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This must be a laugh

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Beammeup, Jul 12, 2004.


  1. Beammeup

    Beammeup

    Oct 7, 2002
    Denmark
  2. *snickers*
     
  3. sargebaker

    sargebaker Commercial User

    May 2, 2004
    Montreal QC CA
    owner/builder, ISLAND Instrument Mfg.
    wooden strap... :eyebrow: OKya... Anyhow I dunno maybe it's cause I'm canadian but I fail to find the humour in this whole shenanigan.
     
  4. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    It's the strap, obviously.
     
  5. duncbass

    duncbass

    Dec 28, 2003
    It comes with an $8500 wooden strap.
     
  6. Beammeup

    Beammeup

    Oct 7, 2002
    Denmark
    You don't see those everyday :ninja:
     
  7. Acephalous

    Acephalous

    Jul 10, 2004
    Paris
    ROTF!! :D :D
     
  8. Slater

    Slater Bye Millen! Hello?

    Apr 17, 2000
    The Great Lakes State
    I think this may be the result of a hacked account. The seller has +13 100% positive feedback as both a buyer and a seller.
     
  9. 6-3-2

    6-3-2

    Sep 20, 2003
    Or maybe he decided not to sell it. I've seen that before.
     
  10. Lockout

    Lockout

    Dec 24, 2002
    Illinois
    Then why wouldn't he just end the auction early?
     
  11. I saw that last night. I had a good laugh.
     
  12. bassturtle

    bassturtle

    Apr 9, 2004
    I guess some people have too much time on their hands. Unlike all of TBers, of course ;)

    I have a friend who owns a couple of those straps. They're crazy looking. They use exotic woods and come from south america if I'm not mistaken. They remind me of those wooden bead seat covers that were all the rage in the late 80's early 90's.
     
  13. doesn't everybody have a $9,000.00 MIM Fender bass? :D
     
  14. Squidfinger

    Squidfinger I wish I could sing like Rick Danko.

    Jan 7, 2004
    Shreveport LA
    Ahhhh, it's always nice to see a young, smart entrepaneur (sp?).
     
  15. darkspec

    darkspec

    Jan 2, 2003
    Cleveland Ohio
    I own one of those straps, paid 40$ for it used. They sell new on wholenote.com ......... Actually a very comfortably balanced strap.
     
  16. This guy was burt! :)
    He surely put too much 00 (two in my mind!!)

    I can buy 20 basses like this with the starting bid.. :p

    Vince