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How many have you owned in the past? List them all!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by jacochops, Feb 17, 2004.


  1. Samick fretless 4
    Warwick Thumb BB LE
    Warwick Corvette
    Brice 5
     
  2. adrian garcia

    adrian garcia In Memoriam

    Apr 9, 2001
    las vegas. nevada
    Endorsing Artist: Nordy Basses, Schroeder Cabs, Gallien Krueger Amps
    couldn't do it, i couldnt remember them all :meh:
     
  3. IvanMike

    IvanMike Player Characters fear me... Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    Middletown CT, USA
    Hagstrom 4 string (no idea of the year - sold it)
    1978 Rickenbacker 4001 (sold)
    1991 Modulus Graphite spi 4 string (sold)
    1996 Modulus Graphite spi 5 string (sold)
    1986 Tobias 4 string
    Warmouth 8 string (no idea whan it was made)

    The tobais has saved me a lot of money. Every time i play a bass i really like i bring it in for comparison and leave thinking i own one of the coolest basses on the planet. :cool:
     
  4. Any chance of posting a pic of the Sei singlecut !! Been a fan of Martin Petersen's work for ages and one day will get a Sei 7 !!
     
  5. Matthew Foote has an amazing 7-string fretless Sei, so have a search on here for pics of it. It's gorgeous.

    But, as requested, here's a pic of my singlecut 5 in its full buckeye-explosion glory... even though I've just noticed that the fingerboard needs a clean... :cool:

    [​IMG]

    Russ :bassist:
     
  6. JayAmel

    JayAmel Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2002
    Carcassonne, France
    Westone crappy J-style bass
    Rickenbacker 4001
    Jacobacci fretless
    Fender Telecaster Bass
    Music Man StingRay
    Apex Atlantis
    Rickenbacker 4001
    Ibanez Blazer Bass
    Squier Affinity P-Bass (for my students)
    Rickenbacker 4003
    Marathon MB-300NT (backup)
    Status Energy 4
    Music Man StingRay 5
    Fender Precision Bass 70's reissue (MIJ)
    Rickenbacker 4003
    Fender Jazz Bass (current)
     
  7. 5stringDNA

    5stringDNA Supporting Member

    Oct 10, 2002
    Englewood, CO
    Austin Passive 5 (sold)
    Spector NS2000/Q5 (sold)
    Essex Jazz 4 (sold)
    Ibanez SR305, now fretless
    Ibanez SR300DX
    Spector NS-CRFM tenor 5
    Tim Barber Custom tenor 5
     
  8. Tfunked

    Tfunked

    Dec 30, 2003
    Fodera :)
    CB Basses :)
    Warwick :spit:
     
  9. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    Blazer, I merged this with the mega thread we already had on this subject.
     
  10. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    I thought that I had posted my entry in this thread, but I haven't, so hear goes!

    These are in the order that I owned them. Basses with asterisks I no longer own.

    *Memphis P copy - from the 70's, when they were decent P copies and weight 45 lbs!

    *No name classical guitar, rescued from a dumpster, defretted and strung with the heaviest green weedeater string I could fine. My dad had to sell my Memphis after he lost his job. This was my only 'bass' for 3 years or so. Although a lot of the churches I visited had their own basses I could play.

    *Peavey T-40 - great bass. Should have never traded it.

    *Electra Westone Spectrum. Poorly stripped and oil finished, defretted, polyurethane fingerboard coating, EMG P/J pickups. Stolen by my crackhead sister in law.

    Electra Westone Spectrum P/J bass with weird parametric active tone control and passive tone control. This one came with a fretted and a fretless neck. The fretted neck was on the other Electra Westone when it was stolen.:(

    *Westone Pantera 5 string - gorgeous bass in pearl white. Sounded crappy, and the poor ergonomics nearly ended my playing days.

    Peavey Foundation - my main bass for 3 or 4 years. Most of the mp3s on my band's website were recorded with this bass. Semipermanently loaned out to a guy too poor to buy his own.

    Ibanez SR506 - My first six string, and my main bass for 3 1/2 years.

    *Pedulla Rapture J2 5 - Beautiful bass. Sold it because the Bartolini pickups and preamp were too dark for my taste. This is the bass that showed me that most Barts weren't for me. Wish I still had it, though.

