What a day yesterday, WHAT A DAY!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by rayzak, Feb 14, 2003.

  1. rayzak


    Jan 13, 2001
    Louisville, KY
    Well the timing couldn't have been more perfect. Yesterday about noon, the FedEx truck pulls up and the guy delivers my Aguilar 2-12 cabinet which i've been waiting over a month for. I can finally use my DB359 which I got for such a sweet deal over a month ago.:bassist:
    Then, about four hours later, a different FedEx dude pulls up and brings me my long awaited MTD535:D A day earlier than it was supposed to arrive. Man, i'm just having a blast. This bass through this amp is simply incredible. All of my basses through this amp sound great. And the level of craftsmanship and care that go into the MTD basses are unreal. I'm a happy camper. Now, i'm DONE!!! For a long time anyway.
    Here's my only dilemma, this past year i've pretty much gone on a bass buying binge. Now, i've actually got more basses than i'll probably use (5). And as much as I love having 5 basses, realistically I haven't the need for all of 'em. I'll probably post another thread asking advice on this for $h*ts and giggles:) Anyway, check out my babies if you would like.
  2. rayzak


    Jan 13, 2001
    Louisville, KY
    ... and yet anutha, brutha. Sorry, i'm not the best photographer.[​IMG]
  3. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    WOW!!!! That's one sweet looking bass. Congrats!!!!!
  4. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta / Macon (sigh)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    So, how does it feel to be on Woodchuck's "Die Now!" list? :D
    Those are VERY nice! Congrats!
  5. rayzak


    Jan 13, 2001
    Louisville, KY
    Thanks guys... Woodchuck, I think i'm tearing up:bawl: I feel like such a part of the.... in-crowd. ;)
  6. slam

    slam Guest

    Mar 22, 2000
    I really like the finish on that bass. Beautiful.
  7. TxBass


    Jul 3, 2002
    Frisco, Texas
    that bass is just flat out sweet looking...yeah, so everyone else said the same thing, but it is. Congrats...
  8. rayzak


    Jan 13, 2001
    Louisville, KY
    Thanks Kong. And thanks for your help with the in-progress pics:) I meant that it was 'supposed' to be done around the end of '02, not'03 thank goodness.
  9. BTBbassist

    BTBbassist join us for mankala hour!

    Apr 20, 2002
    Westlake Village, CA
    I love stained MTD's, especially in blue. Awesome bass, and awesome rig too.

    Have fun! :cool:
  10. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
    That's okay---you're still a better photographer than Woodchuck. :eek:


    Sweet bass. Sweet rig. Congrats!
  11. boogiebass


    Aug 16, 2000
    Excellent! BTW, Fedex has been delivering my stuff a day early for the last few weeks...for some unknown reason. I ain't complaining! :bassist:
  12. We all need more days like that!:)

    Beautiful rig!:cool:
  13. Fuzzbass

    Fuzzbass P5 with overdrive Supporting Member

    Sadly, my last few purchases have arrived via UPS. :spit:

    'Nuff about me. Gorgeous bass and killer rig. Congratulations!
  14. If that rig sounds as good as it looks....

    You are the pimpinest.:D

    Have fun and good gigs to you!!!!
  15. jaggedsphere


    Jul 15, 2002
    I just love MTD finishes.....usually I dislike stains or painted finishes but his are top notch. congrats rayzak.
  16. rayzak


    Jan 13, 2001
    Louisville, KY
    Thanks for the kind words everyone. I'm really loving this bass/rig.

    I'd also like to give Gard a big thumbs up! Thanks Gard and everyone at BC.:bassist:
  17. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member Administrator

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    wow, nice scores, dude. :)
  18. RAM


    May 10, 2000
    Chicago, IL
  19. kridrazil


    Nov 10, 2002
    What are the specifications of your MTD 535 : body wood, body neck ... ?

    How it sounds ?