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ric426
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ric426

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  • About

    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Southeast Michigan
    Occupation:
    Retired network janitor (IT admin)
    Current Setup:
    Ibanez SR1405TE, maple and mahogany body, wenge and bubinga thru neck, Nordstrand Big Single pickups, Aguilar OBP-3 pre, GHS Pressurewound strings

    Ibanez SRSC805, Burl poplar and mahogany body, maple thru neck, Bartolini MK5CBC pickups, Passinwind PW3LPF preamp, DR Pure Blues strings

    Guild Newark St. Starfire II reissue, Hipshot Ultralite tuners, custom bridge, LaBella white nylon tape wounds

    Fretless J, with a MIJ '63 reissue body, Lowe fretless 32" conversion neck, Hipshot Ultralite tuners and A style bridge, Nordstrand Dual Coil pickups, passive electronics, LaBella white nylon/copper tape wounds

    Mighty Mite P bass body, Lowe 32" conversion neck , Hipshot Ultralite tuners & A style bridge, Basslines SPB-2 P bass pickup, passive electronics, D'Addario Chromes flatwounds

    Rob Allen Mouse 30 fretless, walnut top, ash body, maple neck, LaBella black nylon tape wounds.


    Mesa Subway DI/Preamp
    Homebrewed ICEpower 300 power amp
    Mike Arnopol Soundworks 2nd gen MAS46 speaker
    Previously Owned Gear:
    Basses:
    various models by Zon, Sadowsky, Fender, Lakland, Kubicki, Rob Allen, Ernie Ball, Pedulla, Ken Smith, Gibson, F Bass.
    Some I don't miss, some I still kick myself for selling.

    Amps & speakers:
    Various models from Eden, SWR, Epifani, Mesa, Aguilar, Ampeg, Avatar, Fender, Thunderfunk, Genz Benz, GK, Bergantino, Demeter, Euphonic Audio, Phil Jones, MarkBass, Michael Arnopol Soundworks
    G.A.S. List:
    Nothing at the moment, but that could change any time
    Influences and Teachers:
    Teachers: David Mastick, Dan Pliskow.
    Influences: Jack Casady, Phil Lesh, Jack Bruce, Ray Brown, Alain Caron, Kenny Gradney, George Hawkins Jr.,many more...
    Hobbies and Interests:
    Bicycling, hobby machining, handgun & rifle target shooting

    Signature

    In my defense, I was left unsupervised.

    Grumpy old farts #115, Short scale bass club #502, Medium scale bass club #113, Fretless bass club #81, Ibanez club #1338, Guild club