I’ve mentioned numerous times on this blog how cool I think the Rickenbacker 480 looks. It was made between 1973 and 1984. It is a six string guitar with a 4002 bass body. They just look awesome, but they aren’t made anymore and I just watch their value go up on eBay.
Until this posting. Apparently there is hope that a 480 may be possible. It probably will still be well outside my price range, but feast your eyes on this: