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NBD with photo!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Ghook, Dec 10, 2018.


  1. Ghook

    Ghook Supporting Member

    Sep 25, 2018
    Eastern US
    Ok, after reading someone else's post I had to get me a $54.95 ,.no tax, free shipping P style bass. If for no other reason then a modding project, curiosity, addiction to "the I can't believe it deals".

    So I made my list of GFS hardware and electronics and guess what?!. This bass works great. I was intonated and the action set at acceptable level "as is" . The only thing I will require is getting use to a really fat neck. Stuff like this blows me away.
    50 dollar P Bass.
     
  2. ejaggers

    ejaggers Supporting Member

    Aug 18, 2009
    Fort Worth, tx
    How much did you pay for that camera?..... Nice Bass, BTW. Have fun Modding.

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  3. JRA

    JRA my words = opinion Supporting Member

    ha! it's fun to get a bargain instrument which actually works (or can be made to work) the way you want! congratulations on your new instrument! :thumbsup:
     
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  4. Spidey2112

    Spidey2112

    Aug 3, 2016
    General Food Supply?
     
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  5. JIO

    JIO Gold Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jun 30, 2010
    Oceana (Pacifica) CA
    musician/artist/owner - Gildaxe
    Is the white guitar w/black pg a late 60's Ibanez?

    EDIT: I was in my local music store today and saw what it it - it's a (new/recent) Peavey slide-guitar (can't recall the model name) The one I saw was red but I recognized it from your pic.

    This is what I thought it was (somewhat similar shape) 1966 Ibanez, one of the last Hoshino Gakki electric guitars made at the Tama factory which were very rarely seen in the US.

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    Last edited: Dec 10, 2018
  6. MEKer

    MEKer Supporting member

    May 30, 2006
    I think it was $54.95 PLUS tax....LOL.
     
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  7. Ghook

    Ghook Supporting Member

    Sep 25, 2018
    Eastern US
    The camera is my Amazon Moto G Play lol. I did an extensive mod this morning ...a set of tape wound LaBellas and string height adjustment...didn't even need to intonate . I feel like I'm really suseptible to marketing hype after getting this. It sounds way better then my Hofner Travel Bass. So I have a $50 bass with $40 strings.
     
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  8. Ghook

    Ghook Supporting Member

    Sep 25, 2018
    Eastern US
    Yep ...a Peavy Power Slide....fun guitar !!
     
  9. Like buying a printer with all of the features only to find that the ink replacement cartridges costs more than the printer
     
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