Favourite Headstock Design/Shape?

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  1. Dbt25677

    Dbt25677

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    Personally it's either the classic Fender or Hofner.
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    (yes it's a contemporary series but that shape is still there)
  2. ASATMAN

    ASATMAN Supporting Member

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    The original.
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  3. Whit Townsend

    Whit Townsend

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    Right now Im kinda partial to this one
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  4. emf818

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    I've always really loved the Musicman headstock.
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  5. Grateful

    Grateful Supporting Member

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    I like the Lakland 5 string headstock. I love the 3+2, but only wish it it was angled instead of having a string tree.

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    Paul Tutmarc's, then?

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  6. Mike A

    Mike A

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    Hard not to like a Fender headstock. Rickenbacker deserves mention, but my favorite is many peoples' least liked, apparently... I love the G&L "eye gouger."
  7. Mechanical

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  8. somegeezer

    somegeezer

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    Jerzy Drozd.
  9. Ponsonby_Britt

    Ponsonby_Britt

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    Steinberger Spirit.
  10. ffutterman

    ffutterman Talentless Bass Enthusiast Supporting Member

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    I'm partial to the one on my custom bass. :D

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  11. mbelue

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  12. Gorn Captain

    Gorn Captain Supporting Member

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    This is in transit on the way to me but the headstock is part of what sold me on it.
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  13. ASATMAN

    ASATMAN Supporting Member

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    As if I didn't see that coming.............

    Eye gouger fan here too, Mikey!
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  14. Mike A

    Mike A

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  15. ASATMAN

    ASATMAN Supporting Member

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    Boy does that beauty bring back memories! Glad you still have that rare bird.
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  16. lz4005

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  17. fretno

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    all of them !
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  18. spiritbass

    spiritbass Supporting Member

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    The one in my avatar. :)
  19. hillerup

    hillerup Supporting Member

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    I really like this one... :)
  20. FrenchBassQC

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