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Holy Bass Batman!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by brewer9, Aug 31, 2002.


  1. brewer9

    brewer9

    Jul 5, 2000
    I posted this link in another thread but I think it deserves more attention 'cause these are VERY STRANGE! What do you think?

    http://www.spaltbasses.com/ :eek:
     
  2. FretNoMore

    FretNoMore * Cooking with GAS *

    Jan 25, 2002
    The frozen north
    Hmmm... Why not?

    Anyone know if they at least sound like a bass? :)
     
  3. frederic b. hodshon

    frederic b. hodshon Supporting Member

    May 10, 2000
    Redmond, WA
    Microsoft Product Designer
    i'm working with Michael Spalt as i type.

    i had a chance to visit his shop in LA.

    they are phenominal sounding basses.

    especially the lightwaves!

    ;)

    nice guy too.

    f
     
  4. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    AHA! I knew it! Does AGB know yet?;)
     
  5. frederic b. hodshon

    frederic b. hodshon Supporting Member

    May 10, 2000
    Redmond, WA
    Microsoft Product Designer
    hehe, knew what?

    actually, its no secret about my work with Spalt.

    the other thing is still very hush hush. soon though.

    :D

    f
     
  6. deepbob

    deepbob

    Oct 3, 2001
    left field
    god that site is like a porno mag, my hands want to touch everything.

    i wish the look wasn't so Xtreme, but i love the way those things look in terms of feel, from the thumb rest well to the pivots. i love the metal hunk in the middle too, that's got to feel great in your hands and i assume works like a tremelo given the emphasis on the bolts?

    awful tempting stuff.
     
  7. :eek: Whoa, I cant tell if I like it or hate it... it just so _odd_