" Fringed" precision bass on ebay LOL !

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by jibreel, Jan 28, 2013.

  1. toddoutloud


    Jul 19, 2010
    WOW! I dig the 21-fret neck. But the rest is a little on the "fringe"
  2. sharkwagon


    Aug 13, 2009
    Dallas TX
    "WARNING: The "handle" on the top back is not a HANDLE. It is a hand rest. DO NOT TRY TO PICK IT UP WITH THIS HANDLE THAT IS NOT A HANDLE."

    I think we just found the best bass for metal.
  3. Geroi Asfalta

    Geroi Asfalta

    Aug 23, 2011
    I think we just found ZZ Top's next thing
  4. dtripoli


    Aug 15, 2010
    I swear, my front door mat is the exact same carpet used as the covering for this bass, give or take a tassel or two and it didn't cost any where near $2,499.
  5. The other stuff he is selling is also wacky.:hyper:
  6. Hues


    Nov 27, 2012
    see Burn Notice
  7. That's the most depressing thing I've ever seen.
  8. M.R. Ogle

    M.R. Ogle Supporting Member Commercial User

    Nov 5, 2004
    Mount Vernon, Illinois
    Backstage Guitar Lab owner
    I honestly just don't get it.
  9. D.M.N.

    D.M.N. (O)))) Supporting Member

    Oct 6, 2008
    Los Angeles, CA
    I would play the living hell out of that bass.
  10. picerjamo


    Jan 27, 2013
    The other stuff he is selling is also wacky.[​IMG][​IMG]
  11. Diddler


    Aug 20, 2012
    i had a jacket that would have matched that perfectly, sadly i gave the vest away 15 years ago or i would have had to buy the bass to have a set...:eek:
  12. Dan Knowlton

    Dan Knowlton Sarcasm: Just ONE of the many services I offer! Supporting Member

    I'm glad for the buyer that it is a "one of a kind!' That way they will have the only one!
    Dan K.
  13. Meddle


    Jul 27, 2009
    Shame the guy has an Ebay store filled with nice, or at least interesting, guitars that he ruins then charges WAY too much for.

    Even this bass looks cool. A through-neck P bass? Sure I'm interested until he wrecks it with that daft tassles.
  14. amimbari


    May 6, 2008
    Pittsburgh, PA
    the old drawer handle eh?...
    Here is another one from a few years back that the ebay ad said that " it brings a unique ric tone to the guitar from the electromagnetic waves being influenced by the metal"...oh ya :rollno:!!


    and that fringe has nothing on my tiger fur covered bass :)
  15. Matt R.

    Matt R.

    Jul 18, 2007
    Huntsville AL
    In related news, members of the Village People have filed a stolen gear report.
  16. petrus61

    petrus61 Supporting Member

    Does not compute..
  17. Gorn


    Dec 15, 2011
    Queens, NY
    I was kinda expecting something relic'd that someone decided to call fringed instead.
  18. Joe 1956

    Joe 1956 Banned

    Nov 23, 2012
    From the site:

    The mind reels. :D
  19. Chef

    Chef Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    May 23, 2004
    Columbia MO
    Staff Reviewer; Bass Gear Magazine
    That's hilarious.

    "Alas, but it does not reflect as do many of my creations. This is more of a "Peaceful Easy Feeling" guitar that works best when it is playing the songs of the "new west" circa 1967-68. No hassle out it. Just swaying with the music."

    So....I guess I could use that for the one 1967-68 "new west" song I might do in any show.

    Or, not.