Stingray Lovers! What's Your Favorite Color Combo?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by rickreyn, Oct 17, 2001.

  1. rickreyn


    Jun 16, 2000
    Lutz, Florida
    While these basses are garden variety, you can get creative. What is or would be your dream Stingray look?
  2. Freakapotamus9

    Freakapotamus9 Guest

    Jun 20, 2001
    sparkle top ;) :rolleyes: :D

    that would be pretty cool you must admit. black or white pickguard.
  3. AlexK

    AlexK Guest

    Apr 10, 2001
    Natural finish, tortoise shell pickguard
  4. joel the bass player

    joel the bass player Supporting Member

    Nov 27, 2000
    Omaha, NE
    Mine is the translucent teal with a whit pearloid pickguard. The only color I might like better is the black sparkle with the matching headstock and a black pearloid pickguard. Can't wait for the day when I get a Stingray 5.

  5. Gman

    Gman Guest

    Jan 4, 2000
    Indianapolis, IN
    Transparent orange with white pearloid guard. Has to have the matching headstock though. Just wouldn't look right without it.

  6. that funky green finish is really cool, i've only seen a couple like that.
  7. hyperlitem

    hyperlitem Guest

    Jul 25, 2001
    Indianapolis, IN
    my new one. Pearl blue, matching headstock. maple neck, pearl white pickguard, perfection
  8. CaracasBass


    Jun 16, 2001
    Madrid, Spain
    Trasparent teal, maple fingerboard (matching headstock (m/h) optional), black pickguard.


    ligth gray (m/h), black pickguard and maple fretboard


    white (m/h) with black pickguard
  9. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    I want one like Gman's with a maple neck.
  10. RedGrange


    Jun 11, 2000
    Denver, CO
    Gman's got the idea

    2nd favorite would be trans gold, with red peroid pickgard... matching headstock... and Maple fretboard is always the way to go

    I would also have to throw in a vote for flat black, with soild red pickguard... only seen it once though
  11. neptune

    neptune Supporting Member

    Feb 2, 2001
    Favorite?....Mine, old school vintage sunburst, maple neck, tortoise shell pickguard. That orange is awful nice too though.
  12. rickreyn


    Jun 16, 2000
    Lutz, Florida
    ...but don't tell anybody. That would be with the maple neck and matching headstock. When push came to shove, however, I chose my old favorite: black with maple neck. I am sprucing it up a bit with a new tortoise shell pickguard soon. Bought it from among many at BassCentral.
  13. In no particular order...
    Vintage Sunburst

    always with a Tortoise shell pickguard.
  14. Hell'ya!!!

    I once was looking at a 5 fretless like that, WOW!
  15. notduane


    Nov 24, 2000
    I stumbled onto a couple purty (fretless :rolleyes: ) ones whilst surfin'...


    Huh. Those headstocks below look...familiar ;)


    mmm...Old Skrewel :D
  16. I love Fenders in natural with black...... I just can't stand them on MM's :(

    Pearl Blue with black sparkle Pickguard.. with matching headstock of course... at first I thought I'd hate it, but its grown on me.. Oh, and Maple fretboard :) Oh yes, sooooo purdy :)
  17. I like mine--88 blueburst with a custom gold pickguard from Jeannie's.
    I also like the new finish called "blue dawn". That is freaking rad!
    I also like the really bright white with matching headstock and tortoise pickguard.
    All four strings though--I'm not a big fan of the Ray 5 pickguard.
  18. fat-bottom

    fat-bottom Guest

    Apr 2, 2001
    Portland, Oregon
    Natural, maple board and clear guard. Nice & clean!
  19. Sir Psycho

    Sir Psycho Guest

    Mar 20, 2001
    My Stingray is a natural with black pickguard and maple fingerboard. I´ve been thinking about buying a tortoise shell pickguard on it...

    The best stingray color combination I can imagine about would be "blue big flake" finish with withe pearloid pickguard and maple fingerboard.
  20. Funkster

    Funkster Supporting Member

    Apr 6, 2000
    Wormtown, MA
    I like that Sparkle blueburst or the inca silver with blk gaurd! Mmmmmmm!