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What equipment do you regret getting rid of?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by 1stOfficerRiker, Apr 27, 2006.


  1. 1stOfficerRiker

    1stOfficerRiker Supporting Member

    Mar 5, 2004
    Cincinnati
    For me it was a 77 Fender Jazz bass, a 97 Warwick Streamer LX, and a Westone Super Headless. I really miss the Fender and the Warwick because of the unique tones, and the Westone Headless b/c you don't see many of them. Tell us what's on your regret list :crying:
     
  2. A white BC Rich Warlock that I had in high school.
     
  3. gillento

    gillento

    Oct 15, 2005
    Luxembourg, Europe
    Nordstrand pickups
    A 77 Fender Jazz Bass and Trace Elliot T5 Bass (because of the neck)
     
  4. Woodchuck

    Woodchuck

    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    A Lull Modern 5
    Streamer Stage 1 5 (The first one)
    An MM5 that had some sort of mojo going on.
    Skyline JO 5 with a J Retro.
     
  5. cheezewiz

    cheezewiz Supporting Member

    Mar 27, 2002
    Ohio
    78 P bass
    Zon Legacy Standard 6 (although I do wish it had been a 5)
    Mesa Boogie 400+
     
  6. klocwerk

    klocwerk

    May 19, 2005
    Somerville, MA
    nothing yet.
    *knocks on wood*
     
  7. bassjigga

    bassjigga

    Aug 6, 2003
    A Zon Sonus 4/1. Awesome sounding bass and got it cheap. Kickin myself for that one...
     
  8. Wesley R

    Wesley R Supporting Member

    '72 fretless P
    ? JC Pennys semi hollow
    B15N
    B15S
    B15F
    2 of the 200 S cabs
    Standel Super Imperial
    '71 P bass
    Emmons pedal steel
    EV cab for an 18"
    '65 SG
     
  9. pierce

    pierce freethinker

    May 25, 2000
    San Francisco, Ca
    MIJ Fender P-bass
    G & L L-2500
    Ibanez 406
    Epiphone Les Paul
     
  10. A classical acoustic I sold for $5 because I didn't play guitar ( stupid,stupid,stupid!!).
    Zon sonus custom during my internship in Connecticut so I could pay rentt
    Warwick Thumb BO Broad neck. Had a massive neck but sounded sooooo good.
    My soul to the Devil..... Really thought I'd be better than I am by now. At least I didn't sell it to learn to play guitar.
     
  11. Triclops

    Triclops Guest

    Jan 14, 2006
    roscoe beck 5, and a godin acoustic made of cherry wood...
    STUPID STUPID STUPID !!!!!
     
  12. I never sold anything that was particularly valuble or important, but I vowed never to sell any of my musical gear again when I went several up to a full year without a fretted bass (although my fretless intonation really developed during that time) !
     
  13. Nothing.



    Lately I have regretted buying most of it in the first place.
     
  14. A Kawai F2B bass. It was a slap & tap delight back in the days when many were retarded over slapping & tapping (the early to mid 90's). I sold it in 2000 to get my first 5 string. I'm a confirmed 5er for life now, but once in a while, I miss ripping on that 4. That & my old 808 TubeScreamer which was just pure evil w/the Kawai.
     
  15. bongomania

    bongomania Gold Supporting Member Commercial User

    Oct 17, 2005
    PDX, OR
    owner, OVNIFX and OVNILabs
    Of bass gear, a 1969 Ovation Magnum 1 and an Eden WT400.

    I also sold all of my vintage analog synth gear for super cheap in the early 90's when nobody wanted it and Ebay hadn't hit its stride yet. Around 2000/2001 I could have sold that stuff for gazillions.
     
  16. 311fan

    311fan Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2004
    Salt Lake City
    I really regret selling a Fender MIM Precision Special I had. It played better than any other Fender I have put my hands on.
     
  17. Brad Maestas

    Brad Maestas Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 26, 2003
    Oakland, CA
    Ah yes, the regret list.

    1989 Fodera Emperor Deluxe 4 P/J (Ebony top/board, Mahog body) - DOH!
    All of my Tobias' ('92 Signature 6 fretless, '93 Sig 6 fretted, '94 Classic 5) - Double DOH!!
    Warwicks (Stage I, Stage II 5-strings)
    Larrivée ABG
    Roscoe 7
    Acacia 6
    Guild Starfire re-issue
    Yamaha Maple Custom prototype kit
    Sabian 1st-gen DeJohnette 20" ride
    Sonor Signature Bubinga 8x14 snare drum
     
  18. RicPlaya

    RicPlaya

    Apr 22, 2003
    The Mitten
    Basswise..nothing

    I sold an old Tama Superstar 7 piece. Stained wood...oversized drums, I think it was made of birch.
     
  19. bikeplate

    bikeplate Supporting Member

    Jun 7, 2001
    Upstate NY
    HI

    My '56P. It did supply the down payment for my house, though

    Rob
     
  20. Nedmundo

    Nedmundo Supporting Member

    Jan 7, 2005
    Philadelphia
    MIJ Foto Flame P-bass, 1994. Didn't miss it for months, but now I'm craving a real vintage rosewood fretboard P tone again. This had it in spades.
     

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