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best bass for metal?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by dblthumbballad, Sep 20, 2013.


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  1. dblthumbballad

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    the timeless question...
     
  2. d_town

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  3. P Town

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    I think they use pointy instruments for metal.
     
  4. pica

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    One that has strings on it.
     
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  6. EXILE03

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    *insert obligatory "bass made of metal" photo here*

    Do I win yet?
     
  7. Baird6869

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    I love the night life, I got to boogie....
    Never thought much about it as this topic hasn't ever come up from what I have seen.

    Hmmm... Hofner?
     
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    Ibanez Destroyer of course.

    Cheers!

    MJW
     
  10. shrimpflea

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    According to Steve Harris a Fender Precision with flatwounds.
     
  11. knumbskull

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    DiabolusInMusic Functionless Art is Merely Tolerated Vandalism Gold Supporting Member

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  13. skychief

    skychief Gold Supporting Member

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    Cool! :cool:

    Another BEST BASS FOR METAL thread.

    dude; seriously.


    :scowl:
     
  14. El-Bob

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    It's not even funny anymore. :meh:
     
  15. musicman666

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    Yes it is ya party pooper!!!
     
  16. Veldar

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    I ran a Hofner beatles bass through a guitar amp and started playing Metallica, it sounded massive.
     

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