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?MIM?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by FungusHumungous, Jun 25, 2003.


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  1. quick thread.
    One question
    What does MIM(when concerning Fender basses)mean/stand for?

    Thanx

    glenn:bassist: :bassist:
     
  2. CrawlingEye

    CrawlingEye Member

    Mar 20, 2001
    Easton, Pennsylvania
    The country they're made in.
    MIM = Made In Mexico
    MIJ = Made In Japan
    MIA = Made In America
     
  3. awesome
    thanx
     
  4. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    California
  5. chris643

    chris643

    Jun 3, 2003
    USA
    as a newbie myself, i learned a lot from looking at the FAQs... for a simple question, try starting there...

    but as has already been stated, it means made in mexico
     
  6. geezer316

    geezer316

    Jan 26, 2003
    NEW HAVEN ,CT
    my personal meanings MIM=rubbish
    MIA=over-priced :cool:
    MIJ=dollar for $$,awesome.
    GET DOWN !!!....INCOMING !:eek:
     
  7. BoiNtC

    BoiNtC

    Nov 25, 2002
    NYC, USA
    MIM isn't rubbish, I've heard some quite sweet sounding MIMs, and used MIA's are a pretty good price I think. but thats just my opinion
     
  8. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    California
    Feh.
     
  9. Ben Mishler

    Ben Mishler

    Jan 22, 2003
    San Jose
    :rolleyes:
     
  10. tplyons

    tplyons

    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    MIA = American Fender = Sucks
    MIJ = Japanese Fender = Sucks
    MIM = Mexican Fender = Sucks

    I'm not much of a Fender fan. :bag:
     



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