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Jazz pickguards... give me your opinions!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by David Cardoza, Aug 24, 2007.


  1. David Cardoza

    David Cardoza

    Apr 16, 2004
    Trying out a few new pickguards on a modded SX Jazz Ltd.

    Tell you the truth , I like 'em all... and will swapping them out occasionally just to keep things interesting.

    But, what do you guys think looks better on a natural finish?


    Thanks,
    Dave
     

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  2. Rocinante_x1

    Rocinante_x1 Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose Supporting Member

    Aug 22, 2004
    Washington State
    Black.
     
  3. David Cardoza

    David Cardoza

    Apr 16, 2004
    Here's another pickguard... for some reason, I couldn't download more than 2 on the first try.

    The bass originally came with a gloss white (not pictured).


    Dave
     
  4. black is more classic but i do love the nat pg, looks like a big ole slab o' wood
     
  5. David Cardoza

    David Cardoza

    Apr 16, 2004
    let's try again, here's the other picture.


    Dave
     
  6. David Cardoza

    David Cardoza

    Apr 16, 2004
    sorry,

    does not seem to be taking another pic... there may a "2" limit doing it this way.... I'll try again tomorrow.


    Dave
     
  7. Keef

    Keef

    Jul 3, 2003
    Hollywood, CA
    Black!
     
  8. D.A.R.K.

    D.A.R.K. Supporting Member

    Aug 20, 2003
    Virginia
    no pickguard.
     
  9. ROON

    ROON

    Aug 5, 2006
    Sydney, Australia
    Wood PG looks much nicer.
     
  10. black! I like both, but black just stands out more than the other.
    i'm waiting for that post where someone will say to add a tort.
     
  11. The Penguin

    The Penguin duplicate account violation Banned

    Jun 21, 2006
    I'm not pelagic
    That wood one is hot, is it bubinga? I like a bass that doesn't look just like a million others so I'd pick the wood.
     
  12. steve21

    steve21 Banned

    i like wood.
     
  13. ROON

    ROON

    Aug 5, 2006
    Sydney, Australia
    Huh... huh huh... huh...

    You said...

    "I like wood"

    Huh... huh huh huh... huh...




    (Beavis & Butthead :p)
     
  14. RandallFlagg

    RandallFlagg Guest

    Aug 18, 2003
    Kansas City
    Well, FWIW, when I put this bass together, I chose the wood PG over any other color:

    DSC_0005.

    I get more compliments on the looks of this beast than any of my others....go figure.

    I'm getting ready to put a wood control plate on next....
     

  15. dude! great job!
    I think you should see if you can put wood pickup covers on it too, i kinda think the metal ones clash with the PG
     
  16. RandallFlagg

    RandallFlagg Guest

    Aug 18, 2003
    Kansas City
    You know, that's not a bad idea! I will have to consider that! That would really "set it apart"......
     
  17. allexcosta

    allexcosta

    Apr 7, 2004
    I like clear pickguards.
     
  18. Denial54

    Denial54

    Jan 26, 2007
    I would agree, wood pickup covers would look amazing on it, and so much different.

    P.S. I do like the wood pg better than the black, but both look good.
     

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