My new JP bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Jazzmanescg, Sep 23, 2003.

  1. Jazzmanescg


    Apr 7, 2003
    Hi there.

    Just to say, I've just send my agree to this new JP.

    Top :


    Body: Gonçalo Alves top on alder body

    Neck: One piece wenge

    Fingerboard: bird's eye maple

    Pickups: JP

    Controls: E-Pro BTB-01

    Bridge: ABM

    Tuners: Hipshot ultralite

    Now, I hesitate between Two sort of knob :

    Bird's eyes or Concalo.......

    So U can just say what is u're favorite :p
  2. Matt R Miller

    Matt R Miller

    Apr 27, 2003
    get some dark knobs to contrast with the light top
  3. Jeffrey A-Bomb

    Jeffrey A-Bomb Drink Coffee & Destroy Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2000
    Silver Spring, MD
    Yeah, I agree about getting the dark knobs. Bass should be a beauty! :)
  4. Hman


    Jan 8, 2002
    San Francisco, CA
    Are you using chrome or black hardware? Go for the chrome hardware and get some of the chrome dome knobs like my Nordie;)

    JP Single it!:eek:
  5. Looks like your singlecut will be done around the same time as mine. Good stuff, that's a great piece for the top.

  6. Congrats Jazzman! this one gonna be sweet.
    Beautiful top, I cannot wait to see it finished!
  7. xush


    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    Looks like TB is keeping JP busy!
    can't wait to see what's next.
    That's going to be a great bass, Johann.
  8. Geoff! I looked at the specs for your JP.
    This hollowSC is gonna be gorgeous!!!!!!
    "Une Tuerie" as we say in french...
    Koa top and back are awesome...congrats!!!

    Yohann! Desole j'en profite pour congratuler les autres, aussi. Tu m'en veux pas, dis?!:D
  9. Jazzmanescg


    Apr 7, 2003
    Larry pas de soucis.

    Hman, I will get chrome hardware. First I was thinkin about sliver knobs...maybe U can post one pix of your beautiful knobs.

    Geoff, exactely, these two basses are in production in the same time...but I will see your fisrt, I live not far from JP, and I love to see all the models he make.

    Xush, sorry, I have not met JP in TB, but in a french forum ;)

    Looks like JP basses is a drug.....and very taste it one time, and you become addicted...

    Sorry for all JP players.....personnaly is the second for me....for jojobass, his seven strings headless will be his second two....fred has 3 JP basses.......oups.....I'm lost....
  10. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE
    thanks for taking the plunge to a new JP ;)

    Horace, glad you're liking the Plume SC5 so much !

    Geoff and Larry, Sure, the Plume SC6 fretless is gonna be :eek:


    Xush, me busy?? you kidding, I still manage to sleep 5 hours a night :D !!!

    Peace, JP
  11. :D

    Good to hear!

  12. Hman


    Jan 8, 2002
    San Francisco, CA
    Jazzman..check out the silver huh!:D

  13. Jazzmanescg


    Apr 7, 2003
    yeah baby !!!!!!

    I've just seen it on nordstrand web site... :p

    So, I have decided to take those konbs too :D.....

    beautiful :bassist:

    I can't wait any longer !!!!

    Hurry up JP :cool:
  14. Brian Barrett

    Brian Barrett

    Nov 25, 2001
    Murfreesboro, TN (Nashville)
    Dealer, Builder

    Thats going to be a Beautiful bass!
  15. Hman


    Jan 8, 2002
    San Francisco, CA
    Yeah...hurry up JP!!!:D
  16. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE
    I'll show those posts to my wife!! She's gonna tell you how much she wants me to spend long hours in my workshop!!!!!!!!


    Peace, JP
  17. pilotjones

    pilotjones Supporting Member

    Nov 8, 2001
    Those silver knobs look great! Very nice.

    Also, another possibility to go with chrome hardware and black pickups might be these (the one on the left):
  18. Jazzmanescg


    Apr 7, 2003

    great knobs too :p goo choice.

    JP, don't be so negative..... I will send a good present to your wife....a lot a macaron may be a good choice...

    :D :D

    The SC6 fretless hollow body will be fabulous !!!!

    and 7 strings headless too.....