Club Sadowsky!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by MikeBass, Dec 23, 2007.

  1. Bergerman

    Bergerman Supporting Member

    Feb 23, 2004
    Creswell, OR
    Interesting topic…just hung mine recently in my new house and decided to make my own hangers. I used black walnut blocks and 1/4” lag bolts. The heavy duty steel tool hooks have had the nitro-unsafe rubber coating removed and replaced with 100% natural cotton cord wrap over cotton cloth...the grey rubber caps on the ends don’t come into contact with the bass and cover the end of the steel. The hooks have weight rating of more than 3X what the Hercules hangers are rated for…but I admittedly tend to over-engineer anything I make, especially when a Sadowsky is going to be hanging from it!

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  2. Holdsg

    Holdsg Talkbass > Work Gold Supporting Member

    Sep 10, 2009
    Alta Loma, CA
    nice job.

    nobody hangs a double bass on a wall. that's just not "the way"
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  3. JoshS

    JoshS Supporting Member

    Dec 30, 2018
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  4. Bergerman

    Bergerman Supporting Member

    Feb 23, 2004
    Creswell, OR
    LOL…true. That’s why it just leans up in the corner…couldn’t figure out a socially acceptable way to hang it!
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  5. JoshS

    JoshS Supporting Member

    Dec 30, 2018
    I'm personally all about storing back in the case, but you did a great job with these. :thumbsup:
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  6. Killens84

    Killens84 Supporting Member

    Sep 3, 2008
    From my show this past Saturday night, opening for Scotty McCreery. I was playing my Sadowsky Satin 5-21 Vintage.
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  7. Just got some nice floor pics of my P4 Vintiquity:

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  8. pickups

    pickups Supporting Member

    Mar 31, 2011
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  10. Rjb1101


    Jan 4, 2021
    For anyone that’s in the know,
    What is the difference in sound, capability, and look of the Sadowsky Super P vs standard P pickups?

    Can anyone point me to pictures of the Sadowsky super P pickup?
  11. Rjb1101


    Jan 4, 2021
    At first, I couldn’t figure out why your basses looked off, then I realized you’re a lefty.
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  12. Fran Diaz

    Fran Diaz

    Mar 28, 2002
    Santander, Spain
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  13. mmbass21

    mmbass21 Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2016
    Can't comment on the sound, not many of us here have heard one but to have the versatility of a standard P or a reverse P is invaluable. Here's a link to the what I believe is the first one.

    Club Sadowsky!!!
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  14. natbers78


    Jun 3, 2006
    I’m using a similar slat- type hanger. I think it’s the diamond life brand. I’ve had it up for a few years and I really like it. Not the greatest pic, but you get the idea.

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  15. Rjb1101


    Jan 4, 2021
    Is it a dual or triple position toggle?
    Can it engage all 4x coils at once?
  16. mmbass21

    mmbass21 Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2016
    AFAIK the P is a 2 way toggle, P and reverse P, not sure if it's a 3 way for both coils. The super J is a 3 way for either coil and both.
  17. ExaltBass

    ExaltBass XBass Cables Gold Supporting Member

    Sep 28, 2006
    Twin Cities, MN

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  18. rmayer

    rmayer Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2008
    Boynton Beach, FL
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  19. Joebone

    Joebone Supporting Member

    Oct 31, 2005
    California Republic
    Great question! I deeply love reverse P, particularly on Yamaha BB2000 basses. Observations from the wild will be most interesting...
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  20. mmbass21

    mmbass21 Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2016
    I have a reverse P Overwater SDJ model and I absolutely love it. The bass is a different animal compared to my Verdine White or NYC PJ but it has the absolute best P tone I've ever owned. Not a Swiss army knife like my Sadowsky's but not a one trick pony either. Reverse P is absolutely awesome.
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