Dream Custom and Rig?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by grace & groove, Dec 28, 2007.

  1. grace & groove

    grace & groove

    Nov 30, 2005
    Self-Appointed Ambassador to the Dragonfly
    I know it's probably been done before, but I don't think it has been done recently. :confused:
    Mods: If this is against the rules or overdone, please PM and delete it, sorry.:bag:

    Anywho, tell us the specifications of your dream self-designed custom bass and then your dream signal chain and rig. Money is no object in your dreams!

    The most important part of this particular thread:
    This was designed so that you would be detailed about your dream design and specific about the specific specifications.
    (^ Practicing my use of alliterature :p)

    Here is a default setup:

    Title of your bass:

    The Bassics:

    • Bolt-on/Neck-Thru/Set-Neck:
    • Left/Right?:
    • Headed/Headless?:
    • Singlecut/Doublecut?:
    • Acoustic/Electric/Electrocoustic?:
    • Fretted/Fretless:
    • Scale Length:
    • # of strings:
    • String spacing:
    • Active/Passive:
    The Body:
    • Shape:
    • Core Wood:
    • Top:
    • Back:
    • Binding:
    • Contours?:
    • Finger ramp?:
    The Neck:
    • Shape (C, U, etc.):
    • Core Wood:
    • Laminates:
    • Neck Rail Wood:
    • Fingerboard wood:
    • Binding:
    • Inlays:
    • Fret size, if it applies:
    • Fret color, if it applies:
    • # of frets or stops:
    • Zerofret?:
    • Slap plate?:
    The Headstock:
    • Shape:
    • Wood:
    The Hardware:
    • Color:
    • Bridge:
    • Tuning pegs (if headed):
    • Knobs:
    • Strap Buttons:
    The Electronics:
    • # of pickups:
    • Neck pickup:
    • Mid-pickup:
    • Bridge pickup:
    • Piezos?:
    • Pickup covers?:
    • Preamp:
    • LEDs?:
    • Onboard Tuner?:
    The Effects/Signal Chain:
    • List them in order as need be
    The Head or Poweramp/Preamp(s):
    • List here
    The Cabinets:
    • List here

    * P.S. The "Title of Your Bass" means should sum-up your bass!*
  2. grace & groove

    grace & groove

    Nov 30, 2005
    Self-Appointed Ambassador to the Dragonfly
    Title of your bass: Lefty SC Headless Passive P/J NT 4-string

    The Bassics:

    • Bolt-on/Neck-Thru/Set-Neck: Neck-Thru
    • Left/Right?: Left
    • Headed/Headless?: Headless
    • Singlecut/Doublecut?: Singlecut
    • Acoustic/Electric/Electrocoustic?: Electric
    • Fretted/Fretless: Fretted
    • Scale Length: 34"
    • # of strings: 4
    • String spacing: 19 mm
    • Active/Passive: Passive
    The Body:
    • Shape: Singlecut with the lower horn like the hyperbass
    • Core Wood: Walnut
    • Top: Cocobolo
    • Back: None
    • Binding: None
    • Contours?: Elbow and Tummy
    • Finger ramp?: None
    The Neck:
    • Shape (C, U, etc.): Fast and near flat
    • Core Wood: Birdseye maple
    • Laminates: 3 Macassar Ebony
    • Neck Rail Wood: Purpleheart
    • Fingerboard wood: Marblewood
    • Binding: Purpleheart
    • Inlays: Purpleheart block
    • Fret size, if it applies: Long and low
    • Fret color, if it applies: black
    • # of frets or stops: 28
    • Zerofret?: Yes
    • Slap plate?: No
    The Headstock:
    • Shape: Stryker-style
    • Wood: Matches body (cocobolo)
    The Hardware:
    • Color: black
    • Bridge: Steinberger
    • Tuning pegs (if headed): None
    • Knobs: Cocobolo
    • Strap Buttons: black
    The Electronics:
    • # of pickups: 2
    • Neck pickup: Lindy Fralin P
    • Mid-pickup: None
    • Bridge pickup: Lindy Fralin J
    • Piezos?: None
    • Pickup covers?: Yes, cocobolo
    • Preamp: Volume/tone for each
    • LEDs?: None
    • Onboard Tuner?: None
    The Effects/Signal Chain:
    • CAE V-Comp
    The Head or Poweramp/Preamp(s):
    • EBS HD350
    The Cabinets:
    • Bergantino HS410
  3. MyUsernameHere

    MyUsernameHere ?????????????

    Nov 3, 2007
    Lexington KY
    My dream bass is made out of crying sea lions. When I play it a half naked chick walks out of the shower and turns into a Dodge Omni as she drops her towel. I don't know why.
  4. grace & groove

    grace & groove

    Nov 30, 2005
    Self-Appointed Ambassador to the Dragonfly
    For some reason you sub-conciously connect Omni's with sea lions. Excuse me; crying sea lions. :p
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