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.....Just picked up this lil Diddy......

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by PJR, Oct 28, 2002.

  1. PJR


    Jun 20, 2001
    N.E. PA
  2. Nice Wal! That Walnut looks great! Congrats and enjoy, and give us a review!:)
  3. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Supporting Member

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    Nice bass, PJ
  4. PJR


    Jun 20, 2001
    N.E. PA
    ...lol...if I can stop 'droolin' all over it !! :)

    Initial impressions: very 'powerful' .....strong mids, deep,very distinctive lows....can get super growly if you dig in just a little.

    I haven't even touched on the tone filters/p/up pan yet. The 'Pick-attack' pullup is crazy man....Talk about face-shred !!!!

    It balances very well.....and is not nearly as heavy as you would expect of a mohogany/walnut bass.
    (I have it a bit lighter than my MM5'er.....but heavier than my Lakland 55-94....maybe around 11-ish...)

    I like !!

  5. Beautious!


  6. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    :eek: AWESOME!!!!!
  7. Funkster


    Apr 6, 2000
    Wormtown, MA
    I have only played one Wal and it was a awesome bass, I played Zoomboy's blue one.
    Nice bass PJ
  8. PJR


    Jun 20, 2001
    N.E. PA
    Thanks Guys !!! :D

    This bass has me gushing !! (..and that's not an easy task )

    Very 'Foward' Tone.....I can't believe the 'Growl' I'm able to easily conjure up !

  9. Nick man

    Nick man

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay

  10. geshel


    Oct 2, 2001

    If it was a 6. . .and/or a Mach III. . .I'd be reaalllly jealous. As it is, just a little bit. :)

    Nice bass man.
  11. pmkelly

    pmkelly Supporting Member

    Nov 28, 2000
    Kansas City, MO
    very kick-A#@! I really like that....

    too many nice basses showing up around here, and I am getting jealous!

  12. Wow! Looks great! I LOVE Wals! :)
  13. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Nice wal. 3 more, and you'd have a full room!

    *rim shot*

    Thank you, I'm here all week! Try the veal.
  14. I hate you. No, really, i hate you
  15. xush


    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    I do believe I like it
  16. PJR


    Jun 20, 2001
    N.E. PA
    This truly is a custom pc.

    From what I'm told ...it's a Mach II body style, with a Mach III neck joint ( easier access to upper frets, rather than the 'block' neck joint of the typical mach II )

    Also......the Walnut facings seem a bit special .

    It plays like a dream ..... :)

    ...can't wait to take it to this weekends gigs !!! :D