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NPBD (New parts bass day) Fender

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by yamark, Dec 23, 2011.

  1. yamark


    Jun 6, 2009
    Lancaster, KY
    Fender MIM boby.
    HWY 1 P neck.
    Fender original pickups.
    Fender Flats

    Sounds phenomenal.

  2. yamark


    Jun 6, 2009
    Lancaster, KY
    Debating adding a bridge cover.
  3. Looks sweet! I'd go with the bridge cover too :)
  4. sloppy_phil


    Aug 21, 2011
    Toronto, ON, Canada
    Not actually named Phil
    do what I did; bridge cover and cream p'up cover. looks great. But that bass is quite the looker, too!
  5. Evil Undead

    Evil Undead

    Oct 31, 2009
    Sweet! I'd go with both ashtrays
  6. yamark


    Jun 6, 2009
    Lancaster, KY
    I'm not a huge fan of the covers over the pickups. They get in my way.
  7. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    Looks good!
  8. Zamega

    Zamega Supporting Member

    Oct 2, 2011
    I say DO IT!
  9. J. Crawford

    J. Crawford

    Feb 15, 2008

    Go with the bridge cover.
  10. Jwood

    Jwood Supporting Member

    Jan 20, 2011
    Richmond, Va
    Very cool looking bass. I agree with adding the bride cover.
  11. thats beautiful! and i also think you should add a bridge cover
  12. seedokebass


    Mar 21, 2009
    I'm going to vote against the ashtray... I think it's beautiful the way it is :)

    Did you piece it together yourself?
  13. Neener

    Neener Grumpy Old Dog

    Feb 25, 2007
    Mechanicsburg, PA

    For reference only:


    I have been thinking of trying a tort pickgaurd like yours. It looks good on white.
  14. where did you find a new set of old 9050s?
  15. Lowbrow

    Lowbrow Supporting Member

    Apr 22, 2008
    Pittsburgh PA!
    Looks terrific, well done.
  16. SteveC

    SteveC Moderator Staff Member

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    Not a fan of covers. Looks good as is. Love the look of a P bass, but I can't get the tone to work for me.
  17. John D

    John D Guest

    Dec 27, 2009
    One more for the bridge cover; pup cover, optional. Great job.
  18. JavierFarias


    Feb 9, 2011
    a question, what year is that MIM body? because I noticed that neck pocket on the new standar MIMs are a little bit narrower than the old standar MIMs
  19. John D

    John D Guest

    Dec 27, 2009
    Debate no more...tort, all the way.
  20. yamark


    Jun 6, 2009
    Lancaster, KY
    I have no idea what year it is. I di know that these fender flats are fantastic.

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