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Does this bass exist?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Big mark, Jul 24, 2012.


  1. Big mark

    Big mark

    Jun 12, 2010
    Was having a "dream bass" chat today and we cam up with this bass. What's the closest spec you can think of in production.

    35" scale 4 string
    MM/P pups
    J neck
    Perfect hands off balance
    Medium weight (8-10lb)
    Active/passive switching

    So guys, does it exist?

    What would your dream be?
    M
     
  2. Betrayer_Bass

    Betrayer_Bass Profanity Fish.

    Sep 24, 2011
    Oslo, Norway
    Endorsing: Spector basses, Winspear Picks, Spector Formula 603 strings
    I have no idea if that exists, but my dream would be a Jackson Kelly bass with Warwick Corvette string/fretboard/Pup scales and measurements. 5 string of course.
     
  3. To your exact specs, nope. It would be a cakewalk for most builders.
     
  4. Waster

    Waster

    Nov 24, 2011
    Belfast
  5. PlungerModerno

    PlungerModerno

    Apr 12, 2012
    Ireland
  6. Stilettoprefer

    Stilettoprefer

    Nov 26, 2010
    You can make that bass relatively easy (34" scale though)

    P bass body
    Route it for MM pup
    Put jazz neck on it
    Install pre-amp on it with an active/passive switch.


    My dream bass is pretty simple:

    P body, slab style
    Jazz neck, maple fretboard
    PJ pups
    Lacquer finish in a funky color (orange, purple, vibrant green or turquoise)
    Black pickguard
    6-8 pounds total
     

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