    Fender Jazz Geddy Lee - Great Jazz bass. Super slim neck, and capable of being set up extremely low. If it had one more string, it would get tons of playing time.

    Zon Sonus Custom fretless 5 - My bass of doom. I want to be buried with this one. It has the fretless sound that I have always heard in my head, and almost plays itself.

    Peavey Cirrus 6 - Killer, world class 6 stringer. Great slap tone. Great tapping bass.

    Lakland D55-01 - Great budget 5 string. Wide string spacing, and one of the few Bart equipped basses that I like. People rag on the MK1 pickups and preamp, and I don't know why. Sounds much better than a Bart equipped 55-02 or 55-94 to me.

    Westone Quantum - Headless Steinberger copy

    SX BG-80 - Great little $99 P copy. Had some issues with jagged fret ends, but once I fixed that and gave it a setup, wound up with a really cool cheap bass.

    Hamer CH12 - Being a Doung Pinnick fan, I have to have a 12 string. This one gets the job done nicely, and I got it new for only $299!

    Nordstrand SC5 - If the Zon is 1, this is 1-a. My main axe in my Christian rock band. This bass may look smooth, but it is mean! One of the most aggressive sounding basses I have ever played.

    Peavey T-40 - I GASsed for one of these in natural when I was a teenager and had a black one. Found this one at a Musicgoround in Wisconsin for $169. Everything works, and it is as cool of a bass as I remember owning when I was a kid.

    Olympia ABG - Great, loud acoustic bass. Gets the job done for front porch playing with a coupld of acoustic guitars.
     
  11. tplyons

    tplyons

    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Ibanez SR400 (Stock) ***
    Aria Pro II Explorer Copy
    Ibanez SR400 (EMG's)
    Gibson Nikki Sixx Blackbird
    Ibanez SR645
    Ernie Ball Stingray ***
    BC Rich Warlock w/ Kahler Trem
    Fender Standard Precision
    Brownsville Acoustic Bass Guitar ***

    And I'm pretty sure I'm missing one or two.
     
  12. Minger

    Minger

    Mar 15, 2004
    Rochester, NY
    Ibanez RB800.

    Thats it, i'm a newbie :p
     
  13. Gregory Bruce Campbell

    Gregory Bruce Campbell

    Apr 14, 2002
    Helena, MT U.S.A 59602
    BEE basses, Morley pedals
    BEE Drone 3 string fretted (still own it)
    BEE GBC signature 9 string fretted (still own it)
    Cort space arrow 4 string fretted (still own it)
    Ergo bass 5 string fretless (still own it)
    Ergo cello 3 string fretless (still own it)
    Fender J 4 string fretless
    Fender P 4 string fretted
    Ibanez soundgear 5 string fretted
    Ibanez soundgear 6 string fretted (still own it)
    Warrior signature 9 string fretted
    Warrior signature 9 string fretless
    Yamaha Attitude LTD II 4 string fretted
     
  14. {OE}

    {OE}

    Sep 23, 2004
    Connecticut, U.S.
    Either you are a very fortunate person or you've been hitting the pipe too much.... :eek: ...or perhaps both :D

    I had all of these in the late 80.'s

    Black B.C. Rich NJ
    Pearl White B.C. Rich neckthrough mockingbird
    Cobolt Charvel B-1
    Originally magenta, but I sanded it down Charvel 5 string (not worth mentioning really)
    Black G&L L2000
    White Guild Pilot

    Only one I miss is the G&L :crying:
     
  15. Dr. PhunkyPants

    Dr. PhunkyPants Guest

    Aug 11, 2002
    USA
    Here's just the stuff I sold. The only ones I'd like back are the Modulus Genesis 5 and the Ken Smith.

