What bass is this? (Davie504)

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Julian Delphiki, Jan 26, 2019.

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  1. Julian Delphiki

    Julian Delphiki

    Jan 24, 2019
    Kentucky
    I follow Davie504 on YouTube, and was wondering what bass he is playing this video.

    I don't really understand the basis of the video, but it's a pretty cool looking bass. I believe the headstock says "Benson" or "Bensons." Can anyone identify?

    Thanks
     
  2. bholder

    bholder Affable Sociopath Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Sep 2, 2001
    Vestal, NY
    Received a gift from Sire* (see sig)
    Definitely says "Bensons" on the headstock, I can't read the smaller print. Google on "Bensons" doesn't show anything likely. Good luck.

    Edit: My Google-fu is weak today. See above.
     
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  3. Julian Delphiki

    Julian Delphiki

    Jan 24, 2019
    Kentucky
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  4. Nathan470

    Nathan470

    Apr 2, 2019
    Did you end up buying one and is it any good?
     
  5. Julian Delphiki

    Julian Delphiki

    Jan 24, 2019
    Kentucky
    Sorry, no. That’s way out of my price range unfortunately.
     
  6. kazukiyokoyama

    kazukiyokoyama

    Apr 20, 2019
    Hi there! This Jazz Bass sounds different than an ordinary Fender. Not sure if it's because of it's finish of wood itself.

    But it's so beautiful...!
     
  7. r_cc_c

    r_cc_c

    Jan 16, 2007
    I chat with the music store on FB. They do ship to US. The Bensons bass is made in China.
    Note the price listed is in Taiwan dollar. USD is about $412 excluding shipping
     
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  8. Goatrope

    Goatrope

    Nov 18, 2011
    Sarasota Florida
    Active Jazz Bass

    Poplar panels

    Linden wood backboard?

    5 pc maple neck

    2 single coil pups

    Pre-stage control configuration (preamp) volume volume / tone / high frequency / low frequency

    Qinqiao traditional five-point lock

    That’s all I got. :wacky:
     
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  9. ejaggers

    ejaggers

    Aug 18, 2009
    Fort Worth, TX
    Darn!!!
    Now I want a Benson.
    Just when I thought it was safe to go back into the waters.

    057912
     
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