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my new Modulus Vintage Jazz

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by plasson, Sep 1, 2005.


  1. plasson

    plasson

    Mar 21, 2005
    yes it is, just arrived from the shop.

    AMAZING...

    bad pics, I know... daylight will work well...

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  2. 6-3-2

    6-3-2

    Sep 20, 2003
    Congratulations, but those links don't work.
     
  3. plasson

    plasson

    Mar 21, 2005
    Uhm, strange... they work for me...
    Maybe you should save image as...
     
  4. CaptainWally

    CaptainWally Supporting Member

    Oct 21, 2000
    Sandy Eggo, CA
    Wow - black on black.

    I'd like to own a VJ again.

    Is it passive?
     
  5. plasson

    plasson

    Mar 21, 2005
    Active Aguilar OBP-1 Preamp with Bartolini pickups. ;)
     
  6. boogiebass

    boogiebass

    Aug 16, 2000
    Beautiful! I like it a lot. Congrats! :D
     
  7. sargebaker

    sargebaker Commercial User

    May 2, 2004
    Montreal QC CA
    owner/builder, ISLAND Instrument Mfg.
    I like the classics made modern ;)

    Yummy!
     
  8. spc

    spc

    Apr 10, 2004
    South of Boston
    Congrats!
    Pics didn't work for me, but I played a BLACK ON BLACK mODULUS VJ TONIGHT!
    bARTS, PREAMP...OOps, sorry about the caps...
    Anyway, it was an amazing instrument, played perfectly...
    Beautiful, too.
     
  9. rockstarbassist

    rockstarbassist Banned

    Apr 30, 2002
    The Woodlands, TX
    Endorsing Artist: HCAF
    That's pretty sweet...
    My next bass is going to be a Moddy VJ with a creme/tort or blue/tort finish. Niz-ice!!
     
  10. CaptainWally

    CaptainWally Supporting Member

    Oct 21, 2000
    Sandy Eggo, CA
    Ooooooooooooooooooooh, man.

    Nice!

    :hyper: :hyper: :hyper:
     
  11. Here, does this help?

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  12. HMZ

    HMZ Supporting Member

    Dec 21, 2003
    USA-Mineola
    Beautiful bass. I have a Modulus flea bass that I love and I think my next bass is going to be a Modulus VJ.
     
  13. Alla

    Alla

    Sep 25, 2000
    Italy
    Ice Man ... pure quì?!?
    Ah ma allora è una persecuzione!!
    Congrats for the new bass!!!
    ;)
     
  14. Vox Populi

    Vox Populi Reggae Loving Honkey

    Jan 27, 2004
    Poulsbo, WA
    I was watching my Pearl Jam Live at the Garden DVD today and thinking about how sweet these VJs are. Nice purchase.
     
  15. pickles

    pickles Supporting Member

    Mar 23, 2000
    Ventura, CA
    I went to a high end bass shop a while back and played everything in the store (spector, zon, lakland, others ... ). The two standouts were an MTD 535 and a Modulus VJ. Those are GREAT basses.
     
  16. plasson

    plasson

    Mar 21, 2005
    :D

    Thanks for the photos kate.
     
  17. wooooow.... beautifuuuuuullllll!!! :hyper: :bassist:
    I love that black on black! How does it sound?
     
  18. Oh yea. Forgot to tell you... nice bass!
     
  19. plasson

    plasson

    Mar 21, 2005
    It sounds MODERN, and bright, and clear, and aggressive, and EXTREMELY punchy.
    It has a particular voice... hate it or love it...

    Graphite neck
    Composite fingerboard
    Alder body
    Aguilar OBP-1 active preamp 18volts
    Bartolini pickups
    Gotoh tuners
    D-Tuner
     
  20. lyle

    lyle Guest

    Jan 10, 2004
    Vernon, B.C. Canada