Would like to know where to get a 9-string bass cheap

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by DNote13, Dec 4, 2012.


  1. DNote13

    DNote13

    Dec 4, 2012
    Hey guys,

    I need to find a 9-string bass on a budget. Like $2,500 or less. Advice????
     
  2. See what Stambaugh would charge for something bare bones. I wouldn't bother with anyone cheaper than him.
     
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  4. jlepre

    jlepre Supporting Member

    Nov 12, 2007
    Parsippany, NJ
    9 string bass? What is THAT?
     
  5. ffutterman

    ffutterman Talentless Bass Enthusiast

    May 7, 2010
    Philadelphia
    If you can't decide between a 5er or a 4er, you get a double-necked bass with each.
     
  6. Mikebass6

    Mikebass6

    Apr 25, 2007
    Seattle
    Conklin! Don't know about 2500 though.
     
  7. As an Erb player - 7 is about the max - mant ressons
     
  8. SoVeryTired

    SoVeryTired Endorsing nothing, recommending much

    Jul 2, 2011
    Milton Keynes, UK
  9. Stinkoman20xx

    Stinkoman20xx

    Oct 19, 2003
    Wish bass will hook you up for under a grand.
     
  10. PlatypusBassist

    PlatypusBassist

    Jun 15, 2011
  11. IronLung1986

    IronLung1986 Supporting Member

    May 19, 2010
    Exeter, NH
    LOL.
     
  12. DaveAceofBass

    DaveAceofBass Supporting Member

    Feb 20, 2004
    Charlotte, NC
    Why anyone needs 9 strings baffles me. Even with two handed tapping you only have 8 fingers to use! I think anything more than 6 is pretty much useless!
     
  13. taylor16

    taylor16 Thank you, Mr. Miner. Supporting Member

    Dec 25, 2012
    USA
    I'd rather just get two basses.