Schecter Owners Club, part 3

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by smperry, Aug 29, 2012.


  1. smperry

    smperry Moderator Supporting Member

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  2. jlepre

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    Well I had a chance to my Diamond P 5 with a guitarist and drummer last night at a small jam. I have to say I was very impressed with how this bass really cut through the mix, but still had that Pbass thump. The controls are very sensitive, and it took me a few minutes to get the right combo. Pretty much half way on the tone, and 3/4 on the neck pup. Then I would adjust the bridge pup for the right amount of sizzle.

    Next will be a live gig, but that won't be until October. So far I'm very impressed.
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  3. RichardCranium

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  4. G.Bisson

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    a pic to get things started

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  6. My name is Mudd

    My name is Mudd

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    My thanks to SMP for catching the post-count max in pt 2, and starting pt 3.
     
  7. fretno

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    '96 s series w/ Wilkins LPB

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  8. RichardCranium

    RichardCranium Supporting Member

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    I sold my Diamond P5 so I'm relinquishing my #276 back to the club.
     
  9. mrc0x

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    Anyone play one of the Blackjack C-4s? Haven't seen any come through the local guitar stores nor seen any real reviews online.
     
  10. Project777

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    My buddies' band is endorsers of Schecter and his bassist has an ATX 4-string. I asked about it and he says it kicks ass but not much more detail than that haha.
     
  11. kpinsonwv

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    Here are a couple of pictures of my new Schecter C-5 Custom. This is the new model with the EMG pickups. I decided to replace my Ibanez BTB with something that had a slimmer neck. These weren't in the stores yet, so I took a chance when I ordered it from my local Schecter dealer. Now that I have it, I'm thrilled with the feel and sound of this bass. It has a much smoother tone that the BTB and the neck profile is exactly what I was looking for.

    The pictures on the Schecter site don't do justice to the Transparent Red color. The real color is not as bright as their pictures show.
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  12. jlepre

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    I just replaced the string retainer on my Diamond P 5 from a 2 string to a Hipshot 3 string. I'm not sure how necessary it was, but it just looks better.
     

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  13. My name is Mudd

    My name is Mudd

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    That's gorgeous...is it an oiled finish?
     
  14. 4StringsEnough

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    That looks great! Worthy of an Iron Maiden tribute band!
     
  15. kpinsonwv

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    It's a stained matte finish.
     
  16. facepalmmaster

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    May not be as nice as some basses on here, but i like it
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    The cello behind is not a schecter
     
  17. fretno

    fretno Supporting Member

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    Thanks man , yeah exactly \m/\m/
     
  18. TheLump

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    How do you join this here club? I love my schecter!

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  19. My name is Mudd

    My name is Mudd

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    I'll have a number for you in a day or so...right now, I'm away from the computer that has the membership record on it.
     
  20. therhodeo

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    Need to get a pic of my new Stargazer 5 that I just picked up used for $250. Baby came early and I don't think they'd let me bring my bass to the NICU. I think he would heal faster with good music though.
     
  21. TheLump

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    Thanks man!
     

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