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5 String P-Bass other than Fender....

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Mook, Dec 12, 2011.

  1. Mook


    Jun 19, 2002
    Lakland comes to mind.....but who else? anyone?

  2. mikezimmerman

    mikezimmerman Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2001
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Sadowsky and Lull. Depending on how exactly you want it to be a "P", I'd probably include the Yamaha BBs in there, too.
  3. Shecter and MTD on the lower priced side. Nordy, Sadowsky and Aleva Coppola on the higher priced side. Yamaha makes a PJ.
  4. There is soon to be a Dingwall

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  5. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
  6. Essthreetee

    Essthreetee Supporting Member

    Aug 19, 2007
    Visalia, CA
    The MTD CRB5 is nice. The looks are either love or hate though...I personally like mine but then again I took off the ugly PG
  7. cassius987

    cassius987 Banned

    Apr 20, 2007
    Denver, CO
    I think the CRB 5 is a great deal.
  8. Essthreetee

    Essthreetee Supporting Member

    Aug 19, 2007
    Visalia, CA
    I have to agree. Plays great. Feels great. Sounds great. and affordable on top of that!!!!:bassist:
  9. thombo

    thombo Supporting Member

    Aug 25, 2006
    Denver, CO
    lakland 55-64, us or skyline
  10. A price point would help, but I agree with the above post by thombo.
  11. Yeah, I think I'd go the Sadowsky route....
    HMM I feel a new bass coming on....:ninja:
  12. NelsonNelson


    Sep 25, 2011
    Get a Warwick Corvette...every tone you can imagine and very affordable. Not the Korean new ones though...the German ones pre-2010.
  13. B String

    B String Supporting Member

    Apr 11, 2002
    Los Angeles
    The Nordy one piece Maple neck P5's are just fantastic. Just something about Carey's one piece Maple necks that make the bass sing....and sing, and sing. Fit and finish is as good as it gets. Nordstrand....mmmm
  14. Yorick


    Nov 10, 2006
  15. grendle


    Mar 4, 2011
    Central FL
    Emg makes a p/j in the 40 size case, so you can make anything pretty much a p/j, p/p or just a p if you want.
  16. jasper383


    Dec 5, 2004
    Durham NC
    Yamaha BB1025X.
  17. kevteop


    Feb 12, 2008
    York, UK
  18. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    Doesn't G & L make a 5 string?
  19. Basso54


    Jul 22, 2003
    Dalhart, TX
    Schecter's got a Model T 5-er with a J-humbucker out at the moment.

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