Best smelling cases

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Ostinato, Dec 3, 2005.

  1. Ostinato

    Ostinato Guest

    Feb 7, 2005
    Toronto ON
    I've only had the pleasure of smelling Fender and Ernie Ball cases, Anyone?
  2. Marcus

    Marcus Guest

    Dec 26, 2004
    NYC & Vancouver, BC
    Rickenbacker by far.
  3. I-Love-Ratm

    I-Love-Ratm Inactive

    Feb 24, 2003
    What a strange question.........
  4. Definitely Fender cases. They're pretty awesome. The downside is that the bass will smell like them if it hasn't been taken out in a few days.
  5. cort curbow fretlesses

    new bass smell for years
  6. Simball

    Simball Guest

    Mar 26, 2005
    Portland, Oregon
    My Tobias case smelled kind of like vanilla, mmm. My stingray case smells like carcinogenic chemicals.
  7. Greg Jones

    Greg Jones

    Dec 1, 2005
    Thornton, CO
    Best .... ???

    Worst was def. my Am Jazz. Open the case in the house and within minutes everyone was asking "*** is that funky smell?!?!?!" I bought it NEW!

    Never did go away either.
  8. junerig

    junerig Guest

    Sep 12, 2005
    Not that the case is any good, but my SKB smells like 'new car' and has now for about 2 years.
  9. SGT. Pepper

    SGT. Pepper Inactive

    Nov 20, 2005
    CNB hardshell cases smell like eucalyptus.
    I never in my life smelled a case like that. :D
  10. LowEndLobster

    LowEndLobster Bass reviewer and youtube dude guy.

    Oct 29, 2003
    Northern MA
    +1 on the Ric. I LOVE the Ric smell. I used to keep my 4003 in the case just so I could open it and smell it.
  11. hell yea it does

    my les paul had by far the worst.. it smelled like toxic syrup
  12. Minger

    Minger Guest

    Mar 15, 2004
    Rochester, NY
    I havn't taken the time to smell my Peavey case.

    I guess thats a good thing, as its not a strong both good/bad both ways i guess...
  13. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    TKL Cases. Keep that new case smell forever. In fact I keep my acoustic guitar in one just so it smells new too.


    my gator smells like old spice
  15. Luis Fabara

    Luis Fabara

    Aug 13, 2000
    Ecuador (South America)
    Audio Pro - Ecuador
    I love the smell of my SKB.

    The modulus case smells like ... nothing.
    the Gator case... nothing special...
    the Ibanez ATK.. like tobacco.. }
    The Ibanez Case for the SR506.. smells good.
  16. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    Newer fender molded cases smell like toxic crap. The older ones smell great. That's about the only one that has really jumped to me.
  17. Rezdog

    Rezdog Gold Supporting Member

    Feb 17, 2004
    T.Rez, Canada/Motown
    Greetings from the North,
  18. echo008

    echo008 Supporting Member

    Jan 30, 2004
    Long Island, NY
    I like the smell of G&G cases especially with Alembics in them!
    - Tom
  19. Eli M.

    Eli M. Life's like a movie, write your own ending

    Jul 24, 2004
    New York, NY
    I've had my Fender for four years and the case still smells. And as Indi86 said, it makes the bass smell too (I have limited space here at school so I keep it in the case).
  20. Me too. SKB makes some good smelling cases.