Ibanez BTB406QM = Going In The Fireplace

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Zac, Mar 5, 2006.

  1. Zac


    Mar 19, 2004
    This is probaly the noisiest 6 string I've ever played. No matter what degree of muting I use...it still gives me nothing but harmonics & sympathetic vibration. Funny thing is that Ibanez pushes their Mono- Rail II bridge that "minimizes vibration"

    I got this bass for 400$ so I guess that's what I get, but does anyone else have problem with the BTB? I'm going to trash it (or sell it) and get a Conklin or something more high end.
  2. Planet Boulder

    Planet Boulder Hey, this is a private residence...man Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2001
    6,482 feet above sea level
    I once had impure thoughts. Oh, and I pluck my ear hair.
    Zac - if you want to sell it, I may be interested. At the least, I may be interested in trading for it.
  3. BillytheBassist


    Aug 18, 2005
    no problems whatsoever with mine.... one of the most versatile basses i've ever played.
  4. Triclops

    Triclops Guest

    Jan 14, 2006
    I'll trade ya for it! see my add in the classifieds...
  5. Zac, have you considered getting a professional setup done? it could be you have some problems in that area. I would think it might be possible, considering how everyone else has responded that they would take it off your hands:D
  6. Minger


    Mar 15, 2004
    Rochester, NY
    This is going to sound stupid, but check to make sure the screws are tight and aren't vibrating?