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Spector Euro vs. Euro LX

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Tophe07, Mar 16, 2005.

  1. Tophe07


    Feb 26, 2005
    What is the difference between these. I was told that the LX is an upgraded version, but noticed that it costs $400 less. What is the deal with these two models?
  2. Panther


    Dec 9, 2004
    Nova Scotia
    "Chech" the Spector site
  3. Atshen


    Mar 13, 2003
    Grim Cold Québec
    The Euro's body is solid maple while the LX has an alder body with a maple top.
  4. Tophe07


    Feb 26, 2005
    So, I guess my question is more along the lines of: Is the "upgraded" LX really better than the more expensive Euro original?
  5. Atshen


    Mar 13, 2003
    Grim Cold Québec
    Not really. It's just that the price of figured maple recently went up substantially.

    Apart from body wood, both models are the same.
  6. hammer2748


    Feb 22, 2002
    Hartford, CT
    I've only had the opportunity to try a few off the rack at a few local stores and I'd take the Regular Euro any day over the LX. To my ears, they just sound better/fuller -- bigger tone window (both played through a Mesa Big Block w/ 6x10 cab I think it was??!). Just another point of view.