Post some unlined fretless'

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Osama_Spears, Aug 24, 2003.

  1. Post 'em...I guess....or whatever:rolleyes:

  2. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE


    an early 4 string satine bass:

    Peace, JP
  3. Damn JP...your basses are so freaking sweet...I love the first one especially :) keep up the good work man!
  4. Skerik1


    Sep 21, 2002
    Saint Paul, MN
    It doesn't even exist yet tho...It's just a few blocks of wood laying around Darrin Huff's shop right now!


  5. FretNoMore

    FretNoMore * Cooking with GAS *

    Jan 25, 2002
    The frozen north
  6. Jazz Ad

    Jazz Ad Mi la ré sol Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    My fretless Bolaers custom.
  7. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile


    Brian's Chambered Single Cut Benavente :cool:

    I'll try to remember to bump this thread back up in Jan. when I get my Fretless 51 :bassist:
  8. I love how the warwick unlined fretless me it just looks right :D
  9. Jazz Ad

    Jazz Ad Mi la ré sol Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    THis one kills me everytime !
    Is there a real sonic difference between rubber and regular strings ?
  10. notduane


    Nov 24, 2000
    nahhh, not really. I got it to impress chicks

  11. Killdar


    Dec 16, 2002
    Portland Maine
    ok, so it's not mine, but I'm playing it!

  12. boogiebass


    Aug 16, 2000
    Three from my stable: A 1978 Fender Precision, a late nineties Roscoe SKB-3006 and a 2001 Fodera Monarch 6.

  13. xush


    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL


    These were at the Summit, and I never got to play the new one!! :bawl:
  14. Bassmanbob

    Bassmanbob Supporting Member


    My next bass will be an unlined fretless 5 or 6 string bass. I have a Roscoe SKB-3006 and love it. How does your Fodera compare to the Roscoe?

    I've always been impressed with the Foderas, but during a recent trip to a music store with a number of both (all fretted), I noticed that the B strings on the Foderas were a bit floppy. Not as much as I've seen on other basses, but floppy none-the-less.

    Comments??? And of course from others who have had experience with both.

    Disclaimer: I know that Foderas are great basses. That being said, some Fodera owners can be a bit protective of anything said about them. I'm just looking for some objectivity. Thank you in advance.
  15. My old F-Bass Fretless 4, pre-BNF4 (made in 1985), now in the Bunnybass museum.:cool:

  16. fourstringdrums

    fourstringdrums Decidedly Indecisive Supporting Member

    Oct 20, 2002
    San Antonio
    I just got this one off Ebay. It hasn't arrived yet so I don't have any real good pics yet. Probably the cheapest one on here, but not bad :)

    Cort Artisan B4FL