5-string basses, help plz

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by bassicrunner, Dec 16, 2001.

  1. bassicrunner


    Sep 23, 2001
    Hi guys, I'm new to talkbass, and to a 5-string. I love the american standard 4-string that i have, but really want to get into a five string with a high C. Any suggestions on models, companies, or where the heck i can find one? thanks.
  2. Ryan L.

    Ryan L. Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2000
    West Fargo, ND
    Welcome to Talkbass.:D

    I personally don't know of any companies that are making a 5 string with a high C (although I am sure there might be a few). Buy yourself a five string bass, then string it with a set of strings with a high C instead of a low B.

    (not much help, I guess)