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.


1957 Kay K5920 Speed Demon Electric Bass Guitar

The Kay K5920 Speed Demon hollowbody electric bass was one of the Kay company's many instruments aimed at beginner to semi-pro players.

2016 Jason Kiefte Custom Thinline Archtop Bass Guitar

When I first saw the Kiefte Custom Thinline Archtop Bass Guitar, I thought it looked familiar; it is based on the successful Douglas Harrison GB

1977 Fender Jazz Bass in White Refinish

The Fender Jazz Bass appeared in 1960 and was aimed towards the jazz bassists who still played full size uprights. It rapidly moved into

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

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.

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.

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

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,