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Fanned Frett Jazz Fix Today?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by grygrx, May 7, 2005.

  1. grygrx

    grygrx Lookout! Here comes the Fuzz! Supporting Member

    Dec 24, 2003
    Columbia, MO
  2. purfektstranger


    Apr 10, 2003
    Fanned frets rock....it's like boozin n playin bass...without the booze :eyebrow:
  3. cool looking Jack read bass.
    Great colors, IIRC, Sheldon dingwall did the fanning,
    It was on Ebay a few months back
  4. lowphatbass

    lowphatbass **** Supporting Member

    Feb 25, 2005
    west coast
    Interesting! I'll bet it sounds good! Not to focus on the negative...BUT....my right index finger started bleeding when I noticed the little sharp edge below the last fret, for that price it would also be cool if the bridge pup was actually designed to be at an angle, even if it doesn't bother the sound I would still like to see the poles line up, or use a covered pup maybe? I guess I am just picking the fly's crap out of the pepper again, picky, picky, picky!!!
  5. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Indianapolis, IN
    yeah that has been up for sale a few times on bassgear.com...
  6. Jean Baudin

    Jean Baudin

    Aug 27, 2003
    redwood city, ca
    Endorsing Artist: See Profile
    I'm not too crazy about that one... at least looks-wise. The color isn't doing anything for me either.
  7. AB53211


    Apr 15, 2004
    UGLY :(
  8. FunkSlap89


    Apr 26, 2005
    Albany, NY
    FUGLY :mad:
  9. sargebaker

    sargebaker Commercial User

    May 2, 2004
    Montreal QC CA
    owner/builder, ISLAND Instrument Mfg.
    DIE! :p I'm not big on blue but the purple is swank, and with the cool inlays and all. I think it's hott, theres only the price and string count keeping me from hitting it.... it and so many other basses :rolleyes: :(
  10. BurningSkies

    BurningSkies CRAZY BALDHEAD Supporting Member

    Feb 20, 2005
    Syracuse NY
    Endorsing artist: Dingwall Guitars
    Not what I'm looking for either, but that picture is deceptive if the description is true:

    color changing finish; the body shifts from blue to red while the pickguard shifts from red to gold.

    That pickguard looks purple on my computer, so who knows what the 'real' finish looks like
  11. Juniorkimbrough


    Mar 22, 2005
    Mississippi / Memphis, TN
    Endorsing Artist: Lakland Basses
    i agree........yuck
  12. the guys whos selling this bass has photo on his website, you can see the color changing ability of the paint. Its like the "mystichrome" paint jobs on cars. I think the bass looks cool, the dice inlays are a nice touch, and from what people say Jack Reed make a heck of a bass. As you know Dingwall guitar has the "SuperJ" jazz bass and itsbeen all the Jazz i need
  13. FireAarro


    Aug 8, 2004

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