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Interesting 1967 Fender "Bass V" on ebay.co.uk

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Toasted, May 22, 2004.

  1. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
  2. Wild Bill

    Wild Bill

    Dec 30, 2001
    Boston MA
    I need some money fast.
  3. yes i have read about these, they are strung E-A-D-G-C and only have 15 frets because of the extra string.
  4. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    yup sure does look cool. and OLD
  5. CaracasBass


    Jun 16, 2001
    Madrid, Spain
  6. yes it is, if i remember correctly it's fenders first five stringer....
  7. yea, nothing special but kinda rare. They are a full scale basses, tuned EADGC and had 15 frets. It's purpose was to help studio players sight read because they didnt have to go all the way up the neck to hit those high notes.
  8. read a couple of posts up...
  9. Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Bitten by the luthiery bug...

    Oct 8, 2001
    Budapest, Hungary, EU

    That yellow sunburst (urineburst :rolleyes: :D ), that brown tortoise pickguard and that orange-y maple headstock are one of the worst color combinations I've seen... :spit:

    I would call this anything but cool :rolleyes: