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  1. S.F.Sorrow replied to the thread [Poll] Who is truly interested in a 70s Precision reissue?.

    Actually the Fender Precision Bass has evolved quite a bit since then. Compared to a '57 a typical modern Fender P-bass may have...

    Aug 18, 2022 at 12:31 PM
  2. S.F.Sorrow liked RichterScale's post in the thread [Poll] Who is truly interested in a 70s Precision reissue?.

    Oh yeah, that wasn't an assumption that you or others don't know that. I'm just proud of myself that I actually know something and take...

    Aug 18, 2022 at 7:39 AM
  3. S.F.Sorrow liked RichterScale's post in the thread [Poll] Who is truly interested in a 70s Precision reissue?.

    Northern ash is about wiped out too. Fwiw, I have property in the northern part of western NY. 5 yrs ago, it had a healthy population of...

    Aug 18, 2022 at 6:54 AM
  4. S.F.Sorrow replied to the thread [Poll] Who is truly interested in a 70s Precision reissue?.

    Yeah, I know about swamp ash not being an actual species. The term is (to my knowledge) not used by anyone except guitar manufacturers....

    Aug 18, 2022 at 6:54 AM
  5. S.F.Sorrow replied to the thread [Poll] Who is truly interested in a 70s Precision reissue?.

    It's mostly about the neck profile which is (IMO) THE most important thing about a bass. You don't get necks like that on P-basses from...

    Aug 18, 2022 at 12:53 AM
  6. S.F.Sorrow replied to the thread HELP 410 cab question.

    Like others have already said: By a bass cab from a well regarded manufacturer of BASS equipment. If you absolutely want to build a...

    Aug 17, 2022 at 7:57 AM
  7. S.F.Sorrow replied to the thread Disappointed in darkglass.

    I've never tried the Heritage HLF but if it's anything like the "regular" 410HLF I used to own it will suck out all the mids from your...

    Aug 17, 2022 at 7:24 AM
  8. S.F.Sorrow liked Rib 13's post in the thread new / old Precision day ....

    I thought E serial numbers just meant Eighties....like post-1976 S for Seventies, N for Nineties, and Z for Zeros ( 00s) but I'm no expert

    Aug 17, 2022 at 6:30 AM
  9. S.F.Sorrow replied to the thread new / old Precision day ....

    That's correct but I thought Fender used Fujigen exclusively during these years? I thought MIJ Fenders manufactured by Tokai and Dyna...

    Aug 17, 2022 at 6:30 AM
  10. S.F.Sorrow replied to the thread new / old Precision day ....

    That's a great looking bass! There's something really special about the Candy Apple Red on certain eras of MIJ Fenders. They somehow...

    Aug 17, 2022 at 2:14 AM
  11. S.F.Sorrow replied to the thread is this bass set good for a beginner.

    The bass is a good, solid bass for a beginner. A Squier is also a good platform for upgrading stuff like pickups/hardware. Not that any...

    Aug 17, 2022 at 1:09 AM
  12. S.F.Sorrow replied to the thread Rickenbacker 4003 Chipped Finish Just Sitting In Rack.

    Actually, the warranty expired six years ago if the bass was manufactured in 2015. RIC warranty starts running the moment the instrument...

    Aug 17, 2022 at 12:41 AM
  13. S.F.Sorrow replied to the thread Flats and rounds Broken / Snapped strings.

    Where do the strings break? At the tuners? Bridge? Middle of the string? I'm asking because this really shouldn't happen that often. If...

    Aug 16, 2022 at 2:07 PM
  14. S.F.Sorrow replied to the thread Two MIM or One American Original P.

    I think it's important to point out that the "best" nut width and neck profile will depend very much on personal taste. Which means that...

    Aug 16, 2022 at 10:05 AM