1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
     
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

5 string acoustics

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by fcSR5k5, Nov 8, 2003.


  1. fcSR5k5

    fcSR5k5

    Jul 8, 2003
    does anyone have any 5 string acoustics. i have an ibanez sr 5005. so yeah, im a noob. but m hella tired, so ill write a better hello message later. peace, grant, co
     
  2. Nick man

    Nick man

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay
    I have a tacoma 5 string acoustic and I love it.

    Id highly recommendn one to anyone.

    Peac
    Nick
     
  3. Stinsok

    Stinsok Supporting Member

    Dec 16, 2002
    Central Alabama
    I have a Tobias 5 string(549 @ musicyo.com.) Like most acoustics it is not that loud without an amp. With roundwound strings there is a lot of finger noise and fret clack. I use tapewound strings and I am able to get the psuedo upright feel I was looking for(through an amp.)Mine is well made, but if I had a choice I would get one without a lacquer finish. I feel that it mutes the body and probably kills some natural volume.