ummmm uh's a bass right?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Mike88T, Jan 15, 2002.

  1. Are you supposed to rest your hand in the hole?:confused: :confused: :confused:
  2. John Davis

    John Davis Guest

    Mar 27, 2001
    Houston, Texas
  3. HeavyDuty

    HeavyDuty Supporting Curmudgeon Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Jun 26, 2000
    Suburban Chicago, IL
    I think the guy that bought it is now selling it. He probably ended up in the emergency room with lacerations one too many times.
  4. Is it just me...or is the string spacing a little...Uneven? Look at the A and D strings
  5. geshel


    Oct 2, 2001
    To answer the first question, he is The Wishnevsky. The second, my friend, may never be known. . .

  6. zombywoof5050


    Dec 20, 2001
    The bridge is also placed differently in the two pictures that show it.

  7. Yup, noticed that, thats the *quality* to expect for a $100 handmade bass.
  8. how else would You change the intonation on a solid bridge. Would be interesting to watch it walk around while U play, course then you would have to take your eye off the horns and probably impale someone.
  9. geshel


    Oct 2, 2001
    OMG - it's either not locked down at all or just pivots in the center!
  10. ldiezman


    Jul 11, 2001
    Daddy. why does he keep doing this?

    This guy needs to be brought to justice

  11. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    Taken from the auction in Mike's Ebay link: 'Very unique custom fretless bass made by Luthier Steve Wish in North Carolina.'

    Steve is considered a luthier now? What is this world coming to?:eek:
  12. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Mommy...why do the bad men hurt the trees?
  13. John Davis

    John Davis Guest

    Mar 27, 2001
    Houston, Texas
    It looks awfully neck heavy.

    We really shouldn't judge it untill we have played on it. Has anyone played on one?
  14. "It plugs into any amp..."

    I need a Bass like THAT!!!
  15. Aaron


    Jun 2, 2001
    Bellingham, WA
    Is steve wish the world's first blind luthier?