What the?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by slugworth, Nov 12, 2005.

  1. slugworth

    slugworth Banned

    Jun 12, 2003
    So. Calif.
    Was going to restring one of my basses today; opened the box and found this!!!

  2. Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Bitten by the luthiery bug...

    Oct 8, 2001
    Budapest, Hungary, EU
    Cute :D

    Single ball-end, or plain :D
  3. joninjapan


    Aug 13, 2003
    Tokyo, Japan
    genuine cat gut..... :eyebrow:
  4. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    Dude, give me back my cat!!!!


  5. slugworth

    slugworth Banned

    Jun 12, 2003
    So. Calif.
    Looks like your cat got shipped cross country in box of Rotos!!

  6. ducaticarl


    Oct 16, 2005
    I suppose you could use the whiskers for strings...hey it worked on Tom and Jerry
  7. DemoEtc


    Aug 18, 2004
    ...looks like we finally found out why Rotos are so often back-ordered.
  8. slugworth

    slugworth Banned

    Jun 12, 2003
    So. Calif.
    I sent the photo to Jason at Rotosound, he got a kick out
    if it.

  9. Oh my god! Fresh cat-gut! That's sick! :spit:

    (P.S. Cute cat, by the way! ;) )
  10. Not quite the roaring Roto lion, eh?! Didn't know shelflife of those strings was so bad ;)
  11. bassman314

    bassman314 I seem to be a verb, an evolutionary process... Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 13, 2005
    Bay Area, CA
    you realize you'll NEVER get the cat hair out of the windings, right? *L* :bag: