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

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

  1. 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
    If you can't decide between a 5er or a 4er, you get a double-necked bass with each.
  6. Mikebass6


    Apr 25, 2007
    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 Supporting Member

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


    Jun 15, 2011
  11. IronLung1986

    IronLung1986 Supporting Member

    May 19, 2010
    Exeter, NH
  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
    I'd rather just get two basses.