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Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by godsmack, Aug 10, 2001.


  1. I'm in the market for a 5 string bass soon... what kind do you all suggest? i've heard ibanez are pretty good because they have a thiner neck... is that true? well, i have about 300 to 500 $ so what's something pretty good?

    thanks for the help.
     
  2. BassMan2000

    BassMan2000

    Sep 27, 2000
    Canada
    a used one :)
     
  3. CrawlingEye

    CrawlingEye Member

    Mar 20, 2001
    Easton, Pennsylvania
    If you want an Ibanez 5 string, check out the BTB series. And yes, Ibanez's do have thin necks.
     
  4. SteveBob

    SteveBob

    Jul 5, 2001
    Mass
    if you like heavy metal..you can get a jackson 5 string bass for around that price.I think jackson's are better than ibanez..Look them up on Musiciansfriend.com... Jackson's are also good downtuned.. Hope this helped
     
  5. Newsted

    Newsted

    Jun 24, 2001
    Greece(athens)
    yea i think to that jackson have more heavy sound from ibanez but try to find more many to take the bass with active picups is better hevyer and cleaner