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Alembic products

Re: Alembic cars.
lbpesq - Yesterday at 06:34:06 PM - I beleive the Elan and the Europa were named after the Lotus Elan and ...

Re: Alembic cars.
Zut8083 - Yesterday at 03:50:35 PM - Jon-hey, it happens.Adriaan- that's clever, very clever.  I ...

Re: Alembic cars.
adriaan - Yesterday at 03:43:30 PM - This is actually a Kia Elan ..

Re: Alembic cars.
FC Bass - Yesterday at 03:37:24 PM - Bill: I did a cut 'n paste from the product page: http://www.alem...

Re: Alembic cars.
edwardofhuncote - Yesterday at 03:27:25 PM - I'm waiting for someone to post an Europa, Elan, or Spyder. You k...

Re: Alembic cars.
lbpesq - Yesterday at 03:15:57 PM - You mean the connection is that this license plate has an HX and one c...

Re: Alembic cars.
jwright9 - Yesterday at 12:59:22 PM - I still don’t get it either.

Re: Alembic cars.
adriaan - Yesterday at 12:30:09 PM - A Series instrument has two SC1 single coils and an HX dummy humcancel...

Re: Alembic cars.
lbpesq - Yesterday at 12:28:03 PM - Having lived through the Vietnam era, I just can't understand cal...

Re: Alembic cars.
adriaan - Yesterday at 11:59:10 AM - You're reading too much into it (and Flip already broke the code)...

Re: Alembic cars.
jwright9 - Yesterday at 11:53:41 AM - Wait , I know!You spent all your money on your Alembic basses, so all ...

Re: Alembic cars.
jwright9 - Yesterday at 11:52:25 AM - Quote from: adriaan on Yesterday at 11:50:54 AMNot damage, but outpour...

Re: Alembic cars.
adriaan - Yesterday at 11:50:54 AM - Not damage, but outpouring from above, slightly toasted.

Re: Alembic cars.
lbpesq - Yesterday at 11:47:35 AM - Is it the slight damage mark to the right of the KIA logo?  In ce...

Re: Alembic cars.
adriaan - Yesterday at 11:44:01 AM - Ah, you had to go and Spoiler it all ... 

Re: Alembic cars.
FC Bass - Yesterday at 11:40:51 AM - Alembic SC‑1 4 + HX? :-)

Re: Alembic cars.
adriaan - Yesterday at 11:38:12 AM - I'll let you agonize a little longer.

Re: Alembic cars.
jwright9 - Yesterday at 11:37:04 AM - What is in plain view? The front of a car?

Re: Alembic cars.
adriaan - Yesterday at 11:17:34 AM - Quote from: jwright9 on Yesterday at 11:15:12 AMWhat are we looking at...

Re: Alembic cars.
jwright9 - Yesterday at 11:15:12 AM - What are we looking at? Is there a sticker somewhere to be seen in tha...

Re: Alembic cars.
adriaan - Yesterday at 11:12:57 AM - Stealthy ...

Re: Alembic cars.
serialnumber12 - Yesterday at 07:16:01 AM -   both my babies carry this patch.

Owning an Alembic
Troubleshooting


Re: Weird sudden back-bow on Essence 5
gtrguy - Today at 03:40:14 PM - I had this happen once with the 1996 Stingray that I gig with a lot. T...

Re: Weird sudden back-bow on Essence 5
tomhug - Today at 12:51:57 PM - Quote from: David Houck on Today at 11:15:27 AMNot only can such a cha...

Re: Weird sudden back-bow on Essence 5
David Houck - Today at 11:15:27 AM - Not only can such a change be the result of seasonal changes in humidi...

Re: Weird sudden back-bow on Essence 5
tomhug - Today at 10:54:41 AM - Quote from: jwright9 on Today at 10:40:13 AMMy Martin acoustic just di...

