show GOLDEN basses here...

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by emielow, Aug 4, 2005.

  1. emielow


    Jan 18, 2004
    i'm thinking about building a jazzbass, and paint it gold...

    post here some pics of golden (jazz) basses if you have

    some examples..




    if you have some pics of jazz basses, please post...
  2. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Endorsing Artist: Elixir® Strings
    Hm...Couldn't tell ya like gold instruments.
  3. TheEmptyCell

    TheEmptyCell Bearded Dingwall Enthusiast

    Jul 16, 2005
    Syracuse, NY
    The first bass posted, the Jazz, is extremely cool without being tacky. The rest are tacky though. If it's gonna be that shiny, IMO it should be chrome!
  4. strummer


    Jul 27, 2005
    Don't forget jools, big ones, for knobs ;)

    Seriously, if they'd do a limited run Bongo 5 HH in gold flake, I'd buy it.
  5. Whafrodamus


    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA

    I love gooooollllddddd...
  6. JPJ


    Apr 21, 2001
    Chicago, IL
    I really dug this Lull M4V and will probably end up with one just like it at some point. :)
  7. My '91 PRS CU24

    wait, thats not a BASS :eek:

  8. Kelly Coyle

    Kelly Coyle Supporting Member

    Nov 16, 2004
    Mankato, MN
  9. Templar

    Templar Supporting Member

    Not a jazz, but really, really gold...

  10. beat me ! :D
  11. Philbiker

    Philbiker Pat's the best!

    Dec 28, 2000
    Northern Virginia, USA
    Click the link in my sig for some pics of a couple really nice gold basses.
  12. bassclef112

    bassclef112 Supporting Member

    Sep 2, 2003
    New York City, NY
    This was the goldest I could find..... :D

  13. emielow


    Jan 18, 2004
    f*ck! the last one is cool!

    can you do the painting by yourself? is this special paint, or something completely different?
  14. btw the Ritter is not painted gold!

    It's 24 Karat Gold!
  15. pilotjones

    pilotjones Supporting Member

    Nov 8, 2001
  16. bassclef112

    bassclef112 Supporting Member

    Sep 2, 2003
    New York City, NY
    Thanks, but I'm afraid you'll have to buy a G&L. This is an optional color from the factory (they also do silver, red and blue flake like this BTW).

    Here's the matching headstock:
  17. emielow


    Jan 18, 2004
    really really cool..

    is this colour still available? i want to build a jazzbass, with a musicmanhumbucker in it, in this colour... haha