MRPS is offering you a chance to own this one-of-a-kind HANDMADE electric guitar! The bass guitar, built by our own member and terrific volunteer Sid Workman of Swamp Road Guitar Company, features a body made from a joist from the historic B&O roundhouse roof! This old growth dense, closely grained wood gives this guitar not only a unique look and finish, but incredibly superior sustain and tone!
This Fender Precision style also features a solid maple extended truss-rod adjustable neck, Lace pick-up in the chrome bridge position, chrome switch nob. Functional and beautiful! It would look at home on your wall with other collectables or fronting your own rail fan rock band!! The nicely radiuses maple neck and brass frets, allow for a lightning fast action and smooth fingering along its entire length, and a Road Runner hard case, strap, cord complete package. With this you also get a Behringer Bass amp. Ultra-Bass BT108 and a $50 gist certificate from Samay Guitars.
Tickets will be $30.00 each and will be available on our website, or by visiting the roundhouse during open hours. MRPS will only sell 250 tickets for this unique instrument so demand will be high! DON’T MISS THIS ONCE IN A LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY TO OWN A PIECE OF CLEVLEAND RAILROAD HISTORY! Can buy them online at www.midwestrailway.org
The drawing will be held at the December 3, 2019 at 3p, open house. Winner need not be present. Proceeds benefit the Roundhouse Restoration Fund.