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TBer's Bass you'd most like to spend the week with

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by malthumb, Jun 9, 2003.


  1. One of JT's Conklins

    31 vote(s)
    26.7%
  2. One of Nino's Sadowskys

    31 vote(s)
    26.7%
  3. One of Dave Grossman's Hanewinckels

    9 vote(s)
    7.8%
  4. One of Geshel's Hanewinckels

    11 vote(s)
    9.5%
  5. One of Brad Johnson's Brubakers

    10 vote(s)
    8.6%
  6. One of Jared's Foderas

    21 vote(s)
    18.1%
  7. One of Malthumb's Alembics

    11 vote(s)
    9.5%
  8. RAM's Jerzy Drozd

    10 vote(s)
    8.6%
  9. Fuzzbass's MTD 535

    10 vote(s)
    8.6%
  10. Mike Dimin's MTD 435

    6 vote(s)
    5.2%
  11. Alembicbones' Alembic Europa/Series I

    4 vote(s)
    3.4%
  12. Whappo Grande's Ritter

    11 vote(s)
    9.5%
  13. Whappo Grande's Roscoe

    4 vote(s)
    3.4%
  14. JRBrown's Ken Smith

    3 vote(s)
    2.6%
  15. Notduane's Siamese Twins

    7 vote(s)
    6.0%
  16. Jeff Rader's Spalted Sadowsky

    18 vote(s)
    15.5%
  17. Jeff Rader's Lightwave Zon

    8 vote(s)
    6.9%
  18. Boogiebass' Fodera 6 string

    5 vote(s)
    4.3%
  19. Speddling's Benavente

    12 vote(s)
    10.3%
  20. Other

    29 vote(s)
    25.0%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. malthumb

    malthumb

    Mar 25, 2001
    The Motor City
    This is hopefully pretty straight forward. Which TBer's bass(es) would you most like to borrow for a week?

    Disclaimer #1
    I can't remember what everyone has, so puh-leeeze do not be offended if I didn't include you in the poll list

    If you need a point of reference, browse here

    Bass Porn

    Disclaimer #2
    The poll list is focusing on stuff you don't see everyday. The kind of basses you can't just walk into GC and pull off the wall. I do have a strong bias for furniture basses, so bear with me. :D

    By the way, this is multiple choice, so vote for several if you'd like.

    Please state your reason for wanting to borrow that particular bass.

    Have at it......
     
  2. malthumb

    malthumb

    Mar 25, 2001
    The Motor City
    I voted for three (coulda been 15, easy).

    I'd love to borrow Jeff Rader's Sadowsky, 'cause I've never played a Sadowsky. With that wild spalting on the top, I won't feel like I'm cheatin' on my own basses.

    I'd like to borrow Whappo Grande's Ritter, just to see how they play.

    I'd like to borrow one of Jared's Fodera's just 'cause they're so durn purty. And to see how they compare to the one I have played.

    Peace,

    James
     
  3. Eric Cioe

    Eric Cioe

    Jun 4, 2001
    Missoula, MT
    John's bolt on fretless 7. For a week? Maybe a lifetime :D
     
  4. RAM

    RAM

    May 10, 2000
    Chicago, IL
    Um...I'm a little partial to most of them!:D

    I voted for mine, of course, but wouldn't turn down a week with any of 'em.;)
     
  5. Killdar

    Killdar

    Dec 16, 2002
    Portland Maine
    I'd love to try out some of JT's monsters, mostly the fretted 8.

    wouldn't mind trying out any of the others though!
     
  6. Kong's blue fretless MTD 635 !!!
     
  7. voted notduane's doubleneck.

    and a nino sadowsky, just because i've never played a sadowsky.
     
  8. SlavaF

    SlavaF

    Jul 31, 2002
    Edmonton AB
    Well, I definitely have a fetish ( :eek: ) for Hanewinckels (oh man, I can't believe how wrong that sounds :eek::D;)), so I'd really like to play Geshels', but especially Dave Grossman's. (I think, it's the orange quilt top one, right?) That is one awesome ass bass... I also voted for Jared's Foderas. Every time I look at them, they become my dream basses:D
     
  9. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    Wrong Robot's Fodera :p

    I voted for One of Jt's basses. Probably a 7 string fretless.

    One of Jared's Prolly his emperor 5.

    One of Geshel or David grossman's Hanewinckels, because I really want to try a Hanewinckel(again...I played a 4 string that was excellent)

    Whappo grande's Ritter, I'd love to try a ritter, they look nice :D
     
  10. Mickey Shane

    Mickey Shane what goes here?

    Feb 23, 2003
    Denton, Texas
    I want JT's double neck. On this bass, I wish to play. It just drips with "too much, ain't enough".
    Uh-huh, that's the one. No more having to switch to fretless.
     
  11. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    toms_river.nj.us
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    I'd love to spend time with most listed!

    I voted for mine (how could I not, it's exactly what I wanted? ;) )

    Your Alembic's would kick ass! I could jump around my living room pretending to be Mr. Clarke with a little more conviction.

    NotDuane's 2 headed beast would be amazing

    Nino's or Jeff's Sadowskys would be nice

    MTD, Ritter, Roscoe, Lightwave loaded Zon :bassist: Adrian G has a couple of nice basses hanging around, Brian Barrett's stable has a few too...... Geeze, even most cats in the DB land are holding objects of my desires :cool:
     
  12. CamMcIntyre

    CamMcIntyre

    Jun 6, 2000
    USA
    I voted for one of JT's Conklins, 1 of Nino's Sadowskys & one of Jared Foderas. Reason for these are/is: Conklins amaze me & since i'm only 17 i might end up with one in my bass playing career, Sadowskys strike me as the best Fender Style Basses, & a Fodera since i dig the looks. Thats all
     
  13. adrian's f-bass!
     
  14. once he gets it, matt (skerik1)'s custom DHuff.
     
  15. rickreyn

    rickreyn

    Jun 16, 2000
    Lutz, Florida
    I say have a TB convention at Disney and spend the week with each other's basses.;)
     
  16. I Would also like to play Geoff's Dingwalls. :cool:
     
  17. BoiNtC

    BoiNtC

    Nov 25, 2002
    NYC, USA
    CAN'T I CHOOSE THEM ALL?! :bawl:
     
  18. tuBass

    tuBass

    Dec 14, 2002
    Mesquite, Texas
    without the ultimate dingwall on the list, the entire thread should be deleted and started over.

    Period

    :confused: :spit: :(
     
  19. bikeplate

    bikeplate Supporting Member

    Jun 7, 2001
    Upstate NY
    Hi!

    Hey guys, you forgot about my Sadowsky's!! I voted for myself, honorable mention to the spalted top Sadowsky!!:D

    Rob
     
  20. Nick man

    Nick man

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay
    DITTO!

    Peace
    Thor