely in the USA.

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1966 Fender Precision Bass Sunburst

Though not the very first - that distinction goes to the 1937 Tutmark Model 736 - the Fender Precision Bass is the most recorded bass.

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2003 Hofner Club Bass

The Hofner Club Bass, also known as the Hofner 500/2 bass, is similar in design to the iconic 500/1 Beatle Bass, but with a traditional

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2008 Gretsch G6136LSB White Falcon Bass REDUCED

Based on and dressed to match the famous White Falcon guitar, the Gretsch G6136LSB is a fully hollow, long scale bass with that Gretsch tone.

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Late 1980s Tom Holmes THC Prototype Guitar and Bass

Tom Holmes THC guitars are not common, and have been mostly found in the hands of players like Billy Gibbons, Lenny Breau, Bo Diddley, and

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1982 Steinberger L2 Fretless Bass (consignment) SOLD

This 1982 Steinberger L2 Fretless Bass, number 466, is in great condition, with all the parts. As a fretless, it is not a conversion,