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Story of Unknown Maker

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Doc Kurt, Feb 22, 2021 at 7:21 PM.


  1. Obese Chess

    Obese Chess Spicy Big Dad Supporting Member

    Sep 4, 2005
    Portland, OR
    The finish and wood choice steer me away from thinking Chinese/AliExpress/etc. I'd bet it's a homemade job.
     
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  2. Doc Kurt

    Doc Kurt

    Monday
    I played an hour and a half long KISS tribute band set with it.
     
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  3. Doc Kurt

    Doc Kurt

    Monday
    I will drop him an email. Thank you.
     
  4. Do not know about this bass, but am glad you are enjoying it and welcome to TalkBass.
     
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  5. Doc Kurt

    Doc Kurt

    Monday
    Jon said it is definitely not his. Thanks for referring me, I see one I like.
     
  6. Reedt2000

    Reedt2000 Supporting Member

    Apr 26, 2017
    Central New Jersey
    Yeah... TB will do that to ya :smug:
     
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  7. Doc Kurt

    Doc Kurt

    Monday
    I have two. The other is an unopened Paul Gray. My wife said I am done.
     
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  8. MordBass

    MordBass

    Nov 1, 2017
    Midwest
    Headstock looks to be a somewhat close match to a Yamaha TRB style.
     
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  9. It looks very well made for a budget build. The body looks like ash and the finish looks like polyurethane.
    I wish you could take some headstock shots so that we can see what style of truss rod type is used in the neck.

    It looks like a cool bass and i'll bet that it sounds great.
     
  10. Doc Kurt

    Doc Kurt

    Monday
     
  11. Doc Kurt

    Doc Kurt

    Monday
    Sadly, as interesting as it sounds, it is way out of my scope of practice.

    It sounds as good as it is heavy.
     
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