Who owns the more basses from the same brand?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by JP Basses, May 4, 2004.

  1. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE

    hope this hasn't been done before. This is inspired by latest post from Dave Grossman. Dave owns 6 Hanies!!

    Who owns 10 MTDs? lol 5 foderas? 7 F basses??? and so on.

    Just curious... ;)

  2. ivanthetrble


    Sep 9, 2002
    Two Laklands here. A 55-94 and a US Bob Glaub. Might be 3 soon. Joe Osborn is calling me. :hyper:
  3. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    jt has, like, 12 billion Conklins... :D
  4. Ty McNeely

    Ty McNeely

    Mar 27, 2000
    Jared Morante :D

    I'm going to start collecting Roscoes. Yeah. One of these days. When I'm rich. :D
  5. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE

    I forgot about JT.!!

  6. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    I've got Benavente #2 is route and I'm dreaming up #3 :cool:
  7. SoComSurfing

    SoComSurfing Mercedes Benz Superdome. S 127. R 22. S 12-13.

    Feb 15, 2002
    Mobile, Al
    Mark C. has what, like, 6 or 7 FBBs. Jared's been through some Foderas. Jeff Rader and Fhodshon (and someone else, but forgive me, I can't recall your name...Jim is it?) are a little heavy on Sadowskys. JT shouldn't even count...:D (but Mark B might be catching up on him soon!) Treena is a bit Fender-crazy. Boogie's been through the selections. I'm with Ty on this one...I'll start collecting Roscoes once I get through this stupid college thing. ;)
  8. Benjamin Strange

    Benjamin Strange Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    New Orleans, LA
    Owner / Tech: Strange Guitarworks
    I have a huge collection of Steinbergers with whammy bars... one. But considering there's less than 200 of them in the world, I'd say that's pretty good!
  9. justBrian


    Apr 19, 2002
    Kansas City, MO
    I have 3 G&Ls-- does that count? ;)
  10. I own two Music Mans., a Stingray5 and a Stingray4 fretless.
    I don't call myself "Stingraymund" for nothin.
  11. Ty McNeely

    Ty McNeely

    Mar 27, 2000

    I believe you're referring to JimS (I think)?
  12. kobass

    kobass Supporting Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    Outside Boston
    Two Lakland Skylines here, a Joe Osborn and a 44-01 fretless. I'd like to get a 55-02 at some point.

    My main bass is a Pedulla Thunderbolt. I plan to get a fretless Pedulla (probably a Buzz) later this year. (Does that count?) ;)
  13. Mudfuzz


    Apr 3, 2004
    3 Ibanezes, 3 fenders; 2 four stringers and one five string of each brand,
    I also "own" four 4 stringers and one 8 string bass guitars built by me. :D
  14. xush


    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    wanna make it 7? You have the power...Trade ya anything but the JP!
    How's about an Aggie GS410? You know you want it.

    lemme check my site real quick:

    6 fbbs
    3 dano's
    2 fendies
    2 deaners
    2 steinies
  15. mikezimmerman

    mikezimmerman Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2001
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Does sequential ownership count? I've owned 6 Wals, just not at the same time...

  16. SoComSurfing

    SoComSurfing Mercedes Benz Superdome. S 127. R 22. S 12-13.

    Feb 15, 2002
    Mobile, Al
    I think that's him. I could picture his avatar, and think of the little tag line under his name, but just not his name!
  17. SoComSurfing

    SoComSurfing Mercedes Benz Superdome. S 127. R 22. S 12-13.

    Feb 15, 2002
    Mobile, Al
    Geeze, Mark! NEVER tease a bass player like that! :D
  18. xush


    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    I'd never tease about an FBB! If yours has guts in it, I'd trade you flat.

    it's calling you... adron, adron...
    come to mark's gig saturday at Indulgence. Give him your FBB.
    You are feeling very generous...
    now bark like a duck!
  19. Thumper

    Thumper Supporting Member

    Mar 22, 2000
    Layton, UT
    I've had 4 Roscoe's (down to 1) & 3 Fenders (down to 2). I've since decided to have no more than 1 or 2 of any given brand since I believe each great luthier/design brings something unique to the tonal pallete. I do tend to try and pair them up though:

    SC5 Nordstrand & SC5 Elrick fretless
    black '66J and black '75P fretless
    blonde Lakland 55-94 & soon to be blonde Benavente '51 PJ5
    The faux marble Roscoe and metallic purple (pink :eek: )Genesis 5 aren't matched, but they match the family room decor and are untouchable as per "she."