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Color Me Skeptical (CL Advert)

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by TheAnalogKid, Feb 4, 2014.


  1. TheAnalogKid

    TheAnalogKid Yer Doin' GREAT!!!!

    Dec 7, 2011
    Tacoma, WA
    Ummm...what's the deal with this, and why is the seller passing off a clearly non-Warwick bass as such? And what's the deal with the crazy huge W on the headstock? To me, it looks like a Samick, or something similar.

    If I am wrong in my skepticism, I grant whomever sets me right, a bounty of...carrots!

    http://seattle.craigslist.org/skc/msg/4319585261.html

    Oh yeah, it says 24 frets, when there is clearly only 22 (not that I care), but learn to count, fer cryin' eye!
     
  2. I only count two pickups, as well. I guess a P pickup equals two?
     
  3. TheAnalogKid

    TheAnalogKid Yer Doin' GREAT!!!!

    Dec 7, 2011
    Tacoma, WA
    The whole crux is that the bass looks like a somewhat-almost-near decent instrument, just not $500 worth. I have seen that crazy W on other bass headstocks somewhere on older TB threads before, usually along the lines of "This can't be a Warwick" threads, but where did it come from?

    Gotta go pack a lip!
     
  4. Looks close to a warwick!

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    The only warwick thing about it is the price, and the huge-as W on it.
    But its all done wrong, wrong, WRONG!
    DONKEY!

    Headstock looks like a Ibanez SR

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