Remember this bass from the classifieds? Check it out now!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Top_Ten, Dec 15, 2012.


  1. Top_Ten

    Top_Ten

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    I picked this up a while back from the classifieds. You can see what it used to look like here:

    http://www.talkbass.com/forum/f126/fs-*schecter*-van-nuys-era-tele-bass-$600-853268/

    I had it refinished, put in an Audere pre, and various other mods. All the work was done by the fine folks at SF Guitarworks. Check it out now!

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  2. Snakeman1066

    Snakeman1066

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    digging it though it isn't really my color..lol

    love that bridge!
  3. paradog

    paradog

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    WOW! Me likey!
  4. rapidfirerob

    rapidfirerob Fusion rules! Supporting Member

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    Beautiful color! Checkout out their site. They did a great job. I'm in the East Bay. I'd love to see a photo of the entire instrument.
  5. MAJOR METAL

    MAJOR METAL A Hard Rockin Lover of GREENBURST Supporting Member

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    Congrats, all the best with it!
  6. LarryCrabtree

    LarryCrabtree Supporting Member

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    Great looking bass. A real keeper.
  7. Top_Ten

    Top_Ten

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    Thanks for the kind words, everyone! This bass came out real nice. Plays and sounds great too. In addition to the refin and the mods, it got a plek job and a great set up from the folks at SF Guitarworks. They do great work there.
  8. Templar

    Templar Supporting Member

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    Looks great.

    What do the mini toggles do?
  9. Top_Ten

    Top_Ten

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    The mini toggles are for the Audere pre. One is the "z mode" switch and the other is active/passive.
  10. leegreenman

    leegreenman

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    Very sweet looking bass.
  11. danomite64

    danomite64 Supporting Member

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    Pretty, tho I think I'd have stuck with the B/W/B guard, especially if the headstock is still black.
  12. Commreman

    Commreman Faith, Family, Fitness, and Frets Supporting Member

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    That is freakin' hot. I like it!
  13. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

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    Looks cool!
  14. Top_Ten

    Top_Ten

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    Yep, the headstock is still black. I had three pickguards made -- tort, white and black -- so I can pick and choose. They all look cool, though I'm digging the tort for now!

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