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Palatino VE-500 or NS Design WAV 4?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by ProDigit, Sep 12, 2008.


  1. ProDigit

    ProDigit

    Apr 12, 2005
    Miami USA
    I'm stuck between these 2 upright basses.
    For the looks I want to go for the NS Design one,
    but both the price, and delivery time of this bass is a bummer (deliverytime is about 3-4months) I saw.

    What do you guys think of the soundquality difference between the 2?

    Is it worth going for the VE-500, or should I wait for the WAV4?
    Thanks.
     
  2. Chazinroch

    Chazinroch

    Feb 2, 2003
    Ontario N.Y.
    Check the WAV4 thread in the double bass forum (electric upright Basses (EUB)) There is a Palatino thread as well . The WAV4 is head and shoulders above the VE500 in all aspects. If you can find a used one it's even a better deal. Used ones show up every so often. I got mine used for about $500. I love mine and now use it instead of my fretless. It was a pretty easy transition. You won't be sorry.
     
  3. Chef

    Chef Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    May 23, 2004
    Columbia MO
    Staff Reviewer; Bass Gear Magazine
    Shoot, I'd hit a WAV4 for $500 if I could find one...
     

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