6 String Jazz Bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by g4string, May 7, 2003.

  1. g4string

    g4string Supporting Member

    Sep 19, 2002
    Melissa, TX
    Looking for a company who makes a "jazz bass" style 6 string bass. I am really not into the boutique bass thing. I would like to find a company that builds a 6 with a jazz style body and wider than normal string spacing. I think this is going to nearly impossible.
  2. the Atelier Z has a 6 string version.. (which is a Jazz of course..)
  3. BenF


    Mar 29, 2001
    Boston area
    Here's the Atelier Z, it's about as close to a true 6 string jazz bass as you're going to find. Scroll down on this web page to see the bass...

  4. neptoon


    Jul 25, 2000
    summerville, sc
    talk to greg curbow...he brought one to one of the atlanta get-togethers (i didn't make it, though) and the guys said it was awesome.
  5. I think i remember seeing NAMM pics of a 6 string Fender Jazz.
  6. Bryan R. Tyler

    Bryan R. Tyler TalkBass: Usurping My Practice Time Since 2002 Staff Member Administrator Gold Supporting Member

    May 3, 2002
    Hotwire basses make a six-string jazz style bass, last I checked.

    Here's one:
  7. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama

    Hey.. that's cool!! I wonder if he can make a seven string like that?