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Ok! What is it?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by joel406, May 2, 2015.

  1. joel406


    Dec 27, 2013
    IMG_0730.JPG IMG_0731.JPG IMG_0727.JPG IMG_0728.JPG Saw this at Sam Ash. Any ideas?
  2. scourgeofgod


    Aug 17, 2006
    Fender Rascal
  3. zontar


    Feb 19, 2014
    Never mind--it's the Rascal--that's why it looked sort of familiar
    (i edited my original post--because after I posted it I saw while I was typing scourge answered)
    Last edited: May 3, 2015
  4. Gorn


    Dec 15, 2011
    Queens, NY
    They sound great. If it was 4 inches longer, I would seriously consider buying one.
    JakeyBran and zontar like this.
  5. Brundlefly


    Apr 17, 2015
    Ah yes, the Fender Rascal.

    I like the 30" scale, and the Seymour Duncan lipsticks are sweet sounding, and the master volume is a push/pull, so when you're in the neck position, pull up the knob and you have the bridge pick up too! And with the neck/mid position, you have all three pickups on.

    I really dig it and I want to get one sooner than later, but it's on the wish list.

    It's MIM, and has a 9-1/2" radius and medium jumbo frets.

    It's got a cool look, and the only thing I would do is put on a black pearloid pick guard on it.
  6. Splods


    Oct 7, 2012
    Adelaide, SA
    I liked it, my only issue was that the neck sticks out as far as a 34 inch neck. This means the short scale doesn't do a lot, and you had to reposition your entire playing technique to accommodate for it. I would move my hand to play over the bridge pickup, but hit the bridge saddle instead. whoops.
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  7. stickynotes


    Jun 19, 2013
    It makes no sense where they put the bridge. Even the guy in the video mentions that it is in the way. A lot depends on how the guitar hangs on you as to how far you have to reach. I went down to Alembic and played a Stanley Clarke model one day. It was very neck heavy and I was reaching to play in F like it was a long scale.
  8. jd56hawk


    Sep 12, 2011
    The Garden State
    I'd buy it if you could adjust the truss rod without removing the neck!

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