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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

    731 vote(s)
  2. 2

    1,214 vote(s)
  3. 3

    1,253 vote(s)
  4. 4

    1,019 vote(s)
  5. 5 to 9

    2,108 vote(s)
  6. 10 to 20

    702 vote(s)
  7. 21 +

    180 vote(s)
  8. Too many to count

    61 vote(s)
  1. Gary Stevens

    Gary Stevens

    Dec 8, 2019
    (humbly) thank you
  2. currently 3.
    Dean Playmate, Dean Zone, and Squier Bronco.

    However, I do have my eye on a few more. A Jackson Spectra, An Ibanez SR250, A Schecter Stiletto and an Ibanez Mikro
  3. Gary Stevens

    Gary Stevens

    Dec 8, 2019
    You can never have too many. I have 4 with another 2 on the drawing board
    scottm and LeviMorrison like this.
  4. ACWild


    Nov 5, 2019
    Well, I’m glad the option to change your vote is there. I though I was going to hold steady at two but somehow I’m up to five now. Ffs.
  5. tom_305

    tom_305 Supporting Member

    Jul 25, 2015
    I went on a spree:
    Mensinger Pike
    80s Kawai FIIB
    Ibanez afb200
    have joined
    '91Yamaha MB-3
    '86 Fender Jazz Bass Special w/ Mighty Mite neck
    Cort B2 Steinberger copy
    ibanez mikro
    Ibanez Talman
    my daughter's Gretsch Jr Jet w/ 1 pick up.

    I'll have the cort up in the classifieds soon.
    Outtaseezun likes this.
  6. Rickenbacker 4003 Walnut (2017)

    Epiphone Thunderbird Classic Pro IV (2018)

    Richwood P bass (first bass - that i'd had for about 20 years since I start playing, has so much sentimental value I would never sell it, that and the fact that its worth about $100)
  7. Which do you prefer the Fender Highway One Precision (I used to own one) or the new Player Precision (I've heard good things)?
  8. I'm back up to 5, with the recent acquisition of a 2001 Music Man Stingray 5. So now I've got Leo Fender's greatest hits - P-bass, J-bass, Stingray -- plus fretted (dual hum bucker) and fretless (MM) custom Roscoes. All 5-strings.
    the harp unstrung and ACWild like this.
  9. mouthmw


    Jul 19, 2009
    I love em both. Higway One P has been my main player for years now. Keep in mind though, both have been modded the same way - EMG GZR pickup, Fender 70s bridge and Hipshot HB7 tuners. I’d still give Highway One a slight advantage because it has a bit better fretwork, graphite rods (super solid neck on mine) and I love nitro finish. My Player P is awesome too though, haven’t had any issues. They both share the same guts and hardware though. Stock? I don’t care for Highway One’s Greasebucket tone control, but it was alright. Player P sounded nice stock too, a bit darker, but nice. Bridge saddles were meh, but to me all the upgrades were worth it. If you find a nice specimen for either series, they’re both great.
    MasterBrianD likes this.
  10. head


    Dec 15, 2009
    Moscow, RU
    '97 G&L ASAT MIA
    '97 G&L L-2000 MIA
    '96 G&L L-2000 MIA
    '01 Music Man Stingray MIA
    '75 Fender Jazz Bass MIA (vintage)
    '79 Music Man Sabre MIA (vintage)
    '79 Kramer DMZ 5000 MIA (vintage)
    '91 Peavey Fury MIA
    '98 Washburn XB 900 (p+j) USA
  11. Otis66


    Apr 29, 2019
    Just bought a brand new Music Man Stingray 5 Special. 7.8 lbs.
    Also have a:
    Mayones CAli 4 mini
    Fender P Bass
    Fender Jazz Bass
    scottm likes this.
  12. Felix Lopez

    Felix Lopez

    May 15, 2018
  13. Harold Runyan

    Harold Runyan

    Apr 27, 2015
    Ashland, KY
    I’m officially down to six now. I’d like to get down to four but I’m not holding my breath! Here’s the current list in order of how much they get played
    1 - Warwick Bleached Blonde Thumb from 2003
    2 - EBMM Stingray Special 5 (2017 or 2018 I can’t remember)
    3 - Fender CIJ Geddy Lee Jazz from 2001
    4 - Lakland Skyline 55-01 from 2008
    5 - Fender Mustang MIM from 2017 loaded up with Geezers!
    6 - Spector Legend 4 from 2017.
    Numbers 1 & 2 are really special so I can’t see them ever going away. The Geddy & Mustang aren’t too far behind but the other 2 shouldn’t get too comfy!
    PizzaFiend and scottm like this.
  14. MirandM

    MirandM Married to my bass. Supporting Member

    Oct 29, 2019
    01 - Peavey T-20FL (1985 original buy)
    02 - Alba Stratocaster
    03 - HeKe SE6-700 (6 string)
    04 - Peavey Grind BXP 4 string
    05 - Peavey Grind BXP 5 string
    06 - Peavey Millenium
    07 - Peavey T-40 1982
    08 - Peavey Zodiac BXP
    09 - Infinity 5 string
    10 - Maestro 5 string FL
    11 - Squire Jazzbass
    12 - Peavey Zodiac EX
    13 - Yamaha RBX374 black
    14 - Peavey Orion FL (self made)
    15 - Cherrystone Headless WB1
    16 - MPM semiacoustic 5 string (self made)
    17 - Westone The Rail
    18 - Swift J-Bass (self made)
    19 - Gypsy Rose SX GRBLK
    20 - Yamaha RBX374 red
    21 - Chinabacker 4003MG
    None of these real top of the line, mostly played: Peavey T-20FL and Zodiac BXP, mostly liked: Peavey Zodiac BXP and Yamaha RBX374 at the moment, will never get rid of: Peavey T-20FL, Peavey T-40, Westone The Rail, my self made ones.
    GAS: Rick 4003, Gibson Thunderbird, and a V-bass
  15. MrNylon

    MrNylon "ROAD REX" Supporting Member

    I lost a couple of pics here. The Epi EB-0.

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    Last edited: Jan 17, 2020
  16. Harold Runyan

    Harold Runyan

    Apr 27, 2015
    Ashland, KY
  17. squarepeg


    Dec 21, 2010
    I recently gave in to temptation and acquired number four.
    I think I have all the basses covered now.
    Clipped, Ellery, PizzaFiend and 4 others like this.
  18. fretno

    fretno Supporting Member

    May 10, 2009
    Los Angeles
    as of today I'm down to 15 . I managed to play 6 of them yesterday :D
    MirandM, MG Wolf and staurosjohn like this.
  19. MirandM

    MirandM Married to my bass. Supporting Member

    Oct 29, 2019
    Yeah, yeah, that's what we all said at your stage.... doesn't work, believe me. :D

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