Post your favourite bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by ashevans, Jan 13, 2005.

  1. ashevans


    Dec 22, 2004
    Oxford, UK
    Interested to see what this will bring up. Post the best bass you've ever seen (or tried). :)

    My personal favourite below...

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  2. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Best bass ive tried/owned.. Musicman Sterling. :)


    I cant really judge basses i havent played. Ive seen SO many that i tihnk LOOk really nice, but so many times a bass has loooked nice and i didnt like the sound/playability..
  3. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
  4. Rezdog

    Rezdog Supporting Member

    Feb 17, 2004
    T.Rez, Canada
    Greetings from the North,

    Reverend Brad Houser 5. Hands down,my Fave! :bassist:

    Happy Times,
  5. frigo

    frigo burn in hell!

    Dec 8, 2003
    right now my wal mk1

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  6. But it's the best bass I've ever had, that's for sure! Lakland Skyline Darryl Jones that I rewired to include a series switch. This is a very nice bass, and now I want a DJ5 in blue to go with it....

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  7. The Hammer

    The Hammer

    Jul 13, 2004
    The mouradian CS-74 does it for me
  8. My Skjold fretless... it's the best looking bass I've ever seen in person!!

  9. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Interesting location of fret positioners.
  10. It has the standard side markers (larger dots on 3/5/7 etc. smaller dots on the rest. ) As for the front markers on the 2nd octave... at first I found it odd, but after playing it, you can see them better, and have a better perspective on them.

    I had an F bass that had the front markers on the 2nd octave over on the g string (as you would normally see). They were larger than the ones on this bass, but... these are easier to see because of their placement.
  11. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    I can definitely see the logic behind that. Cool.
  12. This hould ruffle a few feathers.

    My favorite bass. My single H Bongo 5.


  13. lyle

    lyle Guest

    Jan 10, 2004
    Vernon, B.C. Canada
  14. Josh Curry

    Josh Curry

    May 29, 2003
    Frisco, TX
    I just got this yesterday......

    Yet another excuse to post pics of it......


  15. Redhotbassist


    Oct 19, 2002
  16. LajoieT

    LajoieT I won't let your shadow be my shade...

    Oct 7, 2003
    Western Massachusetts

    I LOVE those things!!!!!!!!

    I don't think I could ever decide between my first decent bass (I treated her SO badly over the years):


    or my current player:

  17. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile