God........ you know it finally arrived! NEW BASS GUYS!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by flea claypool, Oct 30, 2004.

  1. flea claypool

    flea claypool

    Jun 27, 2004
    well here she is

    my new warwick corvette which i ordered over 4 months ago
    its just a standard with active elecs and stained nirvana black finish
    the transison between 4 and 5 string was rather quick which i am happy about
    although my hand feels like it can eat the spectors neck! :confused:
    nice and chunky and actually really well balanced.

    it aint a roscoe or a alembic[not that i have the skill required for either, let alone this bass :scowl: ] but it feels right to me and god playin 4 hours straight goin mad actually hurts :crying:

    well let me know what you guys thinks dont worry i wont take offence the colour wont suit everyone

    but i love it :hyper: :hyper:
    AURIN :)
  2. elros


    Apr 24, 2004
    Proprietor, Helland Musikk Teknologi
    Congratulations! That is a nice one! Good choice.
  3. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    Warwick and Ashdown : the way to get thunder :D!
  4. flea claypool

    flea claypool

    Jun 27, 2004
    good eyes ;)

    yes 15" plus a Bstring= New Fillings :smug:
  5. andrewd


    Sep 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    id love to have a warwick if it werent for the neck...way too chunky for my tastes.

    though they do sound nice!
  6. Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Bitten by the luthiery bug...

    Oct 8, 2001
    Budapest, Hungary, EU

    however, I once saw a Corvette in Ocean blue, oil-finished.... man... now that was beautiful! The bass almost sparkled in the sunshine, making a nice contrast to its blue colour
  7. Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Bitten by the luthiery bug...

    Oct 8, 2001
    Budapest, Hungary, EU
    Tim if you'd really love to, the older ones have thinner necks - even some new ones are not so thick, like my 6. Also, there are some models that still have thinner necks - like the Infinity.
  8. karrot-x

    karrot-x Banned

    Feb 21, 2004
    Omicron Persei 8
    Sexy :bassist:

    Since it's black you can wear all black cloathes and become ............ :ninja: Ninja bassist!

    i'm just so cool ;)
  9. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Shweet! Congrats! Now, go play "Mr. Moon"! :bassist:
  10. I-Love-Ratm


    Feb 24, 2003
    Congrats aurin you deserve it after the wait!It looks beautiful,real Shattered Halo!!1
  11. Really like the black finsih man. Hope its did the 4 month wait justice
  12. Hey, that's a lovely bass Aurin!

    Well done :bassist:

    Enjoy it :D
  13. SlavaF


    Jul 31, 2002
    Edmonton AB
    Wow, that's beautiful! Great choice on the transparent black, it really looks great. Enjoy the bass! :bassist:
  14. ummmm...uhhh o.k......
    whatever you say.....