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NBD/NCD: Yamaha BB435 and MESA Subway Ultralight 1x12

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by foolforthecity, Apr 22, 2018.


  1. foolforthecity

    foolforthecity Supporting Member

    image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg Wow, this is a nice bass! I wanted to dabble in a five-string last week but my son had my only fiver in another town some distance away, so I started looking around for something in the $500-$750 range and I kept coming back to this 435. 9.8 lbs. Thin neck front to rear, less than 1.7" width at nut.

    The Mesa cab is beautiful in voicing and has a good solid thump. I'm not sure I'll need another but my OCD will probably force me to get a second cab fairly soon. I came across this one with cover in truly mint condition for $500 so I couldn't help myself.
     
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  2. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    Very nice choices on both. Congrats.
    FWIW, one plug & play gig we did as a Country band had a Walkabout that I used. An impressive little box indeed!
     
  3. imenator

    imenator

    Jul 24, 2017
    How do you like this bass so far? I am debating myself between this Fender Player P bass (MIM 2018) but this seems to be be more value for less money.
     
  4. foolforthecity

    foolforthecity Supporting Member

    Sorry for the late response, Imenator, I overlooked it... I love this bass! Front to rear, top to bottom. Mine has great build quality and I just love the feel. Can't speak to the Fender Player but I did have a Fender Am Dimension that I didn't care for in comparison. YMMV of course
     

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