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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-07-2012, 02:04 AM Thread Starter
 
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RBM-1 (Reb Beach) Black/Gold

To make a long story short. After I moved about 15 years ago, I forgot I had this guitar. Its an RBM-1 Black and gold. Everything is original. Over-all it's in good shape. I cleaned it up and noticed there was a small dent on the front (not chipped) and another on the back as well. Some of the gold on the hardware looks to be a little worn off as well. The middle P/U works, but strangely when you select it, it's not distorted, but is a clean sound maybe its just needs cleaning or a wired is corroded. Other than that plays great.

Anyone know the values of these things nowadays? I am probably going to sell it, and use the money towards a Fender YJM Strat.
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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-07-2012, 07:07 AM
 
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Re: RBM-1 (Reb Beach) Black/Gold

There is one in my area that has been on craigslist for about 4 months now for 750.00 and its clean. I looked at it, but the neck reminds me of a JS, so I passed.
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post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-07-2012, 07:33 AM
 
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Re: RBM-1 (Reb Beach) Black/Gold

I paid $900 for mine back a few years ago, and it's mint with paper on the cavitites and case candy, and I guess I would be lucky to get that for it nowadays.
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post #4 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-07-2012, 02:17 PM
 
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Re: RBM-1 (Reb Beach) Black/Gold

They go for around (ahmemm...) uhhhh...$75.00... yeah $75 sounds good

I will take it off your hands for $80 b/c you soud like a nice guy...
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post #5 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-07-2012, 02:40 PM
 
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Re: RBM-1 (Reb Beach) Black/Gold

Ill see that $80 and raise you $10!!! $90
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post #6 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-07-2012, 04:52 PM
 
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Re: RBM-1 (Reb Beach) Black/Gold

For some reason, I feel like the black/gold ones don't fetch as much as the original '91's. You could probably get $600ish for it. I'm going to be selling my black '91 soon and am looking to get a bit more than that.
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post #7 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-08-2012, 04:13 PM
 
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Re: RBM-1 (Reb Beach) Black/Gold

there is one on my local craigslist for $1700 usd, its been on there for about 7 months on and off lol I think this guy is out of his mind......
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post #8 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-12-2012, 08:47 PM
 
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Re: RBM-1 (Reb Beach) Black/Gold

The RBM is my favourite Ibanez model
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post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-12-2012, 08:57 PM
 
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Re: RBM-1 (Reb Beach) Black/Gold

They're crap!

I'll take it off your hands for $100. And that's ONLY because I feel sorry for you!

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