Squire vm 77 jazz bass

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  1. Worshipbass12

    Worshipbass12

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  2. dls119

    dls119

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    I have a VM jazz and it is my current main bass. Very impressive playability and tone for the price.
  3. Fallen Zephyr

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    I have one of these and and it is a really solid bass. Nothing needs replaced on it, though I'm not the biggest fan of the pickups but even those are very usable. I did however go through a few of the black blocked ones before I landed on this one.
  4. dls119

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    Yeah, I dumped the pickups and replaced them with DiMarzio Model Js. Very pleased. The Duncans it comes with are definitely usable, but I wasn't a big fan so out they came. I gigged it stock until just recently.
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  6. Worshipbass12

    Worshipbass12

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    So am i right in spending the money to get a great amp and a cheaper bass or should i go the other way ?
  7. Fallen Zephyr

    Fallen Zephyr

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    That's definitely the way I would recommend going, and I believe that's the advice usually given around here for that question.
  8. Low Class

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  9. DiabolusInMusic

    DiabolusInMusic Functionless Art is Merely Tolerated Vandalism Gold Supporting Member

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    How is the store's return policy?

    The Squiers are a fantastic bang for your buck, but they are very hit and miss. If I couldn't play one first I would want to know there is a great return policy so I can return it and try again.
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  11. JellinWellen

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    Great bass, I would get that genz benz over that markbass though.
  12. Low Class

    Low Class Supporting Member

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  13. Worshipbass12

    Worshipbass12

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    I appreciate that but i am pretty set on the markbass to me it sounds awesome and i'm getting it brand new for $450

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