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Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by bubba121605, Aug 5, 2012.

  1. bubba121605


    Aug 5, 2012
    Hello all im new here and have a question. I just aquired a Electra bass and dont know anything about it. As far as i can tell it looks like a 1977 Long Necker 2271 would this be correct?

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  2. bubba121605


    Aug 5, 2012
    One more.

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  3. jlepre


    Nov 12, 2007
    Parsippany, NJ
    An Electra...Badumbum...

    C'mon! Someone hada say it..
  4. It's worth getting a supporting membership
  5. bubba121605


    Aug 5, 2012
    I dont play guitar i was told to come here and maybe someone could help me with my questions.
  6. gigslut


    Dec 13, 2011
    St Louis, Mo
    Those are nice basses. I have one in black. Love those pickups.

    JAUQO III-X Banned

    Jan 4, 2002
    Endorsing artist:see profile.
  8. PlungerModerno


    Apr 12, 2012
    Unfortunately for you the rules: http://www.talkbass.com/forum/faq.php
    State that 'price checking' are, like the classifieds, for Supporting members only. (see rule #3.)

    I didn't make the rules but I understand it's to keep the classifieds and other parts of the site non-viable for scammers and spammers. It appears to be working.

    If you buy/sell instruments regularly, or are a bassist, a supporting membership could be very good for you... but if I were you, I just randomly had a bass like that, I'd search TalkBass and other online resources for price benchmarks. As it is a vintage instrument I wouldn't know where to begin... even if the rules didn't prohibit me.

    Good luck - and FWIW I think it's a gorgeous bass. :)
  9. bubba121605


    Aug 5, 2012
    Thank everyone i edited my post so it isnt inappropriate. The plate on the head of the neck is gone so i have no numbers to go by.
  10. PlungerModerno


    Apr 12, 2012
    I think someone modded one of these recently on this site: http://www.talkbass.com/forum/f8/electra-longnecker-thunderbucker-=-electra-longbucker-900000/

    Here is the search results for 'longnecker' on TB... hope this helps ;)
    http://www.google.com/cse?siteurl=w...Search#gsc.tab=0&gsc.q=long necker&gsc.page=1

    EDIT: Before I was simply informing you of some terms of use for the site and some of my opinions on them... I assumed it was an honest mistake, we all make those.

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