show your 5 bangers

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by lull&smooth, Feb 28, 2005.

  1. lull&smooth


    Jun 21, 2004
    hey guys, ive been playin my two 4 string basses for 3 years and i was really thinking about getting a 5 stringer. Can you guys give me some good pictures and suggestions.

  2. Lorenzini


    Dec 31, 2004
    Los Angeles
    G&L Tribute L2500
  3. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    Pictures? Can do! As far as suggestions, what is your budget?

    Here are my three five stringers.

    Lakland D55-01



    Nordstrand SC5



    Zon Sonus Custom fretless


  4. lowphatbass

    lowphatbass ****

    Feb 25, 2005
    west coast
    When asking for advise on basses it's always good to give a price range and musical thing that remains constant though:
    Except for illness or financial strain, people sell basses becaust they: think they found something better
    the bass did not meet expectations
    their needs changed/bass not versatile enough
    are addicted to buying new gear

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  5. My new Stingray 5'er. Vintage and Modern tone in one awesome package. Very comfy too. Thanks Melvin7822!!! :bassist: :hyper:

    The other on was my old Peavey Cirrus 5 w/a Redwood top. This bass was absolutely fabulous. It played like a boutique bass, but at like half the price. I had to get rid of it cause the 35" scale was hurting my hand. Man, I wish I could've kept it

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  6. andysvec

    andysvec Supporting Member

    Aug 15, 2004
    I'm getting ready to take the six string plunge myself, so here's two of my 5ers that I have listed for trade on the 'for sale' forum.

    Zon Sonus 5/1
    1988 pre-gibson Tobias
  7. Cathead


    Dec 13, 2002
    Premier, WV
    I love the wide, wide neck in this Squier Protone. Picked it up for $175.00.[​IMG][/IMG]
  8. mike sancho

    mike sancho SANCH

    Feb 10, 2004
    Milwaukee, WI
    Here's one of mine. My Metro S5. It's a Killer bass!!!!

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  9. mike sancho

    mike sancho SANCH

    Feb 10, 2004
    Milwaukee, WI
    Here's my other one. Also very sweet machine!!!

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  10. Andy Brown

    Andy Brown Supporting Member

    Jul 23, 2004
    Rhode Island
    Founder: Wing Bass
    This one is on it's way this week...

  11. Juneau


    Jul 15, 2004
    Dallas, TX.

    Always a pleasure to show off :) hehe
  12. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    I dont have this anymore because i play a 4 only now.... but heres my Spector Q5 that i had
  13. JayAmel

    JayAmel Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2002
    Aurillac, France
    Warwick Rockbass Corvette...
  14. QORC


    Aug 22, 2003
    East Coast
    Traben kore 5 - brand new this week. My other is also fairly new - a Cort Josh Paul Signature 5.

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  15. BlacktotheBlind

    BlacktotheBlind Supporting Member

    May 5, 2004
  16. Tom Crofts

    Tom Crofts

    Mar 15, 2001
    My baby:

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  17. Eggman


    Dec 3, 2004
    Denver, Colorado
    Here ya go... The Lakland is for sale - by the way...

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  18. Eggman


    Dec 3, 2004
    Denver, Colorado
    An Elrick I just got in a trade...

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  19. Jean Baudin

    Jean Baudin

    Aug 27, 2003
    redwood city, ca
    Endorsing Artist: See Profile
    my first custom and my main bass for 8(?) years... made by philip ralph.