hey, i'm thinking/ am going to buy a new bass soon( sonn as i've got the cash saved!! ) i've got a fender j at the moment that i drasticallly improved,, i love my bass so i'm going to keep it,, what i would like to get is a 5 stringer and my teacher thinks it's a good idea( but he wan't me to get a 7 ??) thats all he plays,, anyway, what i would like is a few suggestion of 5 stringers around the £1000 mark that a versatile, at the moment i like the idea of the following stingray 5 string ummm thats about it as you can see i'm a bit perplexed i would like the option of maple fret board,, active pu's EQ i really love the stingrays so any reviews advice when choosing a 5 will be good,,, my teacher tells me to try anything and everything , but i need a starting point,, any good buys??