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MY NEW Q5!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by gruuv247, Sep 26, 2002.

  1. gruuv247

    gruuv247 Guest

    Sep 18, 2002
    Burlington, NC
    :p Decided to break down and get a new one boys and girls.(Looked for a used one for a long time but couldn't find what I wanted). It has a clearcoat finish with a Burled Maple top. It has EMG's but I'm having the dealer switch them out for Barts.:p

    Thanks for letting me Brag alittle, Check out the picture and tell me what you think,
  2. Basso Gruvitas

    Basso Gruvitas Supporting Member

    Jun 7, 2000
    Dallas/Ft. Worth TX
    That looks like one that was for sale at Gguitars. Is that your retailer?

    Barts is a wise choice, especially with the composite fingerboard.
  3. Brian Barrett

    Brian Barrett

    Nov 25, 2001
    Cane Ridge, TN (Nashville)
    Dealer LowEndBassShop.com, Builder LowEndBasses.com
    Looks great, congrats!
  4. Jeff in TX

    Jeff in TX Supporting Member

    Nov 1, 2000
    Lone Star State
    Beautiful! I really like Modulus basses.

  5. Lackey


    May 10, 2002
    Los Angeles
    WOW! That is killer! One curiousity tho,, it looks like it has 2 stacked pots,, is that a sweepable midrange ? If it is it's even better!
  6. Ryan L.

    Ryan L. Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2000
    West Fargo, ND
    Very nice. Congrats.:D
  7. Jason Carota

    Jason Carota Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 1, 2002
    Lowell, MA
    You just had to post a thread about a Q5, didn't you? :p I've been GAS'in for one for a while now. As of late, the urge has been very strong.

    Anyway, congrats on the new Q5. Enjoy.
  8. LM Bass

    LM Bass

    Jul 19, 2002
    Vancouver, BC

    I'm just using my first piece of maple burl to make a bass top. I sent my customer your picture, to give him an idea of how his will look. Fantastic bass!
  9. rickreyn


    Jun 16, 2000
    Lutz, Florida
    All my basses now are natural looking maple. Like the look. Good choice.
  10. Fuzzbass

    Fuzzbass P5 with overdrive Gold Supporting Member

    Wow... beautiful!
  11. gruuv247

    gruuv247 Guest

    Sep 18, 2002
    Burlington, NC
    Thanx very much, Can't wait till it arives.
  12. gfab333


    Mar 22, 2000
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    A classic and unique body top! It will sound great.
  13. Chuck M

    Chuck M Supporting Member

    May 2, 2000
    San Antonio, Texas
    Nice looking Q5.

    I recently got a Q5 with a quilt top and honeyburst finish. Yesterday my Q6 with a chechen top arrived. Must be a trend starting to develop!:)

    Both of my Q's have Bartolini PUs and 18 volt 3 band preamps. They play and sound wonderful.

  14. BlacksHole


    Mar 22, 2000
    Rockville, MD
    That's a great looking bass. With the Barts. it'll also sound fantastic.
  15. Nice Q5! I'm extremely jealous.:(
  16. DigMe


    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX
    That's an interesting burl top. Looks like it almost develops a flame right in the middle and then goes back to burl. Very unique.

    brad cook
  17. gruuv247

    gruuv247 Guest

    Sep 18, 2002
    Burlington, NC
    That is the same thing that turned me on about that particuler one. Do you think it's lighter or darker than the picture?:cool:

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