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Godlyke Introduces the Diety Series 10-String Bass

Discussion in 'News & PR' started by TalkBass, May 5, 2006.


  1. TalkBass

    TalkBass News Poster

    Mar 12, 2004
    Godlyke, Inc. is proud to introduce their latest "supreme creation" – the Deity 10-String Bass. Featuring a light-gauge 5-string arrangement (tuned B to G) with matching octave strings, the Deity-10 offers an extended frequency range simply not found on other instruments. Designed for today’s extreme musician, the Deity-10 is the perfect instrument for the adventurous player who is more interested in breaking ground than re-treading it.

    Tonally, the Deity-10 is in a class all its own. Bridging the gap between the low-end and the upper registers, the Deity-10 offers a massive foundation that no other instrument can match. Thunderous, punchy bottom with ringing sustained harmonics create a wall of sound that will make your rhythm guitarist obsolete, or allow you to forego a guitarist altogether (just ask John Paul Jones)! From chiming, chorused clean sounds to overdriven thunder, the Deity-10 can handle it all. [Read More]
     
  2. TalkBass

    TalkBass News Poster

    Mar 12, 2004
    The Deity-10 Bass is completely hand-crafted to our exacting specifications with no CNC tooling used in the production process whatsoever. Each instrument features the following:

    • Hand-carved 2-piece lightweight Ash body with 3A Flame Maple Cap
    • Hand-carved, Quarter sawn Maple neck set into body with dovetail joint
    • 24-fret, Ebony Fingerboard with Brass nut
    • Custom string gauge carefully selected for balance and playability
    • 2 x Custom-wound humbucking soapbar pickups
    • 18-volt Active electronics system with front-mounted Volume, Blend, Bass, Mid, and Treble controls and internal Notch Filter and Pickup Input Volume controls
    • Gold-plated Gotoh machineheads
    • Gold-plated custom Gotoh fully adjustable bridge
    • Color Options: Natural, Trans Black, Trans Blue, Trans Red, Honeyburst, Tobaccoburst, Cherryburst, Amber
    • Lifetime limited warranty
    • List Price $4500 (Street Price $3150)
    • Wood Cap options include Walnut (no upcharge), Macassar Ebony (add $100), 5A Flame Maple (Add $250) and 5A Quilt Maple (shown - Add $350)
    • Fretless (no upcharge) and Left-Handed (add 10%) options available

    For detailed specifications on the Godlyke Deity-10 Bass or other Godlyke instruments, contact Godlyke, Inc. at (973) 777-7477 or visit our website at www.godlykebass.com.
     

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  3. Fro0d

    Fro0d

    May 7, 2006
    Oh my God....That is a holy thing.


    How do you play the strings without hitting the ones next to them?
     
  4. Sutton

    Sutton

    Mar 3, 2005
    Plainwell, MI
    octive strings buddy, you're suppose to play 2 strings at a time
     
  5. Fro0d

    Fro0d

    May 7, 2006
    Ahh, gotcha. I'm a bass no0b :)
     
  6. Sutton

    Sutton

    Mar 3, 2005
    Plainwell, MI

    We all were sometime.

    Welcome to the forums
     

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