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Gecko 5 String

Discussion in '[OLD FORUM] Bass Guitars, Amps, and Accessories: F' started by Pacman, May 7, 2002.


  1. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    Gecko 5 string, Emg's with BTC circuit. Solid lacewood body, dyed tobacco burst. Maple neck with birdseye maple fingerboard. Sweeeeeet bass. HS case included.

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  2. basstodave

    basstodave Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2002
    arizona
  3. neptoon

    neptoon

    Jul 25, 2000
    summerville, sc
    i know not! i thought you were really digging this thing, man? must be making room in the stable for.....? ;)
     
  4. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    Sorry guys. $800, with case.
     
  5. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    .... some money, by water dwelling brother. Just some money. :)
     
  6. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
  7. Yvon

    Yvon Supporting Member

    Nov 2, 2000
    Montreal, Canada
    beautiful bass!! :)
     
  8. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
  9. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
  10. if only i had money. since the first time i saw that bass i have liked it. it will be mine some day
     
  11. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    I think you're going to have to wrestle someone else for it :)
     
  12. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    When do you get it?
     
  13. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    Nino,

    Check your email.
     
  14. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    I received it on Aug 29th. The bass is SWEET!!!!!! I'm bringing her to rehearsal this Tues & Thur. So far it's a keeper.

    :( John is still waiting on the MM SR5 to arrive. UPS said it should be their on Wed 9/4.
     
  15. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    Glad you're diggin it, Nino. I'm particularly interested in how you like the sound. Since it never grabbed me, I'm going to be quite happy if someone actually loves it, or something.

    I'm getting antsy waiting for the bass - those f'in guys in brown!! Don't they know I'm waiting?!?!?!
     
  16. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    Ok, Nino, so the MM came. You said you didn't play it since the day you bought it. Did you ever play it? Man, if it wasn't for the two off strings, I'd swear it came from the factory!

    Very sweet indeed - and I think I'm really going to like the neck. Man - thanks for the deal! I'm bringing it on the road this trip!