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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

    790 vote(s)
    9.7%
  2. 2

    1,338 vote(s)
    16.5%
  3. 3

    1,381 vote(s)
    17.0%
  4. 4

    1,135 vote(s)
    14.0%
  5. 5 to 9

    2,406 vote(s)
    29.7%
  6. 10 to 20

    789 vote(s)
    9.7%
  7. 21 +

    201 vote(s)
    2.5%
  8. Too many to count

    72 vote(s)
    0.9%
  1. Jato

    Jato

    Nov 2, 2000
    Right now...3.

    1)Fodera Victor Wooten Signature Monarch, 4 String, Buckeye Burl top.
    (never gonna lose this one)
    2)MusicMan StingRay 5.
    3)Lakland 5502
    *2 and 3 are black body, maple neck.

    *I'm thinking of selling the StingRay and the 5502 and upgrading to a Lakland 5594dlx.
    Unless someone has a better idea for a 5 with a KILLER B.

    Sj
     
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  2. trseal

    trseal

    Mar 18, 2021
    NorCal
    3 basses: Fender Performer PJ (flats), Fender Professional Jazz Fretless (tape-wound) and SBMM 5-string (rounds). Had a Ric 4003s but we never quite hit it off so she left...

    Tim
     
    Last edited: Mar 18, 2021
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  3. blmereness

    blmereness

    Jan 25, 2021
    i had to change my vote to 10..lol...not sorry!
     
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  4. Mxyzptlk

    Mxyzptlk

    Jan 29, 2014
    Near Oxford, UK
    Fender Jazz (1970)
    Yamaha BB400S Fretless
    Futurama 6 string
    Yamaha TRB-6P
    Harley Benton 7 string
    Warwick 8 string (doubled)
    Hagstrom 8 string (doubled) (Retro look one)
     
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  5. twinjet

    twinjet Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Sep 23, 2008
    49
    Celebrated a NBD and am up to 3 now! This is my new-to-me Ibanez SR406.
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  6. CyrusHu

    CyrusHu

    May 6, 2019
    Fender Marcus Miller 5 (kickass bridge)
    Mike Lull PJ5 (Flatwound)
    Godin A4 (Black Tapewound)
    and a Kala U-Bass
     
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  7. vivaknoxvegas

    vivaknoxvegas El Duderino Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2002
    Knoxville, TN
    I am up to six currently. The wife unit is none too happy about it.

    Healivy modded SX P-bass 4
    Modded Fender Mexi-jazz 4
    Sterling Ray34
    Lākland modded 55-01
    Rick 4003
    Fender Boxer jazz special P/J
     
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  8. HorusLupercal

    HorusLupercal

    Mar 18, 2021
  9. Alex-Thompson

    Alex-Thompson

    Jan 24, 2021
    Rick 4003
    Fender P MIM
    Stingray 34 (Sterling) Ash black
     
  10. I'm up to 31, one for each day of the month, but I wouldn't be surprised if there's some folks here that have one for each day of the year. There's no such thing as too many basses - 4,5,6,7,+ strings, fretted, fretless, etc . I also suffer from Bass Building Syndrome, so a good chunk of mine are homemade from scratch or assembled from parts. Here's a few of my somewhat atypical 4 string creations.
    Telecaster4_200322_001.JPG PurpleHaze_210109_001.JPG SquierJazz4_210109_001.JPG YamahaFretless_210109_001.JPG ProvostWalnutFretless_170117_001.JPG ProvostAsh4_210109_001.JPG
     
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  11. trseal

    trseal

    Mar 18, 2021
    NorCal
    Those are some SERIOUSLY COOL stuff! Beauties!!

    Tim
     
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  12. Holdsg

    Holdsg Talkbass > Work Gold Supporting Member

    Sep 10, 2009
    Alta Loma, CA
    when I get my new mod-shop Fender P, it will be 7, one for each day of the week.
    I rarely do family shots, because they sometimes come in and out pretty quickly around here.
    But keep my "score" up to date in my signature.

    Currently:
    2 Fenders (60s jazz reissue and a walnut/roasted P being built)
    2 G&L (L-2500 and El Toro)
    1 Sadowsky (NYC JJ)
    1 Spector (NS-2J)
    1 Acinonyx
     
  13. buzzbass

    buzzbass

    Apr 23, 2003
    NJ
    Amazon Kit bass pictured in another thread
    Vintage Stingray 5 pictured in another thread
    78 PBass
    Hofner Beatle bass, one of the cheaper new ones
    Warwick Thumb 5 bolt on
    Warwick Streamer LX5, both Warwick have all Wenge necks
    Lakland 55-94 with Duncans
    Valenti #43, Ivory Jazz 5 P/J
    Fender American Standard 5 with Sadowsky P'ups and pre-amp. I believe Nino Valenti did the actual mods
    Zon Sonus 5
    Ibanez USA-ATK5, w/ Bunker Tension free floating neck

    I think that's it for now.....
     
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  14. ficelles

    ficelles

    Feb 28, 2010
    Devon, England
    Currently:

    Wal Pro 1 fretless 4
    Fender PBAC fretless 4
    Maruszczyk L4 fretless 4
    Takamine TB10 fretless 4
    Dean Performer fretless 4
    Turner Renaissance fretless 5
    Lightwave Custom fretless 5
    Warwick Corvette fretless 5
    Ibanez SR505 fretted 5
     
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  15. Bottom 4

    Bottom 4

    Feb 24, 2018
    New Jersey
    Let’s see. An updated list...
    ‘65 Fender Jazz (purchased ‘15)
    ‘76 Fender P (original owner)
    ‘85 Rick 4001V63 (original owner)
    ‘06 Rick 7001ABG (original owner)
    ‘06 Rob Allen MB2 (original owner)
    ‘19 EBMM BFR Old Smoothie (original owner)
    The good ones stick around a bit...
     
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  16. asparaguspee

    asparaguspee

    Sep 10, 2020
    Australia
    Now I'm up to 6. Think I'll sell my Yamaha. It's an excellent bass but other basses can do what it does.

    Ibanez SR500E
    Yamaha BB734A
    ESP LTD B-204SM Fretless
    Sire Marcus Miller U5
    Sandberg Classic
    Sire Marcus Miller V5
     
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  17. HorusLupercal

    HorusLupercal

    Mar 18, 2021
    Since this post I’ve added a Cort C4 Plus and an Ibanez BTB7 to the crew, that’s probably
    All I need for basses for a while. Now to get some Darkglass into my amp choices...
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  18. kohanmike

    kohanmike Gold Supporting Member

    i updated the image file of my basses with some replacements.

    Bass Collection.jpg
     
  19. Jato

    Jato

    Nov 2, 2000
    Well,
    I sold my StingRay 5 and my Lakland 5502.
    Will most likely be picking up a Mike Lull MV5 in natural, with
    Bartolini's and an Aguilar onboard preamp. It's used, but looks and plays
    clean!

    Sj
     
  20. Corto14

    Corto14

    Feb 6, 2019
    Italy
    Currently 3:
    Yamaha bbp34
    Yamaha trb 5pII
    Fender AO 60's precision
     
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