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    Hi all- just found out I need a lefty bass... I have a brand new Gretsch Electromatic Pro Jet lefty guitar, maybe other stuff like a Marshall JVM205h head)) or possible buy... let me know, thanks

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    Damn right, you do! Bass is fun!
    I don't have anything to sell, but based on your budget and the tone you are going for, I might be able to make some recommendations.

    My first recommendation is to join up at http://www.leftybassist.com You will get a ton of great advice there. Being in Massachusetts, you will definitely want to talk to paulo, tim and screambasses. They are great guys who will be glad to help you out.

    Later!
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    Mexican J bass, or a mid range Ibanez sound gear will serve you well

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    thanks guys, I'll check those out

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    Don't make the mistake I made of getting a BC Rich Warlock bass like I did many years ago... it's a piece of crap.

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    Jesse- which one do you like better?

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    I would go with a Fender Jazz over just about anything, but I love the jazz bass sound.

    Oh, and I would not go with a P-bass because you can get pretty close to a P-bass sound by using the neck pickup on the jazz, but you can't get anything like the jazz bass sound out of a P-bass.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DaveGH View Post
    Jesse- which one do you like better?
    I think my Jazz bass is overall superior to the soundgear, but I love the body/neck of the soundgear line. Fender Mexico stuff is great quality for the price.

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    Thanks, theres a used gear place near me with a Fender American deluxe jazz bass (1999) I could probably get for 825.... and GC has a MIM jazz bass for 300 but they scare me and lie about true condition....

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    Quote Originally Posted by DaveGH View Post
    Thanks, theres a used gear place near me with a Fender American deluxe jazz bass (1999) I could probably get for 825.... and GC has a MIM jazz bass for 300 but they scare me and lie about true condition....
    But they (G/C) have a 30 day return policy on used gear ... you risk the shippiing costs, but can return to your local store

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