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About Us

Bass Workshop is a Melbourne based music retail & import business, owned and run by certified bass fanatics, that specialises 100% in Bass gear & Bass playing culture. From high end custom Bass guitars to Kiss action figures, if itā€™s Bass Culture we are most certainly into it, and if we donā€™t have it in stock (yet) we will most certainly track it down for you.

We also offer a while-u-wait repair/setup service & also specialise in bass guitar upgrades & modifications. Bookings essential.

Stop going to the Hardware store for Milk, buy your Bass guitar gear from a Bass guitar store.
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OPENING HOURS:

TUE - FRIĀ 11am - 5pm APPOINTMENT ONLY
SATĀ 10am - 5pm No Appointment Needed
MON &Ā SUNĀ CLOSED

A: 147 Poath road, Hughesdale VIC 3166
T: (03) 9563 0842
E: info@bassworkshop.com.au

Service / Setup / Repair

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BasicĀ Service: From $120 + Strings

  • Inspect & evaluateĀ bass.
  • Remove & Replace strings*
  • Set string action.
  • Set neck relief.
  • Tune & stretch strings.
  • Set intonation.
  • Check for & tighten loose hardware.
  • Lubricate moving parts.
  • Check playability.

FullĀ Service: From $140 + Strings

  • Inspect & evaluateĀ bass.
  • Remove & Replace strings*
  • Clean & lubricate nut slots.
  • Clean & lubricate string saddles.
  • Set string action.
  • Set neck relief.
  • Set pickup height & pole piece radius.
  • Tune & stretch strings.
  • Set intonation.
  • Check for & tighten loose hardware.
  • Lubricate moving parts.
  • Check playability.

For pickup installation, re-fretting, fret dress or other major service issues please call and organise a time for us to look at the bass and see what it needs.

These quotes are estimates only. A preciseĀ quote will be given to youĀ in store once we have a look over the bass. If you don't see a quote for what you need here, please don't hesitate to give us a call or email. There is no obligation and no charge for us giving a quote on your bass setup or repairs.Ā 

*We offer a large range of strings/brands, however we also are well aware of the rabbit hole that bass string choice becomes and how particular players are to their preferred brand/gauge.
Please always let us know in advance what your preference is so we can set it aside or order it if needed. Strings purchased in store for setups and repair work are sold at a discounted rate. You are welcome to bring your own strings to be used for setup too.

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Sell With Us

Selling gear privately can be a nightmare at times, if you are done dealing with Scammers, Low Ballers and Time Wasters that Marketplace and Gumtree seem to attract bring your pre loved gear Bass gear down to the shop and we are more than happy to take it on consignment.

All the second hand Basses we sell are sold setup and serviced with our 12 month warranty and looked after as if itā€™s one of our own.

Amps and pedals are cleaned and serviced and sold with limited warranty.

Interstate sellers please call and we can arrange courier to pickup your gear and get it to the shop.

*Photo ID required for all consignments.

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