    Peavey RJ IV
    Fender Jaco Fretless
    Fender 1975 Precision
    Fender Standard Jazz 5
    Fender 75 Jazz Reissue
    Fender Squire Affinity
    Modulus Genesis 5
    Modulus Vintage Jazz
    Musicman 2004 Sterling Fretless
    Musicman Stingray 5
    Ken Smith BSR-4JMW
    Schecter Rob DeLeo 5
    G&L L-2000
    G&L ASAT
    G&L SB-2
    Warwick Standard 5
    Warwick 1999 Streamer LX 5
    Warwick 2003 Streamer LX 5
     
  16. Jean Baudin

    Jean Baudin

    Aug 27, 2003
    redwood city, ca
    Endorsing Artist: See Profile
    This should be easy:

    Fender Precision Bass (1974)
    Ralph Custom 5-String
    Ralph Fretless 4*
    Alembic Epic 6-String (now fretless)
    Conklin Custom 9-String
    Warrior Signature 9-String*
    Conklin Custom 9-String (Pac-9)
    ... a few on the way. :D

    *sold/don't own
     
  17. I think this covers it:

    Owned and sold (often 'cause I was stupid)

    First bass - Ventura Precision copy
    Univox Rickenbacker 4001 copy
    1964 Black Fender Precision
    1962 White refinished Fender Jazz
    Hutnik Destroyer
    Hutnik Vampire
    1980 Rickenbacker black 4001
    Lado Earth
    Lado Precision-style
    Lado Standard
    1988 PRS Bass IV
    1988 Pedulla MVP
    1998 Music Man black Stingray
    2002 Lakland Skyline 44-02 deluxe

    Basses I Still Own:

    1960 Gibson EBO (Les Paul Junior double cut style)
    1965 Rickenbacker 4005 FG
    1969 Fender Telecaster bass
    1976 Rickenbacker 4001 AG
    1978 Rickenbacker 4002 MG
    1981 Hutnik CS4
    1995 Sadowsky w/ deluxe quilted top
    1999 Washburn AB-2 acoustic
    2000 Warmoth franken-jazz

    Basses On Order:

    Marchlewski 4-string

    I wish I still had those early Fenders!!!!
     
  18. garethCV

    garethCV

    Sep 7, 2004
    PDX, Oregon
    Lotus 4 string P copy (sold)
    TBC 5 string MM copy (sold)
    Fender MIM P (sold)
    Danelectro DC (sold)
    Fender MM Sig (sold)
    Musicman SR4 (sold)
    Musicman BlkOnyx Sterling (hangs out at home)
    Fender MIA J (main gigging bass)
    Fender MIM J (lives at our practice space)
     
  19. Mojo-Man

    Mojo-Man

    Feb 11, 2003
    :cool:
    Fender Percisions
    1-1963
    2-1966
    1-1969
    2-1970-one fretless
    1-1971
    1-1972
    1-1974-fretless
    2-1977-one fretless
    2-1978=one fretless
    Fender Jazz
    1-1963
    2-1966- one with fretless P-neck
    1-1968
    1-Musicman-1976-fretted-1979-fretless
    1-Sterling-fretless
    1-Musicman-SR5
    Stambaugh fretless 4-string
    FBB-Fretless-6 string
    2-Washburn AB-45-one fretted one fretless
    1-1968 Gibson EB-1
    1-Hofner Club bass
    1-Warmoth-Jazz 5
    1954 Kay C1-Upright
    Ibanez- 1306- 6-string bass
    Jerry Jones- single cutaway 4-string
    And I'am still married to the same woman
     
  20. Eggman

    Eggman

    Dec 3, 2004
    Denver, Colorado
    OK - I'll play. More or less in order. * means I still have it.

    Fender Mustang - 1974
    Fender Precision - 1973 (Fretless maple fretboard)
    Fender Jazz - 1969
    Fender Jazz - 1962 (made fretless)*
    Rickenbacker 4001
    Schecter/Mighty Mite Jazz Copy (Kit bass)*
    Hohner BA2 - Steinberger copy*
    Kay 3/4 acoustic upright
    Takamine acoustic*
    Warwick Corvette Standard - 4 - active
    Warwick Rockbass Corvette Basic 5
    Warwick Fortress One - 4
    Spector Rebop - 4
    Warwick Infinity LTD 2000 - 4
    Warwick Corvette 2001 LTD - 4
    Warwick Corvette FNA 2002 Ltd - 4*
    Spector NS2000 - 4
    Spector NS2000 - 5
    Warwick Streamer LX - 4
    Warwick Corvette Proline - 5
    Dingwall Afterburner I - 5
    Dingwall Afterburner II - 4*
    Dingwall Prima - 5*
    Cort/Elrick Josh Paul 5
    Lakland 55-01*
    Lakland 55-02*
    Lakland 44-02*

    The Warwick FNA Jazzman LTD 2002 and the 55-01 are for sale. PM me for details.
     

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