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Geddy Lee - weight?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Cubeface, Jun 26, 2007.


  1. Cubeface

    Cubeface

    Apr 9, 2006
    I know this is a really basic question (and I couldn't find the answer using the search), but how much does the Fender Geddy Lee bass weigh?

    Thanks!
     
  2. glwanabe

    glwanabe Guest

    Apr 21, 2002
    According to my bathroom scale, about 9lbs.
     
  3. Baird6869

    Baird6869 RIP Gord Downey. A True Canadian Icon.

    I would say about 9lbs. Heavier than my Fender P, but lighter than my Bongo 5.
     
  4. rfclef

    rfclef

    Jan 19, 2007
    Gervais, Oregon
    I'd say soaking wet he is probably about 90 pounds... 95 with that 80s hair.
     
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  5. Knives

    Knives

    Mar 18, 2005
    Athens, Ga
    I thought mine was heavy which contributed to my getting rid of it. Then yesterday i played a Lakland skyline that had to weigh at least 12 pounds which actually made me appreciate the weight of my other instruments.
    Kevin W.
     
  6. sedan_dad

    sedan_dad

    Feb 5, 2006
    Columbus,Ohio
    I just got rid of my Geddy .
    It's weight played a factor with my decision to part with it.
    I don't own anything over 8 lbs. And I won't.
     
  7. sedan_dad

    sedan_dad

    Feb 5, 2006
    Columbus,Ohio
    That last post made me think of all the guys who refuse to lug a SVT from their car to the stage but will hold a 12lb bass around their neck all night. I don't get it.
     
  8. Phil230

    Phil230

    Jun 20, 2007
    Quebec City
    If you have to, u'll do it, for the tone dude
     
  9. I think he weighs about the same as a drunken Nicole Richie.

    ;)

     
  10. Vic

    Vic There's more music in the nuance than the notes. Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2002
    Central Illinois
    Staff, Bass Gear Magazine
    Mine's almost 10 pounds, but the tone... oh, the tone... :)
     
  11. pyrohr

    pyrohr

    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound
    About as much as Lindsey Lohan's stash :bag:
     
  12. jethreeeen

    jethreeeen

    Jun 2, 2011
    Can't believe it!!! I always get chided for being "underweight", ....135 lbs. at 5'10" ...and I'm 53 ... YET ... my bass is an ancient Peavey T-4O from around 1980, weighing in at 14 lbs. and change, and I have NO PROBLEM wearing it .... (unless I'm not well-rested) .... But I believe the key is not having a gut , which I don't, to create that awful stress on the lower back .... flat stomach is key!!!
     
  13. pyrohr

    pyrohr

    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound
    5"10 (which I am) and 135 pounds is what I was when I was smoking crack! Real talk!!! 5'10 and 135 pounds you don't have much else besides not having a flat stomach......:)
     
  14. mikezimmerman

    mikezimmerman Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2001
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Someone revived a dead 4-year-old thread to talk about having a flat stomach? Where's that "zombie thread" pic?
     
  15. Corevalay

    Corevalay Supporting Member

    Sep 10, 2009
    New Jersey
    Sorry to revive an old thread, but is the Geddy heavier than a normal MIA Jazz? Thanks.
     
  16. gordon5377

    gordon5377

    Mar 15, 2009
    My 2009 totally stock GL is 8.8 pounds.
     
  17. BoomBoomOGTL

    BoomBoomOGTL Supporting Member

    Jul 19, 2012
    York SC
    I just shipped off my '98 LE and it weighed in at precisely 9 p 11 oz.
     
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