Stingrays -Best Color Combo

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Ampig, Jan 6, 2006.

  1. Ampig

    Ampig Supporting Member

    I'm looking at buying an SR4 H/S soon and am trying to decide on the color scheme. Please feel free to post some pics (dual pickup and matching headstocks appreciated).
  2. I look to have a mnusicman this year also...

    I love Black with tort. I also love black cherry burst with black.

    honestly, I dont dig the matching headstock on either of thos color combos
  3. Sorry, no dual pickups, but I love my Trans Orange, matching headstock, Maple 'board, and White Pearloid 'guard scheme. If you're going for a Rosewood board, I think the Honey Burst, matching headstock, and Tort 'guard would look great.


  4. cheezewiz


    Mar 27, 2002
    My favorite stingray combos are:

    The limited edition buttercreme with tortiseshell is stunning
    Vintage burst with tortiseshell
    Trans Orange with white moto
    black with black
  5. bob04


    Aug 5, 2005
    Stourbridge, U.K.
    black on black with maple fingerboard, a great combo on any bass
  6. toad


    Jun 26, 2002
    but sexy to me.

  7. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    pacific blue burst/black/maple or rosewood

    also white and tort is great

    also black cherry burst and black
  8. TheNico


    Dec 29, 2005
    Mulberry, IN
    this is just a tad off topic, but...

    Why do the MM5s have a different pick guard? I really want an MM5 but I really hate the looks of how they do the guard on them. Why can't it just be the same oval guard with the chrome plate under the knobs like the 4's have?

    Note, this probably will not hinder me in buying a MM5 when I get down to actually buying one...

    To keep on topic, I am a fan of the natural ones, or the really odd colored ones myself. I love the peach colored one that Tony plays on the Growing Up concert...
  9. Ray-man

    Ray-man Guest

    Sep 10, 2005
    I'm kind of partial to the one I have now:

    Honeyburst w/ Maple fretboard, tort pickguard

  10. *waits for "that one guy" to post his lava/tort SR5*
  11. stretch80


    Jan 31, 2005
    trans orange with tort guard (and rosewood board)
    I'll have to take a picture to post..
  12. Honey Burst is probably my second fave finish behind Trans Orange. Nice!
  13. tbone0813

    tbone0813 The faithless say farewell when the road darkens.

    Aug 6, 2005
    Grand Prairie, TX.
    I played a Stingray with the double pups this morning at GC with this color scheme. Gorgeous I tell ya Gorgeous.
  14. i'm partial to this one, at my local MM dealer:


    incidentally, they also have a few limited edition SRs there, in envy green (nice), radiance red (meh), and buttercream (lovely). i'm a fan of matching headstocks, but the black headstock on the radiance red one was nice.

  15. TrooperFarva


    Nov 25, 2004
    New City, NY
    I don't know what thats about, because I've seen the same configuration stingray in 2 different Guitar Centers now, one in California and the other in New Jersey. They must be churning out the gray HH stingrays like theres no tomorrow. In both instances, both were the only HH stringrays in the store.
  16. wildsponge


    Oct 21, 2004
    Novato, CA
    I really dig the honeyburst with the maple board and normal or matching hs. White or clear pg looks sav as well. Here's mine

  17. zipflint


    Sep 25, 2005
    Spartanburg, SC
    Anybody got a light blue or torquoise body with maybe a whilte pickguard? And any sort of light-colored wood for the fingerboard?
    That's what I'd want.