Now We're A Family: PICS!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by sargebaker, Jan 17, 2005.


  1. sargebaker

    sargebaker Commercial User

    May 2, 2004
    Montreal QC CA
    owner/builder, ISLAND Instrument Mfg.
    Well Ladies and Gents I finally got pics of the new(ish)Spector and profitted of the camera acces to snap a family shot and a shot of the Aria.

    hrm, not impressed with the very open grain FB, my only complaint.
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    this shot shows the quilt real well, it depends on the lighting, sometimes it just looks black.
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    The Family! This pic best shows the ACTUAL colour of the Carvin.
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    added bonus:
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  2. Nice Carvin...looks pretty sharp.
     
  3. Timbo

    Timbo

    Jun 14, 2004
    That.. Is.. Freaking.. Gorgeous..
     
  4. Andre_gt7

    Andre_gt7

    Jan 4, 2005
    Atlanta - GA
    THAT CARVIN IS FLIPPIN AWESOME!
     
  5. sargebaker

    sargebaker Commercial User

    May 2, 2004
    Montreal QC CA
    owner/builder, ISLAND Instrument Mfg.
    thanks for the kind words all. Yes I love the Carvin dearly, I'm still astonished by the quality: price ratio, it's outstanding. I see u have some on your GAS list, if you can get past the sub-par / poor customer service I wouldn't think twice about getting one.

    I'm planning on having the board covered with Diamondkote (If I can find some?) or a polyeurethane in the near future.
     
  6. Nice! I'd buy my old Carvin back in a heartbeat... great basses at any price!!!
     
  7. MMiller28

    MMiller28 Supporting Member

    Apr 27, 2003
    Wisconsin
    i like the sticker on the cheapo :smug:
     
  8. sargebaker

    sargebaker Commercial User

    May 2, 2004
    Montreal QC CA
    owner/builder, ISLAND Instrument Mfg.
    It was the Gratest mod I ever made to that bass ;) you won't believe the tone since I added it there :smug: Makes me play like Phil Lesh
     
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