Re: Weird sudden back-bow on Essence 5
jwright9 - Today at 10:40:13 AM - My Martin acoustic just did the opposite. Last time I played it a mont...

Re: Weird sudden back-bow on Essence 5
tomhug - Today at 10:32:15 AM - Quote from: jwright9 on Today at 10:20:21 AMloosen both truss  ro...

Re: Weird sudden back-bow on Essence 5
jwright9 - Today at 10:20:21 AM - loosen both truss rods another quarter turn.

Weird sudden back-bow on Essence 5
tomhug - Today at 09:57:01 AM - I have an Essence 5 which has been getting a lot of playing time with ...

Owning an Alembic
Serial Number / History Requests


Re: (x) History request for 86E3959
Cort Hondo - Yesterday at 02:37:39 PM - Thanks for the info Mica. I was wondering if it had a stereo output ja...



Re: (x) History request for 88SC4949
jwright9 - Yesterday at 11:13:05 AM - I see. Thanks for the clarification.

Re: (x) History request for 86SC4949
mica - Yesterday at 11:01:46 AM - Eh - I go by the number, the year isn't really part of the serial...


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Gigs


Re: Me and my bass in Live condition
soflbass - Yesterday at 10:20:12 AM - Nice picture and beautiful bass!

Swap Shop and Wish Lists
Seen on craigslist, eBay, and elsewhere


Re: This is really kinda great. Who wants a Theramin??
Zut8083 - Yesterday at 06:53:49 PM - I appreciate the suggestion of the lil' Theramin, Joe.  I th...

Re: This is really kinda great. Who wants a Theramin??
tx196059 - Yesterday at 04:48:14 PM - Thanks Zut! It is heart warming to see someone unable to communicate, ...

Re: This is really kinda great. Who wants a Theramin??
Zut8083 - Yesterday at 04:01:38 PM - OH, THAT'S COOL!

Re: This is really kinda great. Who wants a Theramin??
Zut8083 - Yesterday at 04:00:34 PM - Tx196059-Dude, you are brilliant.  My wife comes from a very musi...

Re: This is really kinda great. Who wants a Theramin??
tx196059 - Yesterday at 12:29:25 PM - The new ones are a nice improvement, and are a lot cheaper. They are a...

Re: This is really kinda great. Who wants a Theramin??
Zut8083 - Yesterday at 12:13:38 PM - Do y'all think this is just an attempt to cash in on the Moog nam...

Re: This is really kinda great. Who wants a Theramin??
jon_jackson - Yesterday at 06:55:01 AM - I have one of the newer models (antenna, no plates). It certainly wasn...



Re: 1975 John Entwistle Series 1 at Bass Direct UK !!
bazzer - Today at 11:17:24 AM - Not to be overly critical, but this bass is first referred to by the s...

Re: 1975 John Entwistle Series 1 at Bass Direct UK !!
edwardofhuncote - Yesterday at 09:17:39 PM - It happened. The Tiran Porter bass escaped without a number stamp, tho...

Re: 1975 John Entwistle Series 1 at Bass Direct UK !!
elwoodblue - Yesterday at 08:10:26 PM - yumm, So much 'The Zebrawood'.

Re: 1975 John Entwistle Series 1 at Bass Direct UK !!
tx196059 - Yesterday at 07:48:27 PM - "There is no serial number which is common for artist built instr...

1975 John Entwistle Series 1 at Bass Direct UK !!
acoustic1 - Yesterday at 07:40:29 PM - A real piece of history !!http://www.bassdirect.co.uk/bass_guitar_spec...

Swap Shop and Wish Lists
For Sale & Trade


Re: Several basses 4 sale - Persuader 4 and 5, Elan 5, 2 Brown Basses Stanley Clarke
edwardofhuncote - Yesterday at 09:30:57 AM - That body is a variation on the later (I think post-1985) Distillate p...

