Your benavente SC5 :)

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Impulsee, Nov 23, 2003.

  1. I am really interested in benavente SC5's. I have been looking around and i can't find much info on them. I have pictures, but how much are they??~?? anyone have a sound clip??~?? are they sweet??~?? TELL ME :)

    (the picture is like the one I want)

    - w00t
  2. Bass7755

    Bass7755 Supporting Member

    Oct 27, 2000
    Roanoke, Va.
    The pic you posted is my SC5!:)
    It has lots of extras, like a full Buckeye
    top, wood pickup covers, Flamed Maple f/b
    and Abalone block inlays. It was pretty
    expensive. I ordered mine from Brian Barrett
    at the Lowend (he will show up shortly;))

    Its a great bass. Its loaded with J S Tech
    pickups and the Benavente 3 band preamp.
    It can go from a modern to a vintage type
    tone (just what I was looking for). The
    slim neck may not be for everyone but I
    got used to it pretty quick.

    Overall...its great playing, sounding
    and in my opinion its pretty cool looking bass.:D
    Probably the best thing about this bass is how light it is and how it balances on a strap. I can play this bass for hours without any should
  3. how much was it??~??

    - w00t
  4. Bass7755

    Bass7755 Supporting Member

    Oct 27, 2000
    Roanoke, Va.
    It was a rather expensive purchase. Brian or
    one of the other dealers can get you a price.
    You can check out the web site too.

  5. ohhh i got ya, you dont wanna let out how much yours was. cool cool.

    - w00t