Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Coutts_is_god, Jan 1, 2004.

  1. Coutts_is_god

    Coutts_is_god Guest

    Dec 29, 2003
    Windsor, Ont, Canada
    What do you guys think of squire?
    Should I buy one for my next bass?
  2. No such thing as a Squire.
  3. Visirale


    Mar 23, 2003
    What do you have now?

    Unless you have some home made bass made out of a milk carton and some rubber bands, it'd be more logical to save up for something a little higher end... a MIM fender or something at least.
  4. The 0x

    The 0x

    Aug 24, 2003
    Timonium, MD
    +1. If you get a MIM fender, it will be higher quality, and will have a much higher resale value.

    But try before you buy! As with most things, you will find dud Fenders!
  5. christle

    christle Supporting Member

    Jan 26, 2002
    Winnipeg, MB
    What he said. If you are stuck on Squier then look for the ones made in Indonesia (P-Bass Special). They tend to be better quality than the Chinese ones.

  6. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Definitely dont buy another Squier. And it puzzles me how even people who OWN a Squier, spell it Squire. Dont you ever look at the headstock?
  7. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    If you watch the used market, you can nab a gently used Mexican Precision for the cost of a new Squier.
  8. Coutts_is_god

    Coutts_is_god Guest

    Dec 29, 2003
    Windsor, Ont, Canada
    Is the used market like the pawnshop or something else?

    That was a real n00b question
  9. BoiNtC


    Nov 25, 2002
    NYC, USA
    there's a for sale section here with lots of used stuff at pretty good prices (mostly). www.bassnw.com has a used section, www.basscentral.com , www.basspalace.com too, your local sam ash and/or guitar center should have some used stuff as well as many other music stores.