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NBD: I got a dozen Jazz basses for Valentine's Day!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by christopherogut, Feb 14, 2014.

  1. Well, I think I found a real keeper! My girlfriend sent me a dozen surf green Jazz bass cookies in the mail, made by someone on Etsy it seems, which are copies of my Jazz.

    Well, they're lefties but it's the thought the counts! :p


    (for reference)

  2. shwashwa


    Aug 30, 2003
    are you going to keep them stock or upgrade the pickups/pre?
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  4. Huge

    Huge Hell is full of musical amateurs. Like me.

    Dec 2, 2005
    You'll have to play them upside down.
  5. jamminology101


    Aug 22, 2012
    Indianapolis In
    Endorsing Artist: Glockenklang
    Did you have your avri refinished to that color or is that stock?
  6. wild4oldcars


    Jan 22, 2012
    Garner, NC
    fixed ;)
  7. I'm thinking of a few upgrades to get a crunchier sound; these pickups are too creamy.
  8. Color is stock (early Corona) but the tortoiseshell guard is an early '80's NOS one that I swapped on...
  9. dwjazz54


    Jan 21, 2003
    Jersey City, NJ
    A few things -

    a) KEEP HER.
    b) those cookies look delicious - let us know how they are.
    c) that is a BEAUTIFUL bass, sir.
  10. Mvilmany


    Mar 13, 2013
    What's the best valentine's candy bass for metal?
  11. gbrooding

    gbrooding Supporting Member

    Dec 22, 2011
    Is that a copper strip from the bridge to the pickup?
  12. Tort is the best flavor for cookies.
  13. red_rhino

    red_rhino Gold Supporting Member

    Jan 26, 2001
    SF Bay Area
    P-bass cookies taste better. :bag:
  14. Of course he's going to keep the bass...
  15. That is just awesome!

    Glad she didn't ask the baker to "relic" the basses (i.e. drop it on the floor, take random nibbles, lick the icing off some areas, etc.)
  16. Jim Nazium

    Jim Nazium Supporting Member

    Jun 19, 2007
    Takoma Park, MD (DC)
    That's wicked cool. Your GF obviously put a lot of thought into her gift, and the baker did an amazing job.
  17. Dug2

    Dug2 Supporting Member

    Sep 24, 2011
    says the jazz bass avatar! lol

    You have a good gf, do sumtin good in return
  18. nashman


    Feb 11, 2011
    NCD - New Cookie Day
  19. The flatwound strings are a nice touch, too.
  20. I think some people call these 'pepperoni' tort guards... that would have made for a gross cookie.

    I was actually hoping for six of the Jazz and six of my Precision! :p
  21. The necks feel like butter... cookie...

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