Is there anything cooler than a black/black precision with a maple fretboard?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Marcus, Mar 4, 2006.

  1. I've played one recently at a local shop and I was blown away by the tone that came out of the thing. It was a chameleon, I sat and rocked it for a good hour before looking at the price tag (~1000.00), checking my funds at an ATM (~5.00), and proceeding to cry.

    Can you guys fuel my g.a.s and flood this thread with black on black precision style instruments with a maple board?
  2. superkicky


    Sep 3, 2005
    You asked for it


    Get a CIJ '57RI, stick a B/W/B pickguard on it and you're set. At least, that's what I did to mine.
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  3. More, more, more!

    That's beautiful man!
  4. coyoteboy

    coyoteboy easy there, Ned Supporting Member

    Mar 29, 2000
    Sactomato, CA
    Me like. I purchased a similarly colored, though not Fender bass.
  5. Sippy


    Aug 1, 2005
    mmmmmmm Maple.....
  6. I have a 76 P-bass that is black on black with a maple neck, so in a word, no. There is nothing cooler. : )
  7. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    What about a Jazz?

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  8. anonymous278347457

    anonymous278347457 Guest

    Feb 12, 2005
    ive always wanted a maple fretboard, ever since i saw a stingray......

    Jun 2, 2005
    anything cooler? let me think...

    :smug: :rolleyes:
  10. incubus2432


    Mar 21, 2002
    Grafton, Ohio
    YES THERE IS!!!! Sorry, I couldn't resist....


    I'll leave now.....:bag:
  11. flatwoundfender


    Feb 24, 2005
    sunburst with tortoise shell and rosewood is my favorite, but any pbass is awesome. and I totally do like the black and black.
  12. Wow!

    Just... wow!
  13. Nedmundo

    Nedmundo Supporting Member

    Jan 7, 2005
    Nope. Mine's recently overtaken my Jazz as numero uno.

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  14. coyoteboy

    coyoteboy easy there, Ned Supporting Member

    Mar 29, 2000
    Sactomato, CA

    hey, that's not maple is it???
  15. scuba steve

    scuba steve

    Dec 28, 2005
    Hillsboro, Tx
    black finish, tort pickgaurd, rosewood fretboard. my personal favorite for a p bass.