Cool vintage Made in Japan short scale bass with thumpy vintage pick-up. Bass works but could use some work for playability. Some fret buzz, and intonation issues. Very cool vintage Teisco, Kawai super short scale bass guitar. Scale length is 23.5.Bass does need a little work, mainly with intonation. It will need a new set of strings.
Body has some scratches, finish checking and crazing. Fretboard has a small gap near the nut.(see photo) Frets look good but may need to be leveled. Volume pot is a little scratchy. Comes with a period correct hardshell case in OK condition. It is missing 2 latches. The item "Vintage Teisco Kawai Heit Short Scale Bass Guitar Japan with case VIDEO" is in sale since Saturday, April 17, 2021. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Bass Guitars". The seller is "rockandrollerer" and is located in Saint Louis, Missouri. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.