Hardshell case for a 6-string bass

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by shineofleo, Aug 11, 2009.

  1. shineofleo


    Jun 8, 2009
    I am sorry but didn't find a proper sub-forum to fit this topic.

    Very quick one: I am looking for a hardshell case for my yamaha TRB-1006. The bass is quite big compared to a 4-string obviously. I don't think common/universal bass could hold it well.

    Any comment from any 6-string bass owner?


  2. GradyBass


    Oct 15, 2006
    Paris, France
    All my cases, hard and soft, hold my Corvette 6 just as well as my Corvette 4. Haven't run into ANY issues. You can always bring your bass into a GC or something to try them out. I've done that in the past, and there haven't been any problems.
  3. Bassflute


    Jun 24, 2006
    Endorsing Artist: MTD basses and strings; Bergantino Amps & Cabs
    make some nice light, foam based stuff covered in ballistic nylon - light and strong, much stronger, lighter, and more convenient than a traditional Fender-style hard case.



  4. +1 on TKL.

    My Stambaugh came shipped in one of their cases.
  5. sobie18


    May 5, 2002
    Shaw AFB, SC
    I ended up going with the Yamaha GB-26 bass case made for the TRB.
  6. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    I bought a flight case from Rondo for 90 bucks. Best money you could spend on real protection. But if I'm not flying, it goes in a Mono bag or Levy's leather bag.

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