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I got my lakland!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Bennito, Oct 6, 2004.


  1. Bennito

    Bennito

    Sep 12, 2004
    Toronto, ON
    I bought a new Lakland Skyline 55-01. It's gorgeous! Maple neck, 5 string, maple quilt, 3-tone sunburst finish. The low B is as clear as the open D. I still can't believe it. The action is like nothing I've played before. I bought it to compliment my Fender Jazz, but in retrospect, I may have bought a replacement.

    I also bought a new amp head. The Mark Bass S450. It also sounds incredible. I love new stuff!


    I'll post some pics as soon as I can get my digital camera working.
     
  2. Mike A

    Mike A Supporting Member

    Oct 3, 2002
    Kentucky
    Congrats - I know how you feel.

    I traded for a 44-01 to try out and it ended up being my main player. It's everything I wanted (but could never get) out of a Jazz bass.
     
  3. jaxlaw

    jaxlaw

    Oct 5, 2002
    Winter Garden
    :hyper: Congrats - I just picked up a used 55-02 Monday - thanks Gard & Bass Central - the tone and playability are awsome. Can't say enough about this Bass - I love it !!
     
  4. Fret Boiler

    Fret Boiler Pity World

    Apr 12, 2004
    Purdue University
    Nice score! I love the necks on these things (and that's coming from a Geddy Lee jazz owner) :D
     
  5. Senor SQUID

    Senor SQUID Guest

    Jan 11, 2004
    LAKLANDS are great basses.