Post Ken Smith pics please!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by sethlow3, Jun 26, 2004.

  1. sethlow3

    sethlow3 Supporting Member

    Jun 19, 2003
    Nashville, Tennessee
    I've got a Smith fix lately, and all the old Smith porn on TB have pics that no longer work on the new TB format. So please post everything from the most pieced neck-thrus to the simple two piece BSR bodies I GAS for the most.

    Thank you
  2. todd 4ta

    todd 4ta

    Apr 3, 2003
    This was my neck-thru BSR5GN until a few days ago....


  3. Wilbyman


    Sep 10, 2003
    Parkersburg, WV
    Here's my 1999 BSR-J4. I really like it. The wood combo is avidoire and walnut with a bubinga board. It's a really live sounding bass and the preamp is super flexible and useful. Definitely the best neck I've had the pleasure of, too. I think the Smith 4 necks are the shiznitz!

    However, Daryl Jones has this one (from lowdbass) which I would like to own...however, I prefer the new preamp to the old BT preamp.
  4. rick1906


    Jun 6, 2002
    Here's my Smith BSR5M autographed by Victor Wooten.
  5. smakbass

    smakbass Smakkin basses for 25 years..

    Aug 6, 2002
    Vancouver Canada
    Here's what I think is a better Ken Smith pic...
  6. Peter Parker

    Peter Parker Banned

    Jun 10, 2001
    Out of the several Smith's I've owned this one is the best and is probably the best overall bass I've owned as well.

  7. geshel


    Oct 2, 2001
    No longer owned:

  8. mike sancho

    mike sancho SANCH

    Feb 10, 2004
    Milwaukee, WI
    Here's my BSR5MW. I love this bass!
  9. sethlow3

    sethlow3 Supporting Member

    Jun 19, 2003
    Nashville, Tennessee

    Beautiful Smiths....
    Ahhh yes....
    Nice :)
  10. Ostinato

    Ostinato Guest

    Feb 7, 2005
    Toronto ON
    Thread revival bump.

  11. lefty007


    Jan 19, 2004
    Miami, FL
  12. Here is my Smith that I sold about 2 years ago, I regret it very much to this day.
  13. emjazz

    emjazz Supporting Member

    Feb 23, 2003
    Boston, MA
    I've not had the oportunity to play more than 1 or 2 Smith's but I'm interested in them because of their 34" scale lengths. Do you guys find the back pickup to be usable? It seems awefully close to the bridge to me.
  14. primus_55


    Dec 28, 2004
    WoAh! That thing is awesome!
  15. Fire-Starter

    Fire-Starter Supporting Member

    Aug 11, 2002
  16. Ostinato

    Ostinato Guest

    Feb 7, 2005
    Toronto ON
  17. Luis Fabara

    Luis Fabara

    Aug 13, 2000
    Ecuador (South America)
    Audio Pro - Ecuador
    that must be, a really expensive bass.
    The construction seems to be top notch... look at the quality of the fingerboard joint.. and body layers...
    Just awesome.

    How much?

    do you accept American express?
  18. QU!CK


    Apr 26, 2005
    Charlotte, NC

    You obviously haven't looked at the "typical" Smith price tag have you? ;)

    Awesome instruments but you definitely pay top $$$ for them.

  19. bassclef112

    bassclef112 Supporting Member

    Sep 2, 2003
    New York City, NY
    I had this BSR-EG for a few years and it was a great bass all around, but I found a '62 Jazz that totally blew me away so it had to go. Built like a Rolls Royce, impeccable craftsmanship.
  20. boogiebass


    Aug 16, 2000
    Now owned by TBer ElMon, in fact.