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Picture of basses with all black hardware?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Juniorkimbrough, May 6, 2005.


  1. Juniorkimbrough

    Juniorkimbrough

    Mar 22, 2005
    Mississippi / Memphis, TN
    Endorsing Artist: Lakland Basses
    anyone have any?

    I'm looking to fix up the fretless SX bass I got a week or so ago and was thinking about putting all black hardware on it.

    Thanks!
     
  2. L-1329

    L-1329

    Aug 8, 2004
    Black hardware looks great! This one is a way different style than an SX but you wanted pics of black hardware... :cool:

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  3. Lockout

    Lockout

    Dec 24, 2002
    Illinois
    My Spector has all black hardware. Click here for pics.
     
  4. Check out Spector's product pages :

    http://www.spectorbass.com/NewFiles/basses.html

    The Euro series is especially useful as it shows very similar basses with both gold & black hardward. To my mind all-black hardware works best on mono-chormatic basses (i.e. those with little or no color) and especially well with ebony fingerboards. If the bass has got some color in it, I think all-black tends to look a bit flat, sort of loses a bit of life.

    By no means a global rule but do note that it tends to be cheaper basses that use black hardware.
     
  5. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    I have a couple. Nothing you will find on the market today though.

    This is my 'stealth' bass.:bag::ninja: Black strings, unlined board, black hardware, black body.
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    The glare on the bridge kind of messes up the effect on this one.
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  6. My Lightwave Sabre A
     

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  7. By-Tor

    By-Tor

    Apr 13, 2000
    Sacramento, CA

    I've played a few Warkicks and pretty much dig on them, but that Red Vampyre looks awesome.
     
  8. TimothyGroovy

    TimothyGroovy Supporting Member Commercial User

    Aug 3, 2000
    Hong Kong
    Owner: Uni••Sound
  9. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    California
    What is this bass? I've never seen one like this.

     
  10. my schecter omen 5

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  11. Probably the cheapest of the bunch here. Ibanez SR400

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  12. Dincrest

    Dincrest

    Sep 27, 2004
    New Jersey
    I believe that's his Brawley 6-string.