Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Senor SQUID, Sep 1, 2004.

  1. Senor SQUID

    Senor SQUID Guest

    Jan 11, 2004
    ROSCOE LG 3005 W/ DEMETER PREAMP. This is my first Roscoe. The preamp itself has been known to work best in Roscoe basses This should give Roscoe fans a nice alternative to the Bartolini and Aguilar preamps. Overall, this bass sound and plays amazing with a great tone for slap as well as fingerstyle. Just ask GARD he said it is the best plaing and sounding ROSCOE that he has ever heard.
  2. JOME77

    JOME77 Supporting Member

    Aug 18, 2002
    Congrats! Great looking bass! :hyper:
    I don't see a mini-toggle switch. Do you have the mid switch incorporated into the push/pull pot? I could never locate a 100K push/pull pot.
  3. BassFiddle63


    Oct 4, 2002
    Congrats! That's a unique looking Roscoe you have there...a little different than the normal figured tops. Looks very nice! Roscoe's are great basses.
  4. dragonbass

    dragonbass Commercial User

    Feb 17, 2003
    Owner/Builder of LoPrinzi Basses.........................................EX-Sadowsky Guitars Builder

    Hey....very nice bass to add to the collection.
    How's it sound/play?

    Did you ever get the Lakland from Zat?

  5. WoodyG3


    May 6, 2003
    Colorado, USA
    Nice wood on that body!
  6. Senor SQUID

    Senor SQUID Guest

    Jan 11, 2004
    Swamp Ash body & Demeter Preamp
  7. stubbs


    Jun 30, 2004
    Very nice! Congrats man
  8. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    I like it, Joey. Very nice!:cool:
  9. Senor SQUID

    Senor SQUID Guest

    Jan 11, 2004
    I LOVE THIS BASS!! And my MTD of course!
  10. pistoleroace


    Sep 13, 2002
    But... you are selling it?
  11. JOME77

    JOME77 Supporting Member

    Aug 18, 2002
    Did Keith install the Demeter with a push/pull pot or just without the Mid switching function? If it's without the Mid switch control, how much are you able to vary the Mid freq's on your bass? The Roscoe SKB-3006 I just purchased has a Demeter (installed by Keith) and it uses the DPDT mini-sw to change the Mid center freq. I'm asking these questions because I'm selling a stock Demeter pre to a friend to replace the Bart system in his Roscoe.
  12. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    SWEET!!! Love those Demeter pre's!!!
  13. spiritbass

    spiritbass Supporting Member

    Jun 9, 2004
    Ashland, MO
    Simple swamp ash lookin' sweet. Congrats! Looking forward to a Roscoe experience one day myself. From the descriptions, the tone is right up my alley. Do these balance well in a sitting position? Ken
  14. JOME77

    JOME77 Supporting Member

    Aug 18, 2002
    I've currently have a SKB-3005 and 3006 and have no neck tilt problems at all. I've also owned 2 LG-3005's and they balance very well also.