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70's Jazz bass GAS!!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by caesarbass, Oct 6, 2005.


  1. What is wrong with me???? I'm GAS'in big time for a 70's J-bass. Could you guys post some pic's of some 70's J basses? RI, MIA, MIJ, Vintage, blonde, black, rosewood, maple, etc... Thanks, and maybe soon I'll be posting my very own 70's J!!!!!
     
  2. Mr_Dave

    Mr_Dave

    Mar 11, 2005
    Melbourne, Australia
    Employee - Basscentre Melbourne
    i've never been a huge fan of white pickup covers, but that bass looks totally fat. I love it! :D
     
  3. MODNY

    MODNY Guest

    Nov 9, 2004
    smash that bass is gorgeeeeeeeeuZZZZ
     
  4. macahan

    macahan

    Mar 22, 2005
    Karlstad, Sweden
    my 76 j.. best bass i've ever played except from former -76 thunderbird..
    Nicest neck ever..

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    and the setup..
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  5. Pennydreadful

    Pennydreadful Goin out West

    Jun 13, 2005
    Arlington, Texas
    Oh...my god... :eek:
     
  6. Ostinato

    Ostinato Guest

    Feb 7, 2005
    Toronto ON
    Goodness, that fingerboard is killing me ^. '70s FSR >:

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  7. jazzblade

    jazzblade

    Jun 21, 2005
    Northern Cal
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    My Stock 77 Jazz. Purchased new, still sweet as ever.
     
  8. Minimaul

    Minimaul

    Jun 22, 2003
    my `78... with no pickguard.

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  9. ^Ouch. How'd you get those long scratches in it?
     
  10. Minimaul

    Minimaul

    Jun 22, 2003
    Cracks in the finish. been there since i got it. *Shrug* I don't mind. Sounds good... that's what matters to me.
     
  11. Here is my (brand new-to me) 1976

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    I'm GAS free about 70's JAzz Bass since Tuesday...
     
  12. i had the same problem for a while....but i guess mines cheating in a way :smug: ...still purdy
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  13. bassjus

    bassjus

    Mar 30, 2004
    Mass
    My 75 RI MIJ jazz
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  14. you guys are KILLIN' me!!! But I love it. Thanks for posting and I WILL be getting a 70's j soon, oh yes, I WILL!!!! When I do I'll join the post party!!
     
  15. By the way...this one is my favorite so far!!!!!
    Congrats!!!! :crying: :bassist:
     
  16. Yow that hurts! :hyper:

    That's my favorite combination J-bass that someday I will find, but in the mean time I have one that looks exactly like wateroftyne's bass.

    I really need to get a digital camera and stop borrowing one from work.
     
  17. Fliptrique

    Fliptrique

    Jul 22, 2002
    Szczecin, Poland
    Endorsing Artist: Mayones Guitars&Basses, Taurus Amplification
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    `76 MIA neck on a mid-80 MIJ body. great neck.
     
  18. macahan

    macahan

    Mar 22, 2005
    Karlstad, Sweden
    yeah.. but i kinda modded it..after the shot
    new tort pickguard(not the one on the next shot either.. i just bought the new pg), push-pull-mod, and i kinda reliced it all to hell..beat up :meh: but i mean.. it looks good when i play it and it sounds and performs great.. shame it's not celluloid-laquer though.. pretty obvious it's reliced when you look at it..
    haha.. i just realized i wear the exact same clothes today as in the pictures below.. :D

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  19. andysvec

    andysvec Supporting Member

    Aug 15, 2004
    Guam
    here's my 75 that's currently at hambone's getting a bumper-to-bumper tune up and back into its top form. hopefully I'll fall in love with it all over again, its been neglected too long...
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