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Anyone recognise this bass?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by trog, Oct 24, 2005.


  1. trog

    trog

    Nov 8, 2003
    Scotland
    Just a (hopefully) quick one:

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    Does anyone recognise the bass in this pic? I'm sure I know what it is... I just can't remember. An Ibanez, maybe?
    Nah. The headstock's a little odd. Argh, help me! :crying:
     
  2. sb69coupe

    sb69coupe

    Aug 9, 2004
    Raleigh NC
    Kramer. Early eighties.
     
  3. BassikLee

    BassikLee Commercial User

    Feb 13, 2004
    Deltona, FL
    Owner: Brevard Sound Systems
    Kramer
     
  4. trog

    trog

    Nov 8, 2003
    Scotland
    Thanks very muchly :)

    Kramer 250B.
     
  5. MeYHymN

    MeYHymN Habitual User

    Nov 7, 2004
    Charleston, WV
    The body doesn't look right, buy going by the neck/headstock it looks like one of those Aluminum necked Kramers.
    --Edit--
    Sorry I'm an idiot, it didn't look as if anyone had replied to it when I replied.
     
  6. BadComrade

    BadComrade

    May 18, 2005
    Chicago
    There's one on eBay right now if you're interested...

    Kramer used to work for Travis Bean. Travis bean made guitars and basses that had a 1 piece solid aluminum neck. The bridge, body and pickups all bolted to the neck.

    Kramer left the company, and started Kramer Guitars (duh). He couldn't make 1 piece necks, because Travis has the patent on it, so he had to make those inferior bolt on aluminum necks.