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What bass are you GASing for?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by FiveStringsNme, Aug 21, 2003.

  1. As always I crave a Wal which I'll never be able to afford for at least 5 years, and then I also have a touch of GAS for a full bodied Steinberger.........what about you guys?
  2. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Warwick Thumb.. 4 or 5 string

    But im happy with my Hohner for the next 2-ish years, so Im not really looking into getting another one yet.
  3. lbanks


    Jul 17, 2003
    Ennui, IN USA
    Alembic Series II.
  4. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    I'm gassing for 4 things:

    1.) Benavente 51 (ordered as a Winter NAMM 2004 Bass)
    Unlined Fretless with Abalone side dots
    Swamp Ash body.
    Wenge neck (maybe Maple).
    Ebony board.
    Translucent medium Blue (similar in hue to LPB).
    Matching headstock.
    Tort Pickguard.
    Ash covered Suhr Dual coil in the MM position (painted to match body).
    3 band Suhr pre with (Vol) (series/parallel) (High) (Mid) (Low)
    (same drilling/layout as my current with switch in (Pan) location)
    Strung thru body Bridge
    Brass slap plate.

    2.) 2x Weber Michigan 12" speakers and 2x Weber 8F125 8" speakers for my tube rig. to be ordered by Sept.

    3.) Radial JDI... soon

    4.) Any URB :bawl: next year maybe
  5. hateater

    hateater snatch canadian cream

    May 4, 2001
    Eugene, OR
    I really would like a Lakland 55-94... too much casholla though.
  6. GAS?? I've heard this a lot but i'm not sure what it stands for, but i get the gist of this whole thread so, what i want is...

    Fender P-Bass Deluxe, White w/ black pickguard

    Too bad all my money is goin to a car.
  7. hateater

    hateater snatch canadian cream

    May 4, 2001
    Eugene, OR
    GAS- Gear Acquisition Syndrome! Man- I sure could go for a P bass Deluxe V... That whole green thing really gets me!
  8. Dave Siff

    Dave Siff Supporting Member

    I can honestly say I have no G.A.S. at the moment. I'm happy with the two basses I have. I suppose if I had a bottomless reserve of disposable income, I'd acknowledge my desire for a Fodera Vic Wooten bolt-on, or maybe a Sadowsky.
  9. GAS = Gear Aquisition Syndrom

    Although I am VERY happy with my Zon, I'd like to get a Fodera some day.
  10. I'd like a Sterling.
  11. I am on major GAS for a modern sounding bass with a cool wood top. and I think I might have found a cure for my gas in the way of a Peavey Cirrus. sure a nordstrand or benavente would be amazing but I just can't afford that right now. in the future that Benavente 51' p looks like it could cause some serious gas. that thing just has mojo coming off all over the place.
  12. Prahainspring


    Oct 22, 2002
    New Jersey
    GASing for a Fender Jazz, Natural Finish, no pickgaurd, and a Maple/Maple neck.:(
  13. bazzhed4


    Aug 2, 2003
    Aberdeen MD
    currently gassing for a thumb bo 5. need one badly.
  14. Oooh, I'd like a modulus. Any of'em. 'cept the genesis.
  15. neptoon

    neptoon Supporting Member

    Jul 25, 2000
    Melbourne, FL
    i really love my basses, but i really would LOVE a lefay herr schwarz 5 stringer...yummy :D

  16. I have gas for a bass podxt which i am getting really soon, ummm eventually an aguilar DB-659, QSC Power Amp, and an Aguilar GS410. Bass-wise i'd really enjoy a fender MIM jazz V, and i am seriously getting some gas for an MTD 535!!!!!
    -Ryan :bassist:
  17. 5 string Stingray.
  18. By-Tor


    Apr 13, 2000
    Sacramento, CA
    I really want to start on my Warmoth Jazz bass project, but I sure wouldn't mind getting another Jerzy Drozd.
  19. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    * 1977 Fender Precision (Natural/Maple)
    * 1978 Fender Precision (Sunburst/Rosewood)
    * Sadowsky Vintage 5 ('59 Burst/Maple/Black Hardware)
    * Ernie Ball / Music Man SUB (White/Active)

    * Les Paul Custom (White/Gold)
    * PRS Standard 22 (White)
    * PRS Tremonti (Platinum)
  20. petch

    petch Supporting Member

    Mar 25, 2001
    Medina, Ohio
    GAS Attacks:
    G&L L-2000 Blueburst
    Warwick Streamer Stage 1
    Sadowsky- any model!
    Musicman Sterling
    Fender American Zone