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Finally, pics of my basses (7-string and 4-string)

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Silverstar, Aug 27, 2002.

  1. Here we go we start with the Samick 4 stringer
  2. Here comes the 7
  3. Another shot of the 7
  4. And finally my amp, a Hartke B90
  5. Come on be nice to me and my collection of firewood

    *extreme fishing for compliments*

  6. Si-bob


    Jun 30, 2001
    Hemel Hempstead, UK
    Focusrite / Novation
    i use to have a Hartke B90, nice lil combo aint it!

  7. Thats cool that you can play a 4'r and then a 7'
    r. Actually I just haven't played a 7'r because I'm a 4'r. If you stay at this site long enough, you'll want, and have, more basses. If you're looking for another combo don't forget about the Amepg B-100R.;)
  8. geshel


    Oct 2, 2001
    Ahh - The brand that makes your 7 is known here in the US as "Galveston". I'd seen 8-string (non-doubled, F#BEADGCF) ones but no 7s before.
  9. My 7 is tuned from F# to C with a custom made .180 string for the F#
    When I got it and plugged it in it just sounded horrible.
    I just had to work a little around with setup und pickup height and now I absolutly love this one
  10. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    How do the pickups sound on it? I have been tempted a time or two to get one of the 8 stringers from Ebay, but I know if the pickups are awful, it would cost twice what the bass did to have custom replacements made for it.
  11. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    yeah, that's cool - looks like a galveston. that's actually very nice looking.

    how wide is the string spacing at the bridge? can you measure it? from center of string to center of string?
  12. BigBohn


    Sep 29, 2001
    WPB, Florida
    Nice practice amp. Those B series Hartkes arent too bad. My dad, who is trying to learn how to play bass, bought one for him, a B12 or B15, the 120 watt one. Its pretty good for under $200 USD.
  13. I think they sound very nice. It is a an ash nody with a laminated ! maple neck.
    You have a spacing of sth like 15.5 -16 at the bridge. It's very tight but since I only use the 7 for finger picking it's ok.
    I can recommend this ones to anyone considering entering the world of 7 and above for very low price
  14. mans0n


    Jun 15, 2002

    you always seem to sneak out of nowhere on these 7string bass pics =)

    are ya searchin the forum for 7strings all day long?

  15. Oysterman


    Mar 30, 2000
    He moderates this forum. It's his job to read all of the posts.

  16. dog boy

    dog boy

    Aug 24, 2002
    If you play an open low F#, all women in an area of 100 square metres, get an instant,7 hours lasting orgasm

    hahahaha i heard that the resenonate frequency
    to give a chick an orgasm is 33 hz :O

    just thought i would add that

    cheers dog boy

    P.S the bass' are rather nice to
  17. I tested my theory for about 14 times...

    ... And it worked everytime :D :D :D
  18. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    yeah, so behave!!! :mad: :D.
  19. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    btw, i know everyone is talking about the 7 string, but i think the finish on that samick 4 is really cool. ;)
  20. I like it,too. And the best about the 4 stringer is I paid only 240 $ for it with the MECs in it !
    That's what I call a good deal :D

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