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Squire VM 77

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Rickenmonster, Jan 25, 2014.


  1. Just ordered this. Going to put in some DiMarzio Model Js I have lying about with 500k pots. Also, it gets the Badass II from the Ric. Ric gets the Hipshot. A set of strings,clean up the fret ends some and I think it'll be a good little bass. ImageUploadedByTalkBass1390706613.907276.
     
  2. audioglenn

    audioglenn

    Jul 14, 2012
    Pennsylvania
    Lucky you! Great looking bass!
     
  3. Remus_Redbone

    Remus_Redbone

    Dec 27, 2010
    Western AR
    If it's like the one I have, they made one aspect way too authentic. Mine weighs about 14 lbs. I took the neck off and put it on a MIM P body. I took the remains and put a MM fretless neck on it. I use if for recording only, since it's a health hazard when hanging over my shoulder on a strap....
     
  4. I have more than 14 lbs of gear strapped to my shoulders all day long. Shouldn't be a problem.
     
  5. Electrophonic

    Electrophonic

    Aug 11, 2010
    It is a sweet bass out of the box. Those upgrades are not a must - unless that is what you prefer. It is a good bass in stock condition.
     
  6. handofseven

    handofseven Soaking up the cathode rays... Supporting Member

    Mar 23, 2010
    Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Sweet! I had the black model. Fantastic sound, stock. I probably regret selling it, just a little bit... :D
     
  7. RyanJD

    RyanJD Supporting Member

    Apr 19, 2011
    Iowa
    *Squier

    Looks great!
    I had a VM J bass at one point. I really liked it.
     
  8. Agreed. I do have this extra hardware lying about so It will go in the new bass. I will also sand and oil the neck. Did that with my other Jazz neck and it is less "sticky".
     

  9. Oops! Yes. Squier.