Oh god! GAS!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Thunderbird91, Feb 18, 2006.

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    that is the definition of sexy.
  2. Fine just imagine some inlays of something...
  3. If that's all you see, then you've got tunnel vision. That's a beauty, T-Bird!
  4. pingflood


    Feb 11, 2006
  5. One would think so. I would have a hard time getting around them, especially by the bridge, IMO.
  6. It would be sexier if it had block inlays and binding, but as it is, it's still pretty hot.

    My $0.02
  7. adept_inept


    Jan 9, 2006
    how much gas could one have at 14?

    i didn't even know basses could cost more than the 400 i payed for my ibanez 3 years ago.
  8. klocwerk


    May 19, 2005
    Somerville, MA
    ashtrays make me hurl.
  9. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    '62 Reissue?

    Sexy bass.

    Only one problem, it has a pickguard ;)
  10. west*coast*bass

    west*coast*bass Supporting Member

    Dec 6, 2003
    Agoura Hills, CA
    The burst is not my favorite finish - sometimes it works for me, sometimes it doesn't. I like it on a Sadowsky 5, but not on the Fenders...isn't that weird???

    Otherwise, that is a groovy old school bass. I am thinking about getting a 60's RI (not sunburst though...).
  11. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Endorsing Artist: Elixir® Strings

    It should be standard for all '62 Jazz basses to have no pickguard.

    900th Post!!!:hyper:

  12. SBassman


    Jun 8, 2003
    Northeast, US
    Yeah, Baby.
  13. SBassman


    Jun 8, 2003
    Northeast, US
    What do you guys mean?
  15. Chef

    Chef Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    May 23, 2004
    Columbia MO
    Staff Reviewer; Bass Gear Magazine
    I have a 62 MIJ RI, and it's a damn fine bass. The vintage electronics really sound big and smooth. The itsy bitsy vintage fretwire feels real nice too.
    Me, I love the 3 tone sunburst, and tort guard. The 60's version has more of a reddish tort than that one...

    Everyone knows tort is the best pickguard color:bag:
  16. Why do people judge me based on my age? Any one can have major gas at any age.

    I agree. We can hide together.:bag:
  17. Jazzin'

    Jazzin' ...Bluesin' and Funkin'

    It is sexy, but it's true, block inlays would make it sexier. I also dislike the sunburst which doesn't show the grain of the wood, the wood needs to be visible through the burst.
  18. Jazzin'

    Jazzin' ...Bluesin' and Funkin'

    Here's what I call sexy... if you keep the same "motif"
  19. Jazzin'

    Jazzin' ...Bluesin' and Funkin'

    And then there's THIS!!!!
    Too sexy:cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool: :eek::eek::eek::eek::eek::eek::eek: