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NBD - First 5-String

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by scottrolf, May 19, 2017.


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  1. scottrolf

    scottrolf Supporting Member

    Jul 13, 2011
    Diamond Bar, CA
    Pretty excited about this.
    First 5-String on its way and am pretty sure I'm going to like it.
    Just wanted to share :)

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  2. BurnOut

    BurnOut It's The Billy Baloney Show Supporting Member

    Feb 1, 2015
    The Natti
    Very nice, Congratulations, Enjoy your cool new bass and extra low string.
    P.S. I dig that maple FB
     
  3. Gab124

    Gab124 The path is greater than the destination Supporting Member

    Dec 30, 2006
    Tulsa
    Very nice
     

  4. Ohhhh.....She's PRETTY!!!
     
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  5. DiabolusInMusic

    DiabolusInMusic Functionless Art is Merely Tolerated Vandalism Gold Supporting Member

    That is a pretty solid looking bass. Maybe one day you can work up to a real Fender instead of a cheap knock off.

    ;) :D :roflmao:
     
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  6. Wisebass

    Wisebass

    Jan 12, 2017
    Lost in Space
    ... of course you will :thumbsup: LOVE her!!! :bassist:

    more pics please as soon as you have her please please please......drooldrooldrooldrool

    may the bass be with you

    Wise(b)ass
     
  7. wvbass

    wvbass

    Mar 1, 2004
    Way to start small...

    ;)
     
  8. scottrolf

    scottrolf Supporting Member

    Jul 13, 2011
    Diamond Bar, CA
    I'm about to enter retirement and am rounding out my gear while I'm still working. So at this point in life it's all about "quality" in all aspects of life.
    And I've gotten kind of hooked on Sadowsky's too. They feel right to me.

    Thanks al for the positive feedback! l
     
  9. Dr. Cheese

    Dr. Cheese Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2004
    Metro St. Louis
    You certainly did not pick a scrub for your first five.
     
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  10. dave64o

    dave64o Talkbass Top 10 all time lowest talent/gear ratio! Gold Supporting Member

    Jun 15, 2000
    Southern NJ
    Beautiful!
     
  11. wvbass

    wvbass

    Mar 1, 2004
    Congratulations on a fine bass AND your upcoming retirement!
     
  12. C_Becker

    C_Becker

    Mar 30, 2017
    Germany
    Nice bass, and the B-string makes for a very comfortable thumb rest if nothing else :D
    Birds eye maple for the fretboard ?
     
  13. scottrolf

    scottrolf Supporting Member

    Jul 13, 2011
    Diamond Bar, CA
    Yes.
     
  14. scottrolf

    scottrolf Supporting Member

    Jul 13, 2011
    Diamond Bar, CA
    Thank you.
    It's been a long well-deserved time coming. This is part of what I worked for all those years.
     
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  15. nonohmic

    nonohmic Supporting Member

    Dec 13, 2005
    ABQ, NM.
    Lol from the title i was expecting some ibanez 305 or something.

    well played.
     
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  16. Wfrance3

    Wfrance3

    May 29, 2014
    Tulsa, OK
    Very nice looking bass. Enjoy!
     
  17. two fingers

    two fingers Opinionated blowhard. But not mad about it. Gold Supporting Member

    Feb 7, 2005
    Eastern NC USA
    It'll do in a pinch I spoze.

    ;)
     
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  18. jwilson67

    jwilson67

    Jun 2, 2015
    San Dimas, CA
    OK - totally Jelly here!
     
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  19. HeavyJazz

    HeavyJazz Supporting Member

    Jan 26, 2013
    Virginia
    HCs or Singles?
     
  20. fjbass78

    fjbass78

    Jun 21, 2007
    Indiana
    You don't mess around i see. Very nice! Play it in good health.
     
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