5-string V's

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Veldar, Aug 17, 2012.


  1. Veldar

    Veldar

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    Are there such things and where would I get one?

    Photos would be nice......
  2. gustobassman

    gustobassman I'm only here for the Afterparty Supporting Member

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    "Flying V" shape? :eyebrow: A 5 string is a "V" to some people. Just trying to understand what you are looking for.
  3. Veldar

    Veldar

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    Yeah just the shape.
  4. Veldar

    Veldar

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  6. steve_rolfeca

    steve_rolfeca Gold Supporting Member

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    Never seen one. You'd definitely be talking custom.

    Mike Lull is already doing Thunderbirds, maybe he'd be interested.

    Neck dive and reach to the 1st position would be off the charts, FWIW...
  7. hiderebirth

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  8. Veldar

    Veldar

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    Very nice that's what i'd be after.
  9. Flaked Beans

    Flaked Beans

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    6 string fretless gibson flying V:

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  10. Veldar

    Veldar

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    Do you own this?
  11. TolerancEJ

    TolerancEJ

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    That is very cool! Who owns and/or built this instrument?
  12. Susqmike

    Susqmike

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    Moonstone Custom 5-string V.
    Best dag bass i ever wrapped my hands around!!

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  13. tarafran

    tarafran

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    they look great , the Vs are such a pain to practice with sitting down
  14. Ric5

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    That thing has got to have neck dive

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