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Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Rob Martinez, Aug 15, 2012.

  1. "Bent carrot" soundhole! Awesome!
  2. Geroi Asfalta

    Geroi Asfalta

    Aug 23, 2011
    Should be TB exclusive, bent carrot and such....
  3. RED J

    RED J Lol

    Jan 23, 2000
    Hmm, I'm not a marketer but something tells me that such a beautiful instrument could have the soundhole described more aptly than "bent carrot".
  4. Well, it DOES look kind of like a bent carrot!
  5. darkstorm


    Oct 13, 2009
    Hum, change pickgaurd to one that goes with and would look pretty good. Bent carrot soundhole and all. Lol.
  6. godofthunder59

    godofthunder59 God of Thunder and Rock and Roll Supporting Member

    Feb 19, 2006
    Rochester NY USA
    Endorsing Cataldo Basses, Whirlwind products, Thunderbucker pickups
    That's awesome! I don't even like green basses!
  7. woodyng


    Dec 19, 2007
    Oregon coast
    I love green basses,especially the deep color on this one. Nice detail in the checkerboard-binding headstock,too. Very tempting.
  8. jumbodbassman

    jumbodbassman Supporting Member

    Dec 28, 2009
    Stuck in traffic -NY & CT
    Born Again Tubey
    are they available yet? prototype.... I have been GASing for a 4005 for a long time.
  9. PlungerModerno


    Apr 12, 2012
    AFAIK john K does custom stuff that's finger rickin' good: http://johnkvintageguitars.homestead.com/Ric325Bass.html

    Pretty cool stuff - and I'm not crazy about ricks.:bassist:
  10. Love it.
  11. Joedog


    Jan 28, 2010
    Pensacola FL
    I had a REAL 4005. Yes I was a total idiot and sold it. That bass does not do it justice, or come anywhere close (at least by looks).
  12. woodyng


    Dec 19, 2007
    Oregon coast
    Jumbo,if you like it you better get this one,i don't believe they are planning (or allowed) to produce this model. I had a 4005 once,but traded it in for an 8 string V-C bass. That was long ago,when it was available for 1/10th the price they trade at now. This bass looks pretty cool,but i actually think i like the italia rimini a bit more.

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