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Black Bass Pickguard Color

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Ponsonby_Britt, Jan 15, 2014.

  1. To complete my new bass collection I've decided on the Yamaha BB1025X. Everything I have heard about it gives me full-body GAS.


    The first (and perhaps only) order of business is to replace the pickguard with something with more color. I've looked at red tort and blue or red glitter...


    ...but I don't want anything too garish. I appreciate your suggestions, thanks!
  2. wild4oldcars


    Jan 22, 2012
    Garner, NC
    i would say tort, but now looking at it, mirror would look cool, if youre into that kinda thing
  3. JennySuzuki


    Dec 18, 2013
    Have you looked at the "black basses" thread here? There are a lot of black basses, with a lot of differently colored pickguards on them shown in that thread. It might give you some ideas what you might like.
  4. carbon fiber wrap! no fitment issues with a new pickguard!
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  6. I did a search but that thread, which I have seen before, didn't appear. I'll find it tho', thanks for the suggestion!
  7. Slick. Will look into it.
  8. djasterix


    Jan 1, 2012
    Lima, Peru
    Tort or carbon fiber...
  9. wild4oldcars


    Jan 22, 2012
    Garner, NC
    that carbon looks pretty cool
  10. JennySuzuki


    Dec 18, 2013
  11. Copper pearl pops off black well, cream pearl looks good too. It's all up to where your taste leads you.
    JennySuzuki got the thread...
  12. Webtroll

    Webtroll Rolling for initiative Supporting Member

    Apr 23, 2006
    Austin, TX


    May 30, 2003
    Very cool!
  14. StuartV

    StuartV Out of GAS!!

    Jul 27, 2006
    Manassas, VA
    I say....... Black!
  15. Kikegg


    Mar 3, 2011
    Madrid, Spain
    Chrome mirror ala Peavey Zodiac DE Scorpio.
  16. eldoryder

    eldoryder I just LOVE me some Vintage Peaveys!

    Jun 27, 2011
    Nacogdoches, TX
    Ask any Harley owner......ya just can't beat Black 'n' Chrome!
  17. pfox14


    Dec 22, 2013
    Black on black
  18. DwaynieAD

    DwaynieAD Supporting Member

    Nov 20, 2010
    Mechanicsburg, PA
    what moar do you need.
  19. taikatsu


    Oct 3, 2012
    Just curious, are you having it custom made, or is someone making these now? I ask because I have a a 424X in burst, and I'd love a tort pick guard for it!