Kinal MM/J vs Lakland MM/J

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by JRBrown, Dec 6, 2004.

  1. JRBrown


    Jun 21, 2000
    North Carolina
    These two are close, almost too close :eyebrow: .

    - Think the Kinal sounds like the Lakland? (The front pup on the Kinal appears to be closer to the neck)

    - The Lakland is a "parts" bass. The Kinal is "handmade".

    - All other specs are about the same.

    - Your thoughts? Pros and Cons?


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  2. i would get the kimal.
  3. Dr. Cheese

    Dr. Cheese Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2004
    Metro St. Louis
    i just took a peek at Kinal website, and if that MM/J Kinal sounds anything close to a 55-94, get the Kinal. The Kinal five is $800-1,000 cheaper than the Lakland. The Kinal is also very sweet looking.
  4. theyre both gorgeous. thats all i got.
  5. LM Bass

    LM Bass

    Jul 19, 2002
    Vancouver, BC
    I think both are great.
    But, I know Mike personally, and he really puts his heart and soul into his work. I like his Jazz-style body shape a little better, though.
    I'd go Kinal!
  6. Tumbao


    Nov 10, 2001
    Gzzz! Is this Thread a joke?

    Seriously, get the best for you. I'd buy the Kinal.
  7. Kinal!
  8. I always wanted a kinal JJ suburst.