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How many basses do you own? (Currently) Part 2

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by smperry, Jan 23, 2013.


  1. 1

    668 vote(s)
    10.3%
  2. 2

    1,110 vote(s)
    17.1%
  3. 3

    1,123 vote(s)
    17.3%
  4. 4

    913 vote(s)
    14.0%
  5. 5 to 9

    1,873 vote(s)
    28.8%
  6. 10 to 20

    602 vote(s)
    9.3%
  7. 21 +

    166 vote(s)
    2.6%
  8. Too many to count

    52 vote(s)
    0.8%
  1. MEKer

    MEKer Supporting member

    May 30, 2006
    Still hanging at 9 basses but may whittle down the number by 2 or 3.
     
  2. Staccato

    Staccato Low End Advocate

    Aug 14, 2009
    Alabama
    2002 LTD B-204FM
    1989 Peavey Dyna Bass (USA) - Five string

    Update: Lean and mean with only 2 for awhile. The Korean LTD is such a wonderfully built instrument - what a great find at the time! The Dyna-Bass (ver. 1) is amazing and quite comparable to Fender USA basses.
     
    Last edited: Jul 22, 2018
  3. Steve Joachim

    Steve Joachim

    Apr 24, 2018
    4 at the moment...2 Fenders, 2 Schecters.
     
  4. Lefty McGee

    Lefty McGee

    Jun 7, 2018
    5 right now - all lefty
    1992 Fender MIJ Jazz Bass - '62 Reissue
    2009 Ibanez SR500L
    2007 Ibanez SR300L
    2014 Hofner 'Beatle Bass'
    2017 Oscar Schmidt Acoustic / Electric
     
  5. toprekoms

    toprekoms Banned

    Aug 22, 2010
    Colorado
    I have 35 basses worth $100.00-$1,000,000 each
    I have 100 amp heads ranging from 100 watts to 1 billion watts
    I have over 300 cabinets rated at 10 watts to 1 trillion watts.
     
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  6. NetRngr

    NetRngr

    Oct 20, 2017
    Darlington, SC
    Had to up the count today! The P Bass I just got makes 10.
     
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  7. irisexit

    irisexit

    Jul 16, 2018
    PNW
    i have a newer Peavey Millennium. oddly the branding on the headstock was painted over. asked the lady who i bought it from and she said she got it from a music school that went under, and that she had a hagstrom guitar like that from the same place.

    it’s not the best bass i have had, but it does it’s job and plays good.
     
  8. maximus

    maximus

    Oct 13, 2006
    I just added my count to the poll: 2 basses here. Yamaha RBX 374, circa 2008 or so, and a 2017 Fender American Professional P. Haven't touched the Yamaha since I bought the Fender a year ago. It's everything I want/need in a bass!
     
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  9. Econdude

    Econdude

    Sep 11, 2014
    Still in the 5-9, just purchased #7, a Spector Euro 5 LX, sweet bass. And I am already eyeing a Lakland Skyline 55-02. Heeeelllppp!! LOL
     
  10. I keep on the low 5-9 part (5 five basses). I sold my Fender Blacktop Jazz Bass and I got a Yamaha BB735a. Hopefully, I would have more haha. The GAS is strong

    Currently own:
    -Yamaha BB735a
    -Fender Classic 60s Jazz Bass
    -Fender MP Dimension Bass
    -Epiphone Jack Casady
    -Squier Affinity P-Bass
     
  11. mesaplayer83

    mesaplayer83

    Jun 27, 2017
    Had to change my vote - when I first cast it, I was at 20, but now am at 22...
     
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  12. kiripunk

    kiripunk

    Mar 30, 2012
    Naples (ITALY)
    I had to change my vote from 4 to 3, I sold my acoustic bass, and I've an Am. Std. J body waiting for a proper neck. I might experiment a bit on that one!
     
  13. Jabba the bass

    Jabba the bass Supporting Member

    Dec 23, 2015
    20. I think.... I my have a problem...
     
  14. nonohmic

    nonohmic Supporting Member

    Dec 13, 2005
    ABQ, NM.
    Out of interest, what is that bass?
     
  15. Jscriv

    Jscriv

    Feb 3, 2017
    Fender P lake placid blue w/ warmoth neck rosewood with perloid block and bindings
    Fender P fiesta red maple board
    2016 EBMM stingray mint green maple board
    2012 EBMM sterling white maple board
    Fender Jazz 3t burst with geddy neck (slowly built custom by myself over the years)
    2008 Rickenbacker 4003 midnight blue
    Ibanez Gio covered in stickers. The bass that started it all
    Ibanez SDGR 305 black. Nuts switched to accommodate a EADGC tuning
    Ibanez talman 301 turquoise sparkle
    Ibanez acoustic...because why not?
     
  16. Fathand

    Fathand

    Sep 24, 2005
    Finland
    Going up to 4 now.. or 5 if you add in the EUB I got as well. I think I better stop before this gets out of hand (again). :bag::help:

    3 made in the US, but none from the same brand + one nameless P-bass.
     
  17. tom dicus

    tom dicus

    May 17, 2017
    Wasilla, AK USA
    i suck at bass but will never give up
    I've got a beautiful 4003 in Fire Glo. I am hoping to find a dark blue though. My absolute favorite Ric.
     
  18. Jscriv

    Jscriv

    Feb 3, 2017
    I just bought it. It comes in this week. Excited is an understatement
     
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  19. savofenno

    savofenno

    Jun 12, 2010
    Haninge, Sweden
    Pics or we don`t believe you!
     
  20. twelvetrombones

    twelvetrombones Martian Ambassador Gold Supporting Member

    Aug 25, 2017
    Portland, OR
    20180712_080711.

    2018 Player P
    1995 ATK 300
    2016 MIM Jazz
    2018 Professional Jazz
     

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