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! :)

60's-70's Bass x 2 with pics

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Kasuga, Oct 28, 2004.

  1. Kasuga


    Oct 28, 2004
    Hi guys!
    Newbie here :bag:
    I have these two basses

    Kasuga Jazz Bass copy -74 Japan

    Shaftesbury late 60's Italy (Rose - Morris England) 50's Precision style copy

    I would like to see if you guys have more info about these than I have :)
  2. Brooks


    Apr 4, 2000
    Middle East
    Don't have more info, but it did bring memories. Back in early 70s I used to have Shaftesbury Ric 4001 copy for a while - it was VERY well made, and sounded just like a Ric. I'm sorry I let it go..was a good bass.
  3. Aaron Saunders

    Aaron Saunders

    Apr 27, 2002
    Hmmm...I enjoy the vintage vibe. Very neat, although you should put that pickup cover back on it...it'd look uber-swank with it on. The humbuckers on the jazz copy look really fun too. Sorry I don't have any info, but those two basses definitely sit among the ranks of "very cool cheapies".
  4. Kasuga


    Oct 28, 2004