[WARNING!]Warwick Doubleneck GAS Ahead!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by deathbloomslife, Dec 3, 2005.

  1. Clicky Clicky
    So I was browsing eBay for a possible donor RockBass for a project I'd love to do (Bart p'ups and Aggy electronics) and I came across this beauty! Shoot me if it's been posted before, I didn't bother to look out of sheer excitement!

  2. Aj*


    Jun 14, 2005
    West Yorkshire, UK
    Must be a custom shop job, bearing in mind people complain about the weight of single neck 'vettes I guess that one must be killer. Cool none the less.
  3. lyle

    lyle Guest

    Jan 10, 2004
    Vernon, B.C. Canada
    Thats pretty sweet, the weight worry's me though
  4. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    Does it look photoshopped to anyone else?
  5. Sort of looks chopped to me too, Toasted.
  6. Geezerman


    Nov 28, 2004
    Chicago, IL
  7. AxtoOx


    Nov 12, 2005
    Duncan, Okla.
    I don't get it, why 2 4's. Why would you want a bass w/ 1 fretted neck and one fretless? It also looks like one neck is Wenge and the other ebony.
    I just don't get it.
  8. vene-nemesis

    vene-nemesis Banned

    Jul 17, 2003
    Bilbao España
    Thats not the neck thats the fingerboard...

    If 1 corvette weights like a whale (pound up or pound down :D) a doble neck must be a back killer.
  9. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Endorsing Artist: Elixir® Strings
    Yuck. Two different fingerboard types. Plus, i'm not fond of Warwicks.
  10. Jazz Ad

    Jazz Ad Mi la ré sol Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    It looks like aborted siamese sisters to me.
    And yeah, choosing 2 different fretboard woods was a faux pas.
  11. KayCee


    Oct 4, 2004
    Shawnee, KS
    New olympic sport: synchronized neck-diving
  12. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
  13. AxtoOx


    Nov 12, 2005
    Duncan, Okla.
    Picky Picky Picky, I meant fingerboard, It's the weekend give me a break. :)
  14. That thing must weigh as much as an elephant,

    but still it is really sexy

    my mouth hit the floor when i saw it.
  15. i like it how jazz is spelt "jass"

  16. Baryonyx

    Baryonyx Banned

    Jul 11, 2005
    Marathon Man
    The front pic (close up) does look a little suspicious...

    A serial number check with the custom shop might confim that though...
  17. JAL


    Dec 15, 2004
    Cleveland, Ohio
    +1 on maybe a fake. Open that front pic in photoshop and zoom in on the "seam" between the two basses, very unnatural looking, but imho, ANY doubleneck looks unnatural ;-).
    Check with the Warwick custom shop, they can give you a real answer.
  18. :D :D
  19. the problem with the first pic is the shadow: it's just so ridiculous and perfectly alligned with the instrument that it looks out of place. This is of course not to mention the fact that it looks like two stock photos fotochopped into one hideous beast.

    How is Olympic Synchronized Neck-Diving officiated? Are we talking gig-only or in practices as well?