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Oteil's Fodera 6 String?!?!?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by jokerjkny, Feb 24, 2005.

  1. jokerjkny


    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PHL
    is this not the most gorgeous 6'er?

  2. It's just like the Fodera Matt garrison 5!!
    It looks like, I wish I could have the same....;)

  3. Who's he flippin' off????
  4. jokerjkny


    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PHL
    actually looks more like a 6 string Beez-Elite. :hyper:
  5. PhatBasstard

    PhatBasstard Spector Dissector Supporting Member

    Feb 3, 2002
    Las Vegas, NV.
    Are you sure that's his signature model? The one he's been pictured with in the magazines has a goofy headstock where the B is anchored up where the A normally is (3rd post, top side) with the E anchored at the first post and the A at the second.
  6. Cliff Bordwell

    Cliff Bordwell Commercial User

    Jan 6, 2004
    USA , Orlando , Florida
    Owner of CB BASSES
    Yes, yes it is!
  7. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Supporting Member

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    If you mean Fodera 6, maybe;)

    If you mean 6 in general...


    I can think of at least a couple I like more:D
  8. Zemaitis


    Jan 7, 2004
    New Paltz NY
    Thats definetly not his Fodera model if he even has one. I know that he's got a great looking Fodera 6 that has replaced his Modulus as his regular bass but its a regular double cutaway 6 with a natural flame maple top.
  9. Joelc73

    Joelc73 Supporting Member

    Nov 13, 2000
    New York
    That is not his personal bass. That is a used Beez-Elite that's been floating around for awhile. It ended up at the Fodera booth for the NAMM show.

    Oteil's Fodera is a Monarch six string with a Maple top and dual coils.
  10. Fodera specialist talked....
    No more to add for us!! :)

  11. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    Beautiful!!! Love the top!
  12. Doesn't he have a Roscoe 6 string?
  13. NJL


    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
    he may, but i haven't seen him play with one
  14. niomosy


    Nov 9, 2002
    I believe that's the Beez over at Bass Exchange.
  15. jokerjkny


    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PHL

    i know its not his Monarch, but merely referring to him playing it. ;)

    and cool Joel, thx for the info. i'll be sure to call up you guys in a few decades when my pension fund gets to my mail box. :help:

  16. Oops! My bad. I was thinking of another person. Not Oteil. :bag:
  17. NJL


    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
    it's OK, just don't do it again :D ;)
  18. temp5897

    temp5897 Guest

    That beez elite shape just REALLY works on some basses. Like that one...and mine! :D
  19. Joelc73

    Joelc73 Supporting Member

    Nov 13, 2000
    New York
    We will wait for your call, but with inflation the way it is, anything can happen.... we're also thinking about possibly taking first born children as a lay-a-way option in the future. ;)