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Who here owns a conklin, or two?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Gingerfish, Jan 7, 2005.

How many conklins ya all got?

Poll closed Jan 28, 2005.
  1. Zero, never have had, never will

    118 vote(s)
  2. Zero, but want one

    75 vote(s)
  3. Zero at present, but have had in the past

    11 vote(s)
  4. Just the one

    21 vote(s)
  5. A couple at present

    2 vote(s)
  6. 2-5, i live by em

    3 vote(s)
  7. 5+ (dude you have too much money for my liking)

    0 vote(s)
  8. carrots

    48 vote(s)
  1. just a poll tp see how many people on here actually have a conklin and if u do have one, how many more u got stashed?
  2. JT and Mark enters in 4.... 3.... 2....
  3. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    Loads of people own a Conklin over here. Tb is like the Conklin Owners club at times.
  4. Andre_gt7


    Jan 4, 2005
    Atlanta - GA
    I own the ONE....GT7
  5. DanGouge


    May 25, 2000
    I don't have one, and I don't really want one at this time. Most of what I'm doing right now is suited to passive 4-strings. I'm not so short-sighted though to think that that will always be the case, just right now I don't need one really.
  6. BlasphemyArise


    Jul 15, 2004
    I dont have one, never tried one either. I'm sure I will one day tho.
  7. CaracasBass


    Jun 16, 2001
    Madrid, Spain
    What happened to CARROTS options in TB polls???

    I don´t have any, and never played one before. It would be nice, though.
  8. CaracasBass


    Jun 16, 2001
    Madrid, Spain
    That is an INSANE family!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  9. slombovia


    Jul 15, 2003
    I am a determined follower of Jesus Christ and am a Mormon.
    Too heavy and I don't care for the shape.
  10. DubDubs


    Aug 23, 2004
    Los Angeles
    I tried at GT-4 once. It was nice but I didn't like the neck.
  11. oversoul

    oversoul fretless by fate

    Feb 16, 2004
    Sold one recently, currently await another one!
  12. john turner

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

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    fixed :)
  13. LajoieT

    LajoieT I won't let your shadow be my shade...

    Oct 7, 2003
    Western Massachusetts
    I voted for Carrots, Cause I can't agree with "have none but want one". ONE just aint gonna cut it!!!!

    {we are dreaming here afterall, at least some of us are...)
  14. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    Damn how'd I miss this thread?!?!?! :eek:

    Here are the two I currently have.. More will be coming! :D

  15. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
  16. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    This one may soon be mine..


    Hoping I can pull it off..


    Edit: Here's another pic..

  17. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    I enjoy black basses. That ones quite attractive. Think you can handle a 9 string? ;) The highest string looks so thin, wont it feel liek you are plucking a guitar string? That must feel awkward at first.
  18. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    I play guitar also.. Why would it be awkward??