Another new guy

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Old Ell, Feb 24, 2002.

  1. Old Ell

    Old Ell

    Feb 24, 2002
    St. Paul, MN
    Hey, this is my first post here. This is a great bass site, it's almost the only place I go for Tabs. Anywho I have a question. I have a Fender Mexican Precision 4 string. I am looking at either the Wahburn XB125 5 string or the Fender Squire P bass 5 string. Which would you suggest? I am leaning towards the Washburn. Thanks if you can help.
  2. Zirc


    May 13, 2001
    Los Angeles
    Welcome to TalkBass. Just don't post asking for tabs on here and you'll be good :p. Don't know much about Washburn, but the Squier (my first bass) that I bought was one of the best built basses I've seen. That thing can take a beating. It might need new pickups to sound decent, but it's very durable.

    Hope this helps
  3. BillyBishop


    Feb 7, 2001
    I'd go for the squier. I tried on of the 5'ers the other day just for the heck of it and I was very impressed.
  4. Pea-NUT


    Jul 1, 2001
    Jerseyville, IL
    Go for the squier. Thats my opinion. I have one, it plays very well. Solid bass, except for tuners, but....squier.