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Which explorer is this then?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Gingerfish, Feb 14, 2006.

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    Any ideas?
  2. StringsOf4


    Dec 16, 2005
    hey! I think I've seen one of those before. If thats what I'm thinking of, it was red with a yellow "rising sun" finish, it looked sweet, i hope someone knows what it is cuz i wanna know too!

  3. a vintage Explorer or a modded one.
  4. BurningSkies

    BurningSkies CRAZY BALDHEAD

    Feb 20, 2005
    Seweracuse, NY
    That's not an explorer. Wrong body shape.


    I believe that the other bass mentioned is the Sarzo Washburn bass.
  5. gwx014


    Dec 22, 2005
    When I saw it I didn't think it was exactly the right body shape either. I'd like to know what is is too though. It looks really cool!!!:bassist: :hyper: :bassist:
  6. what band is that, because if it is the one i am thinking of ( i dont know the name). there is a good chance it is a custom esp
  7. zeronyne

    zeronyne Recovering Keyboard Player

    Nov 24, 2003
    I believe you are thinking about the Rudy Sarzo Signature model...I don't think that this is that model.



    Nov 9, 2005
    it's not an explorer, it's a custom bass from first act, google it and go to the site, it's there
  9. gravaged


    Dec 9, 2005
    Here's a sweet Explorer bass that was posted at Harmony Central a couple months ago... anyone who came here looking for Explorer bass porn should dig it

  10. OrionManMatt


    Feb 17, 2004
  11. +1, what band is that? I'd love to hear how that FirstAct sounds in a real band setting.

  12. How funny - i just found a link today to the first-act guitars on a guitarforum.

    They have some beuatiful guitars (and basses)
  13. I wonder if Wal-Mart can special order them? :D
  14. seventhson

    seventhson Supporting Member

    Aug 12, 2005
    Seattle, WA

    i'm married with kids, so this is meant as a compliment: that bassist is hot!

    takes me back to my teenage punk rock days and the type of girls with 'tude that i was seriously attracted to.

    edit: I just called them...they have a custom shop in Boston. They have some pretty cool designs if you ask me. But you have to email them for a quote form. There's nothing on the website to help you with custom shop inquiries.
  15. vene-nemesis

    vene-nemesis Banned

    Jul 17, 2003
    Bilbao España
    Mindless self indulgence. That girl used to play a sterling or stingray back in the days when she dyed her hair blond.
  16. No way, thats MSI's bassist? My girlfriend used to be into them heavy, I have heard quite a few songs.. not too impressed. By the way, what is it that they have against Jimmy Page??? lol.

  17. vene-nemesis

    vene-nemesis Banned

    Jul 17, 2003
    Bilbao España
    They are a funny band thats all, no worthy innovations.
  18. I hate that song. Don't ever disrespect the master in my presence. I love Zeppelin. Probably my favorite band so far in my musical journey. Jimmy Page is a good man too. Did anyone hear about his work down in Brazil?