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my 5 yr old just picked out his new bass...

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by godoze, Feb 22, 2003.

  1. godoze


    Oct 21, 2002
    6 string spector peacock blue.

    this thing is bigger than him ! At this point he will not take "no" for an answer...

    I told him maybe if we could get a short scale version...:D
  2. Jebus christ.....
  3. godoze


    Oct 21, 2002
    yeah, and it's an american neck-thru...
  4. :eek:

    Kids :rolleyes:
  5. NoFret


    Feb 15, 2003
    East Sussex , UK
  6. I dont think i quite understand, did you get it or not?
  7. Dean_CustomJazz

    Dean_CustomJazz Guest

    Jan 23, 2002
    well at least he's good taste.
  8. SlavaF


    Jul 31, 2002
    Edmonton AB
    You're raising him well! Good job!:D
  9. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Get it for him! NOW!! :D
  10. Stachio

    Stachio Supporting Member

    Jan 29, 2002
    Whatever will keep him off the streets (and alternative stringed instruments) :D
  11. tim4003


    Apr 30, 2002
    Dawsonville , GA
    He'll thank you one day for breaking it in for him!!
  12. meh.
  13. godoze


    Oct 21, 2002
    as of 9pm tonight, right as he fell asleep and the Spector brochure fell out of his hands he demanded that I have the phone number to the shop were he saw the thing ready for him in the morning...He is going to call and order one.

    He wants an advance on his allowance...at $1 a week I told him he'd be 80 before he started getting allowance again at which point I'd be dead.

    This didn't affect his decision...

    now i just have to come across a short scale crazy blue bass to keep him quiet...

    Tho he was eyeing the Laklands also...
  14. here is a short-scale crazy blue bass....


  15. SlavaF


    Jul 31, 2002
    Edmonton AB

    well, not exactly a Spector neck thru 6er, but it'll do!
  16. Killdar


    Dec 16, 2002
    Portland Maine
    what IS that?
  17. I have major GAS for a custom pickup config of J/P/J on a Warmoth (if they do it :( ).

    I think Stu Hamm has something like that....
  18. "what IS that?"

    Why, its my very own 1980s scratch-built original, the "Bebb Mk.I" !!

    Maple, ebony, polyurethane piano finish, Schaller hardware, Bournes conductive plastic pots and three EMG pickups all came together to make that one...

    I played it for about a decade, & then sold it on ebay years ago - but I recently had it's direct descendant the "Bebb-II" built for me by a local custom shop - (its my avatar guitar...)

    (BTW, the same shop actually makes some custom guitars especially for kids - they made one for a six-year old recently...)
  19. godoze


    Oct 21, 2002
    for some reason, i think my son would go with a more traditional look...
  20. Killdar


    Dec 16, 2002
    Portland Maine
    dude...thats cool...