Ibanez BTB

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by busbass, Feb 10, 2003.

  1. busbass


    Feb 4, 2003
    Greetings all. Looking for a new 5 string. Thinking about a Musicman but I'm leaning more to the Ibanez BTB series. Love the wood. Looking used... Any sellers or thoughts? Thanks...
  2. PollyBass

    PollyBass ******

    Jun 25, 2001
    Shreveport, LA
    Please do a search. the keyword "BTB" will more than likely turn up alot of threads. this has been asked, and disscused before.

    As far as MusicMan vs BTB. it's all a matter of choice. if you want tons of tones, deep tone and just a all around good bass, get the BTB. If you want that annoying nasel "Honk" the musicman gives you, than get it.

    And for the money you would spend on that MM, You can get a VERY nice BTB.
  3. Danny R.

    Danny R. Supporting Member

    I love my BTB's they are great and sound great:D
  4. Danny R.

    Danny R. Supporting Member

    And her big brother:spit:
  5. Danny R.

    Danny R. Supporting Member

    Did i mentioned that they're great? the model is BTB 1005 (the old ones without bartolini pickups) i liked them because the string spacing is wide, the MM are kind of tight for my taste:D
  6. Yep, I also play a BTB and really love the tone. I have the black 5-string model, and yeah, the string spacing is great. If you can handle a wide neck bass, this is a fine choice.

  7. Noobai


    Aug 25, 2002
    Stanford, CA
    Just picked one up, for a steal. I adore this bass :)

    Great great GREAT sounding stuff, and palys likes a dream, the spacing is perfect.