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Two new basses.

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Mojo-Man, Sep 18, 2008.


  1. Mojo-Man

    Mojo-Man

    Feb 11, 2003
    :cool:

    Eased some gas pains yesterday.

    Got two new basses.

    Bass #1.
    1971 Fender Tele-bass.
    Got this bass from a fellow TBer. (thanks Kirk)
    All original except paint. (was stripped years ago.)
    Nice light "tele-bass" a real thumper.
    Nice, C-neck, feels, and plays great.
    This bass will be used for Blues, and Root music gigs.

    Bass #2.
    This was totally unexpected.
    While driving home.
    I stopped at a small town music store.( have not been there in 18 years.)
    Was looking for string.
    Saw a late 90's USA Hot Rod Percision bass. (Orange)
    These were the PJ model, that where made for a few years.
    This bass was mint, but had a jack issue. (small repair.)
    I told owner, he said he would fix it.
    I joked, and ask if he had another.
    To my surprise, he said yes.
    Went out back, to his store room.
    An came back with a Sunburst Hot Rod. (Rosewood fingerboard)
    That had never been opened since 1999, when owner got both basses from Fender.
    This bass was beyond mint.
    Plastic on pickguard.
    Unopened, warrenty, bag, with all the goodies. (Time machine new)
    I had to have it.

    Now to sneak past my wife, when I get home?:D
     
  2. WoodyG3

    WoodyG3

    May 6, 2003
    Colorado, USA
    You know it has to be said:

    No Pics = No bass!

    :D

    I really want to see these!
     
  3. Fetusyolk

    Fetusyolk

    Aug 7, 2008
    +1
    Show us yer basses matey!
     
  4. progrmr

    progrmr

    Sep 3, 2008
    Columbus, Ohio
    hmmm...your best bet would be to wait until she goes to the store.

    2 basses is gonna be a real challenge! :)
     
  5. Fretlessboy

    Fretlessboy

    Nov 29, 2007
    St Augustine Florida
    Endorsing artist GENZ BENZ/HERCULES STANDS/XSonics
    +3



     
  6. Bassenstien

    Bassenstien

    Jun 13, 2006
    Mississippi
    +2 I wanna see
     
  7. Mike Shevlin

    Mike Shevlin

    Feb 16, 2005
    Las Vegas
    +4 & I'll buy #2 today if your wife won't keep you AND the bass.
     
  8. Mojo-Man

    Mojo-Man

    Feb 11, 2003
    :cool:

    Sorry, No pictures.

    Will try to get some.
     

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