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Finally put my GAS to rest!!!Yay!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Sbociol, Apr 22, 2009.

  1. Sbociol


    Feb 24, 2009
    I've been searching for a 5 string ESP Horizon II for years,and I finally found one here in Italy!!!! :hyper:
    Got it yesterday,was in pretty rough shape,so I cleaned it,adjusted the intonation and the action,cleaned all the cavities,painted a couple dents,oiled the freatboard and the frets,fastened the tuners and...well that's it :D


    Brought it to rehearsal right away yesterday night and man,this beauty delivers!!!
  2. pringlw


    Nov 22, 2008
    Seattle Area

    Don't worry, your GAS will never never come back ;)
  3. Sbociol


    Feb 24, 2009
    Ahah I hope so,4 basses is definitely enough for me :smug:
  4. that is a sexy bass.
  5. Sbociol


    Feb 24, 2009
    Indeed it is,and I just love the purpleburst!:hyper:
  6. ZionBound


    Dec 12, 2008
    Yeah I said the same thing about 2. . .and then 3. . .well 4 was definitely enough. . .until I found my fretless. . .and who can say they have a bass collection without one Pbass. But seriously 6 will be enough. . .:ninja:
  7. It is? Damn, I need to sell some then.

    Seriously though, that is one nice looking bass. I love the contouring on the body.
  8. Sbociol


    Feb 24, 2009
    Lol good thing neither fretless nor Pbasses are my cup of tea then :smug:
  9. Sbociol


    Feb 24, 2009
    Thank you,it's reeeeally ergonomic,I have to admit :)
  10. madbassplaya


    Dec 28, 2007
    very cool!

    i hope its all you've hoped for.
  11. SteveC

    SteveC Moderator Staff Member

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    Nice find. It's fun to finally find a bass for which you have been looking.

    As for the GAS to rest...
  12. Sbociol


    Feb 24, 2009
    Thanks to the both of you...as for the GAS to the rest...I really hope it stays put long enough!lol
  13. PSPookie


    Aug 13, 2006
    Ocoee, TN
    Just remember that GAS cannot be cured.

    Yours is just in remission ;)
  14. ZionBound


    Dec 12, 2008
    ^ +1million
  15. Sbociol


    Feb 24, 2009
    Ahah got the point guys,but I'll have to keep it down from now on
  16. That's one hell of a sexy bass. Maybe GAS is like flu: you're cured, but you gave it to everyone else. Congrats on the bass.
  17. CapnSev


    Aug 19, 2006
    Coeur d'Alene
    "Knock Knock."
    "Who's there?"
    "GAS who?"
    "The same GAS that's always knocking and never goes away that you new ESP will never fix."

    "... Oh ... That GAS. You're right, come on back in."
  18. ZiggyDude


    Jun 8, 2005
    Purple basses rule!

    GAS never completely goes away. You eventually want something else. It is like having too much pizza - some day you still order another.

    Hmm - that color might work for the custom Moser I am having built..... Except on mahogany I will need a silver undercoat or something...
  19. Sbociol


    Feb 24, 2009

  20. Sbociol


    Feb 24, 2009
    If your bass is gonna be mahogany,that will look awesome in transparent purple!

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