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Two Speed Bumps and a Jack in the Back

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by GlennW, Apr 13, 2009.

  1. GlennW


    Sep 6, 2006
    I like it, but the price is not so nice.

    Edit: See post #7 for the link that works.
  2. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Endorsing Artist: Elixir® Strings
    That bridge looks like it's stay REALLY intonated.
  3. Cool!
    Sooooo...... what brand is it?
    They seemed to mention everything but Fender! ;)
  4. that bridge looks iffy but i like that body shape...granted not 850 dollars worth!
  5. Bassconbeatz

    Bassconbeatz Way down low

    Feb 5, 2004
    Porter Ranch, CA
    It looks to be some sort of reissue, meaning it's probably built in the last 5 years or so. The reason I say this, is the bolt-on screws is using bushings instead of a neck plate, but then again, I could be completely wrong :)
  6. GlennW


    Sep 6, 2006
    They used those bushings in the '50s and '60s on cheaper models that weren't worthy of a neck plate. The pickups are Kay speed bumps, probably '60s. The tuners look MIJ. I think it's a rare cheapo that might sound real good. I have one of those pickups by the neck in a hollow body and it's a nice vintage sound.
  7. Beej


    Feb 10, 2007
    Victoria, BC
    I actually really like it...aside from the fact that he's asking $850 for a $250 dollar bass...

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