Seen on EBay....Sacrilege!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by lbanks, Jul 28, 2003.

  1. Nocturnal

    Nocturnal Abuser of Thunderbird Shaped Objects. Supporting Member

    Jul 31, 2002
    Chandler, Arizona
    I saw that auction also. Not a nice thing to do to a bass. :spit:
  2. Selecter


    Jun 30, 2003
    It's amazing that some scumbagg could do that to a Gibson.

    Hangin is to good. I vote to beat him down with the bass and find out iffn his head has amazing hardness. My bet is the head will win. :meh:
  3. megiddo


    Apr 5, 2003
    Houston, Texas

    Who thinks like that? Must have been a guitar player. Thank God it wasn't a Fender.
  4. doc540


    Jul 28, 2003
    Beaumont, Texas
    OMG!! It's the soughtafter GOURD BASS!!
  5. I just have two words for that: Holy crap!
  6. RicPlaya


    Apr 22, 2003
    The Mitten
    I think instead of using the term "customized" he should have used "butchered" that's horrible! The only way to justify that is if the body was ran over bay a car, and it's a fretless!
  7. Basho

    Basho Guest

    Is it just me, or would that muck up the balance something terrible?
  8. lbanks


    Jul 17, 2003
    Ennui, IN USA
    You know, I thought about doing something similar to my Ripper, but I don't take that stuff no more. JUST SAY WHOA!:oops:
  9. it's like the Grabber's evil twin...

    you couldn't even play that bass on your'd slip right down:meh:

    I kinda like it*blush*

    it's no Grabber though...:)
  10. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    Hey, the reserve is only $400!:rolleyes:
  11. It's bouzouki time........EVERYBODY, HOPA!!!

  12. McHack


    Jul 29, 2003
    Central Ohio!
    :eek: :eek: :spit: :spit:
  13. Of course, chopping up ANY whole bass like that should be punished by sticking thin guitar string under their nails, but...

    Nothing done to those Gibson's could improve their sound what?

  14. Planet Boulder

    Planet Boulder Hey, this is a private

    Nov 10, 2001
    6,482 feet above sea level
    I once had impure thoughts. Oh, and I pluck my ear hair.
    I think it looks beautiful and VERY practical!!

  15. sheepdog


    Feb 20, 2003
    Birmingham, AL
    customized? sort of like how I "customized" my car when I rear ended someone going 40 mph.
  16. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    i think it's ironically appropriate considering what gibson has done to a few very fine bass and bass amp companies. :meh:
  17. adrian garcia

    adrian garcia In Memoriam

    Apr 9, 2001
    las vegas. nevada
    Endorsing Artist: Nordy Basses, Schroeder Cabs, Gallien Krueger Amps
    can you say T_O_B_I_A_S ??
    hey , that Gibson was modeled to look like a quarter note- it's genious, i tell ya!
  18. lbanks


    Jul 17, 2003
    Ennui, IN USA
    Quarter-note, huh? Hmmm. Good arguement. What about the headstock?:meh: