Need opinion on Wariwck thumb bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by 440Hz, May 30, 2005.

  1. 440Hz


    Nov 17, 2003
    I have the opportunity to by a Warick thumb bass bolt on with a warwick case for $750 next weekend. I have played it and it sounds incredible. Hardly a scratch on it either. Just thought I'd try and get an opinion for some TB'ers.

  2. i wouldnt exactly call it a steal at that price, but personally i really like thumb basses.
  3. About average price. I also loved my BO-4, but not 5's.
  4. 440Hz


    Nov 17, 2003
    I have seen them go on eBay for around that price. I really want to get a customized bass, particularly one with a fanned fretboard for ergonomics and frankly looks as well. Stew Mac may become my new favorite place for brewing up my own beauty.
  5. I had a 2003 B/O 4 and it sounded incredible. It KILLED my shoulder/upper back, so I sold it.

    I now have a 2005 MIA Jazz Deluxe and it comes close tone wise without the ergonomic problems.

    I really liked the Thumb's neck though...
  6. Lowtonejoe

    Lowtonejoe Supporting Member

    Jul 3, 2004
    Richland, WA
    If you liked the bass, GET IT!

    The price is very fair. Thumb's ROCK!


  7. Daywalker


    Apr 13, 2005
    Indeed, if you like it BUY IT! I love mine...