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Which body style for my Hanewinckel

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by willsellout, Sep 27, 2003.

  1. Nimbus

    5 vote(s)
  2. Draken

    34 vote(s)
  3. Arpeggio

    5 vote(s)
  1. willsellout

    willsellout Supporting Member

    Aug 13, 2002
    Key West, FL
    So which should it be?

    Go to www.hguitars.com to see the styles. I got him started on the neck but I haven't decided on the body. I have decided on everything else..I need some help.

  2. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD
    Draken all the way!!! I hope to get one myself one day :D

  3. Out of those, Draken definitely.
  4. willsellout

    willsellout Supporting Member

    Aug 13, 2002
    Key West, FL
    Everyone seems to love the draken..it is quite the unique shape. I had the pleasure of getting anice closeup of one he is currently building a couple days ago. It was very sweet.

  5. malthumb


    Mar 25, 2001
    The Motor City
    Another vote for Draken. I have a Ceres and an Arpeggio on the way. But if I were to(make that WHEN I)order new, it will be a Draken.


  6. mark beem

    mark beem I'm alive and well. Where am I? Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    I'd choose the Arpeggio.
  7. Richard Lindsey

    Richard Lindsey

    Mar 25, 2000
    Metro NYC
    My vote is Arpeggio, then Nimbus. I like the Draken the least of the three.
  8. willsellout

    willsellout Supporting Member

    Aug 13, 2002
    Key West, FL
    Yeah see I know a lot of people like the Draken, and I do as well, but I lean towards the arpeggio. Next time i visit the shop I am going to see if he has any of these in the process, just to see how they look in person.

    Thanks guys

  9. MMiller28

    MMiller28 Supporting Member

    Apr 27, 2003
    wow, did anyone else think of a zon instantly upon seeing those?
  10. Draken...even though all the names sound lame.
  11. Aaron


    Jun 2, 2001
    Bellingham, WA
    Get the Fusion model :p

    What are the specs?
  12. geshel


    Oct 2, 2001
    How many strings?
  13. geshel


    Oct 2, 2001
  14. I voted the Arpeggio, but I would have chosen the Gripen style myself.[​IMG]
  15. malthumb


    Mar 25, 2001
    The Motor City
  16. Brooks


    Apr 4, 2000
    Middle East
    To me, Arpeggio looks like a pregnant Jazz...I voted for Draken although I find Fusion more attractive. And yeah, most of them remind me of Zons.
  17. Dan, I voted Draken, but you knew I'd say that didn't ya?:D ;)
  18. I like the Draken the best out of all of them. I think it has a cool and unique and aggressive look. if you wanted something more layed back and sleeker looking I like the Fusion.
  19. I voted for nimbus but the one I prefer is not on your list.

    And this quilt is to die for...
  20. How about this one:



    - Dave