Whats so rare about this Music Man?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Every1TookMyName, Nov 9, 2001.

  1. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member Administrator

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    doesn't look that rare to me he might mean the 3 band, but that's not that rare, is it? anyone else?
  2. jblake


    Aug 30, 2001
    Gray, ME
    That's a standard color and pickguard. It's the two band EQ that's rare.
  3. I think he means that it's still pink in the middle. If you put it back on the heat for a short while it might be edible! [​IMG]
  4. Player


    Dec 27, 1999
    USA Cincinnati, OH
    Looks like the only thing rare are bids.
  5. That's what amuses me about Ebay, if something is just a little different, the seller will enthusiastically say that the item is rare, or hard to find, and it is just funny. Sometimes for a little more, I could buy a brand new equivalent to what the seller is selling.
  6. Deano Destructo

    Deano Destructo Music Man/Upton addict. Hasn't slept since 1979. Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Only thing thats rare is the price:D
  7. A helpful eBay rule is that if the listing says "Rare," it's most likely not worth clicking on, cause the seller is dreaming just a bit (or maybe a lot).
  8. omarbass


    Aug 14, 2000
    HAHAHA, that's exactly what i was thinking. :p
  9. Yeah, I figured that the "Rare" was just a sales pitch.

    Whats even more annoying are those "FENDER FOR SALE SADOWSKY LAKLAND LULL" tags.

  10. Nothing is rare about it. All you have to do is find one, or order one. The only reason they add all of the other brands to the listing is that when people search for things on e-bay they will find that item.

  11. But Im not looking to a Sadowsky, Lakland or a Lull, thats the problem. And If I was looking for a Sadowsky, this would pop up, and it just wastes my time.

    I also hate the L@@K thing, has this helped *anyone* find what they are looking for? :rolleyes:
  12. Whats even more annoying are those "FENDER FOR SALE SADOWSKY LAKLAND LULL" tags.

    I'm with you there...:rolleyes:
  13. I don't know if this makes sense, if you own anything that's rare, especially a bass, would you want to sell it? Let's say I have a Carl Thompson Bass or Walter Woods Amp or Orange Bass Amp, I don't think I would sell them.
  14. Intrepid


    Oct 15, 2001
    Thats hilarious when ppl say something is custom and all they do is change some pickups or a pickguard or something.
  15. Steven Green

    Steven Green

    Jul 25, 2001
    Pacific NW
    If it's cosmetically better and tonally/functionally an upgrade, I think it fits. A pickguard swap out will not cut it!
  16. I meant when you search for a Lakland or a Lull then this item will come up. It does waste a lot of tiem.;)

    Definately got a good deal!

  17. Freakapotamus9


    Jun 20, 2001
    does the bridge look different to anybody else???