New SX Model at Rondo...

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by patrickshofner, Dec 25, 2005.

  1. Any of you guys seen this over at Rondo? I dunno if is a new model, or an older one that they've received more stock of, but i think i might just have to pull the trigger on this baby! :D
  2. Sean Baumann

    Sean Baumann Supporting Member

    Apr 6, 2000
    Livin' in the USA

    LOL.. check out the heading:

    NEW!! Buy Customer Request!
  3. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Not the most literate webdesigner.... ive seen numerous things like that on the site, heh. That one may or may not be intentional though.
  4. i like the natural wood on it

  5. most of the description seems to be pasted from the other pj bass
  6. Bassconbeatz

    Bassconbeatz Way down low Supporting Member

    Feb 5, 2004
    Porter Ranch, CA
    How 'bout the weight! 7 lbs?
  7. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    So one of their ash jazes is 12 pounds , this one 7? hmm
  8. cheezewiz


    Mar 27, 2002
    If that bass is 7lbs, I'm about 130 lbs, and I AIN'T.
  9. +1

    I thought the EXACT same thing, hah.
  10. bassist4christ

    bassist4christ Banned

    May 26, 2005
    I like it I wonder if it comes with block inlays?
  11. steve21

    steve21 Banned

    That's not a four-bolt neck, either...
  12. Warwickluvr


    Dec 26, 2005
    Well, I dunno about this bass, but other SX basses are impressive, considering the price.

    Go for it. Then upgrade pups, bridge, etc, then you're good to go.
  13. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    The headstock looks a lot like a Hotwire...
  14. darkfish01


    Feb 11, 2005
    San Marcos, Tx
    I can't stand the look of that neck.
  15. rok51


    Sep 2, 2002
    Crawfordville, FL
    In case you haven't noticed, it's not your standard P-J. It has a Jazz body...not the Precision body that is on most P-Js.

  16. TheEmptyCell

    TheEmptyCell Bearded Dingwall Enthusiast

    Jul 16, 2005
    Syracuse, NY
    I'm not sure if I like the look of a PJ on a jazz body or not. Something about it seems so... wrong. Nonetheless, I love me some ash.
  17. Minger


    Mar 15, 2004
    Rochester, NY
    I love the look.

    Personally, I prefer the Jazz body anyways...
  18. sync00


    Nov 23, 2005
    I wish they had this without the pickguard and the metal plate.
  19. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather

    They did say it is a 4 bolt neck but not as shown in the pic.
  20. Planet Boulder

    Planet Boulder Hey, this is a private Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2001
    6,482 feet above sea level
    I once had impure thoughts. Oh, and I pluck my ear hair.
    I'd really like to see a Geddy Lee copy come along. I'd buy it in a heartbeat.