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Let's see those UGLY basses!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by liveburning274, Oct 23, 2013.

  1. Garyth

    Garyth Now What ..?

    Sep 9, 2013
    Punta Gorda Florida
    thanks a lot. Now I want one .....
  2. Well you wont want one of these!!! LOL!





    Heavily relic'd hardware, never been cleaned, gigged with biweekly, thrown into the drum kit on a number of occasions...

    Yeah, it's ugly, and I've tried to make it that way!
  3. WoodyG3


    May 6, 2003
    Colorado, USA
    Okay, I'm sorry, but you guys have totally failed to provide wat has been asked for. No ugly basses so far. Well, okay, maybe the toilet seat bass... ;)
  4. Hell half the time I think its ugly
    half the time I think its awesome.
    A bass only the luthier could love?

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  5. Umm... I think that's kinda AWESOME!!!
  6. BooshBass


    Sep 2, 2013
    Chicago, IL
    Def got a good chuckle out of this one. Sounds/looks like something I would do in years past.
  7. OMG! I really laughed at this comment. So funny!!! Thanks for the laugh!
  8. Dig the bass.
    Unfortunately, stickers on instruments is like my biggest hate.
  9. Dbt25677


    Jun 9, 2013
    Is this a joke? I posted the same thread like 3 weeks ago and it got insta-locked.
  10. jbravo


    Jun 1, 2009
    South Dakota
    If a '92 fury was your first bass, you're WAY too young to be an "aging" hipster... :) Great bass though....
  11. jbravo


    Jun 1, 2009
    South Dakota
    OMG!! A bass close to my aging heart! ( or a bit lower...). :D
  12. speyer

    speyer Supporting Member

  13. St. Louis Scot

    St. Louis Scot

    Sep 16, 2013
    Austin, Tx
    Oh my. Oh... oh my.
  14. j.kernodle


    Nov 23, 2008
    South Carolina
    ha! I'm in the later half of my 30's now. the aging process has definitely begun.

    got that bass brand new when I was 15, did that crap to it when I was 16.
  15. j.kernodle


    Nov 23, 2008
    South Carolina
    that got me. woke the dog up laughing at that post. I'd rock it too.
  16. Rich McCoy

    Rich McCoy

    Apr 8, 2013
    Poor thing won't even leave the house...the poor thing. :(

    Even the other basses won't play with 'em.
  17. amimbari


    May 6, 2008
    Pittsburgh, PA
    I guess I am also a sucker for ugly. Here are 2 of the most horrible looking basses I ever owned. Unique absolutely yes, pretty?, no.
  18. My MIJ Yamaha BB300 that my buddy (TB member Hentor2112) gave me as a box of parts. He originally wanted to paint it, and didn't like how the paint came out, so he decided to give it to me.

    I put it together, then a few years later I added the bridge pickup from a MIM Jazz I believe, using a hole saw because I was too impatient to do it properly with a router. I'm sure when I added the pickup I wired it wrong, but I love the sound! A few years later I added a BadAss II bridge. Top of the ol' heap for me, this one.

  19. Sid Fang

    Sid Fang Reformed Fusion Player Supporting Member

    Jun 12, 2008
    One does not simply delete threads that have the MOTHMAN!
  20. hentor2112


    Jul 20, 2008
    Pacific NW
    Yes, twocargar made out on that transaction with the Yamaha BB300. If he dies first, I get that Yamaha back (aka The Beater Bass.) If I die first first, he gets my 1975 Rickenbacker 4001 (that was actually his at one time, after it was originally mine. I got a second chance with that bass!)

    Someone needs to ask twocargar about his Bank Robber acoustic guitar.

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