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Found on Ebay

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Marley's Ghost, Sep 1, 2003.


  1. Marley's Ghost

    Marley's Ghost Gold Supporting Member

    Feb 9, 2002
    Tampa, FL
  2. Figjam

    Figjam

    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Yea i saw that a few days ago, kinda funky.
     
  3. si_mon13

    si_mon13

    Sep 1, 2003
    denmark
    "look what i made 'cha for xmas, dad!"
     
  4. ROFLMAO, I was thinking that too:p
     
  5. Is that really a Wish? There's nothing on the headstock or anything. I think it's downright ugly.
     
  6. What the "Insert child's fist in moth and have him say truck here" ?
     
  7. Killdar

    Killdar

    Dec 16, 2002
    Portland Maine
    lol.......

    What's intonation?

    Also, what's an "upper register?"

    And what the bloody hell is aesthetics?

    :p
     
  8. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    I don't know, it looks pretty close to me.
     
  9. Andrew Jones

    Andrew Jones Banned

    Feb 28, 2001
    Northampton Mass
    Looks like someone rolled over it with a pavement flattener zamboni kinda looney tunes meets wanda thing




    AJ
     
  10. Minimaul

    Minimaul

    Jun 22, 2003
    Is that a self-rolled cigarette as a bridge thingy?
     
  11. Pako

    Pako Are we having fun yet?

    Jul 31, 2002
    USA, Montana
    puke. Good Gawd, what is that?
     
  12. At least this one has a normal headstock:rolleyes:
     
  13. FretNoMore

    FretNoMore * Cooking with GAS *

    Jan 25, 2002
    The frozen north
    Except it seems mirrored (isn't the treble side saddle normally higher than the bass side)?
     
  14. Atshen

    Atshen

    Mar 13, 2003
    Grim Cold Québec
    Yup, and it seems a bit too angled...
     
  15. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    Dur! I knew it was a lefty, I don't know why I thought that it looked right.
     
  16. FretNoMore

    FretNoMore * Cooking with GAS *

    Jan 25, 2002
    The frozen north
    Another practical detail is the upside-down jack, will look cool with a cable plugged in... :rolleyes: :)
     
  17. Atshen

    Atshen

    Mar 13, 2003
    Grim Cold Québec
    Other "interesting" features: Angled nut (!?!?), upside-down J-style pickup in oversized cavity, and trademark Wishnevsky uneven string spacing.
     
  18. Looks very odd. Ever see a toilet seat bass? Funny as all h*ll. Anyway, I heard through other bassists that the Wish basses have horrible tone. Anyone know about that?
    Hawk:bassist:
     
  19. Atshen

    Atshen

    Mar 13, 2003
    Grim Cold Québec
    You mean the Music Man Bongo? :D

    I've heard from some respected TBers that they sound pretty good. There's a sound clip somewehere on the "Let's buy a Wish" thread, but I haven't heard it yet.
     
  20. slugworth

    slugworth Banned

    Jun 12, 2003
    So. Calif.
    Hmmmm.... As Slugworth scratches his head,
    turns away and mutters something expletive deleted...