Warwick Corvette

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by ChaosGwar, Apr 10, 2002.

  1. kirbywrx

    kirbywrx formerly James Hetfield

    Jul 27, 2000
    Melbourne, Australia.
    Hmm, no fret dots...kinda odd isnt it?

    Dont get my wrong, very nice bass though!!
  2. Oysterman


    Mar 30, 2000
    Not at all.
  3. you can factory-order them without dots..
  4. kirbywrx

    kirbywrx formerly James Hetfield

    Jul 27, 2000
    Melbourne, Australia.
    OK then. Just that I had never seen a bass without fret dots. Well, I probably had, just that i hadnt noticed it. :D
  5. Ryan L.

    Ryan L. Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2000
    West Fargo, ND
    The only Warwicks I have seen with fret dots are the SSII's (yin-yang inlays).

    Or do the Standards normally have them?? Guess I haven't really payed attention to them.:confused:
  6. Didel


    Feb 21, 2002
    I played the same model warwick when I was searching for a new bass. at guitar center it was like $800. I liked the bass, and I generally don't like warwicks. I went with a stingray 5 in the end, but that warwick tempted me. Once I save up some more cash, it shall be mine, oh yes, it shall.
  7. Makatak


    Apr 13, 2002
    New Zealand
    arent the corvettes passive ? , i think you have to go to a corvette proline to get active , i personally think passive basses dont really cut it these days , but then again thats only my opinion , warwick do make nice instruments though , by the way can anybody tell me when you stopped getting a hard case with basses/guitars , now all you get is ****ty gig bags if youre lucky ..........thats not progress !
  8. Tsal


    Jan 28, 2000
    Finland, EU
    There are both passive and active Corvette Standards around. I personally have my eye on active Standard 5 with bubinga body and 35" scale, but it'd cost around $1300 new which I currenty can't afford. Oh well, if I get some nice summer job.. :rolleyes:
  9. BoogieNight


    Jun 15, 2001
    I think all warwick basses are 34" scale.
  10. bass2020


    Aug 27, 2000
    Memphis, TN
    You can special order a 35" neck