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SSD nostalgia

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by barroso, Jun 24, 2002.

  1. Keep the 3 tone sunburst MIA Fender Stratocaster

    0 vote(s)
  2. Welcome back Mr. SSD NS5CR

    16 vote(s)
  1. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    Yes, my old SSD NS5Cr is again in a shop near where i live. it's on sale for 600$. it's in excellent condition, black cherry. it was mine then i sold it but always wanted it back. now it's available again but i have no money. so if i want it back i have to scarifice my 3 tone sunburst Fender Stratocaster MIA. yes it's a guitar against a bass, but i play and love both instruments. what i have to do?!?! keep the Stratocaster or sacrifice the Stratocaster for the SSD?

    p.s. SSD is the old Spector brandname and this model after all is a Czech Spector. and you know that Czechtor are killer, heavy and violent basses!
  2. RAM


    May 10, 2000
    Chicago, IL
    Heavy, killer, and violent, whereas Strats are a dime a dozen.

    You loved that bass. Go find your love:D
  3. BassMan2000


    Sep 27, 2000
    Get ur spector back!!!!! :D
  4. steve-o

    steve-o Guest

    Apr 17, 2002
    unless you already have one bass.
    and that is your only guitar.

  5. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
  6. Suburban


    Jan 15, 2001
    lower mid Sweden
    Buy it back!!!!
  7. BassMann2112


    Jun 21, 2002
    Where did you say you live? If you won't get it back I would love to have it. Your silly if you don't go out and get it back.
  8. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    mmhh... at the moment i am thinking of a comeback. i'll trade my MIA Strato and then i'll build a guitar together with my friend a guitar similar to this one:


    tomorrow morning i'll go to the shop and we'll see what will happen...
  9. Oysterman


    Mar 30, 2000
    My GOD that is a beautiful guitar!
  10. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    yes that is an impressive guitar. a RASH totally handmade by a friend of mine who's luthier.
  11. HeavyDuty

    HeavyDuty Supporting Curmudgeon Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Jun 26, 2000
    Suburban Chicago, IL
    It's only a Strat - trade it off!
  12. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    It's been a couple of days. What did you end up doing?
  13. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    Ciao Nino

    i decided to trade the Strato for the spector. but i am working and studying like a mile and i have no time to reach the shop. i plan to go there saturday morning and do the trade. i'll let you informed. in the meantime i quite finished the website for the top notch italian builder Rash guitars. check the website at www.rashguitars.it and let me know what do you think of it...
  14. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    ok so i went to the shop, the SSD is still there and it's a beauty. i played it and remembered how good it is. but there is a problem. the shop does not accept trade ins. this because the bass is in the shop but it's not property of the shop, it's owned by a client. so i have to pay cash for it. i am not able to have that money in these days, but the spector virus hits me back. so tomorrow morning i'll go and try to sell the strato where i bought. with the money i intend to go to that shop and buy back tha Spector. the Black cherry color is wonderful!!!
  15. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    and if you want all the truth, i have seen a 4 string ibanez ATK first serie on sale for 250$ in great condition. sunburst....mmhh GAS never ENDS!!!

    someone please. help me!!!
  16. You are making the wise choice!
  17. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    OK, the 1st thing you need to do is have good credit, 2nd, BUY, BUY, BUY!!!!!!!!:p
  18. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Spector in Black cherry vs. ATK? I'm not seeing the dilemma here?

  19. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    the problem is that is not Spector Vs. ATK is that i want them both!!!:D
  20. First things first, sell the Strat and get the Spector. That gives you back your Spector!! Then you can still have GAS for the ATK!!!! And lastly - you'll still have your friend build you your Rash guitar!!!

    Dude - you can't lose!:D :D

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