stand up bass/double bass info

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Vodka Frenzy
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stand up bass/double bass info

Postby Vodka Frenzy » Sun Oct 21, 2012 4:50 pm

hey.

ive been wantin one of these for a few years now,.Any info about some double bass' for sale at good prices or how easy it is to make one? dick dynamite, how much was yours? where etc
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Re: stand up bass/double bass info

Postby Dead Kid » Tue Oct 23, 2012 4:14 pm

"So you think you're floating in mint sauce son"

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Re: stand up bass/double bass info

Postby Dick Dynamite » Wed Oct 24, 2012 7:40 am

That thread's not entirely true anymore.

These days I use Innovation Silver Slap strings and a K&K Rockabilly Pickup/preamp.

The strings set ya back about $140, pickup maybe $400. I have an even cheaper/shitter bass now though, haha.


Still stand by my original comments though - buy a cheap piece of shit bass and some sandpaper, modify the bridge yourself and get good strings/pickup.


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