Re: Several basses 4 sale - Persuader 4 and 5, Elan 5, 2 Brown Basses Stanley Clarke
adriaan - Yesterday at 09:27:28 AM - It's a Persuader, but with plenty of upgrades. (Would you want to...

Re: Several basses 4 sale - Persuader 4 and 5, Elan 5, 2 Brown Basses Stanley Clarke
jwright9 - Yesterday at 08:44:37 AM - From what you guys are saying it sounds like the ONLY thing about this...

Re: Several basses 4 sale - Persuader 4 and 5, Elan 5, 2 Brown Basses Stanley Clarke
jwright9 - Yesterday at 07:46:07 AM - Serial number classifies it as a Persuader. That is all I am trying to...

Re: Several basses 4 sale - Persuader 4 and 5, Elan 5, 2 Brown Basses Stanley Clarke
gearhed289 - Yesterday at 07:36:33 AM - That is definitely a Distillate body. Standard Persuaders have a Spoil...



Re: 2008 Brown Bass (Stanley Clarke) w LEDs - MINT
jwright9 - Yesterday at 09:24:25 PM - Sold. 



Re: WHAT ARE YOU LISTENING TO NOW?
cozmik_cowboy - Today at 04:22:09 PM - Chet and Leo covering Santo and Johnny.Peter



Re: My New Grab 'n Go Pedalboard
lbpesq - Today at 03:52:59 PM - Sorry for the long delay, Rob.  Just saw this.  Yes, TB4575....



Re: Bass rig is so important to getting the right sound!!
jazzyvee - Today at 04:42:54 PM - Just got home from a gig where the backline didnt arrive before the fe...



Re: Is There A Doctor in the House?
cozmik_cowboy - Yesterday at 08:58:36 AM - Look into the FMLA thing further; as I understand it (from being marri...

Re: Is There A Doctor in the House?
edwardofhuncote - Yesterday at 07:45:07 AM - Quote from: Zut8083 on May 24, 2018, 07:12:48 PMDude, that sounds awfu...



Re: Teach your children well
cozmik_cowboy - Today at 04:34:17 AM - As #1 son's in-laws helped found Sacramento, I don't see him...

Re: Teach your children well
edwin - Yesterday at 09:14:09 PM - We'll return. We all love NoCal.

Re: Teach your children well
cozmik_cowboy - Yesterday at 04:03:56 AM - Too bad we weren't there at the same time, Edwin; four of us woul...



Re: Robert (Bob) Moog Birthday !!
benson_murrensun - Yesterday at 10:53:36 AM - I absolutely love my Lab Series L5 amp, designed by Moog. I have had f...



Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
acoustic1 - Today at 06:14:26 AM - a few more,1. Zirocote (Central and tropical South America)2. Honduran...

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
pauldo - Today at 04:44:18 AM - Nature surely is a wonderous artist.  Such beauty.

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
cozmik_cowboy - Today at 04:37:29 AM - Is there a "Wood Bank" section at Larrivée's site? ...

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
edwin - Yesterday at 09:13:23 PM - These are amazing photos!

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
acoustic1 - Yesterday at 01:53:34 PM - Here are a few more,1. Honduran Mahogany ,2. Brazillian Rosewood,3. fr...

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
acoustic1 - Yesterday at 01:06:43 PM - Thank you Rob, & Jwright,I am fairly certain that wood is  Da...

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
jwright9 - Yesterday at 01:04:03 PM - I saw the tree wizard too! Very cool.

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
dead_head - Yesterday at 12:32:25 PM - I love all the beautiful pics. I especially like the first pic in this...

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
acoustic1 - Yesterday at 09:17:29 AM - I really can picture a nice "balance K" series bass in this ...

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
acoustic1 - Yesterday at 09:12:24 AM - Hey Peter,Here is the original listing for the one you mentioned ,http...

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
acoustic1 - Yesterday at 09:11:17 AM - Thanks again Jwright,I will post a few more,

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
jwright9 - Yesterday at 09:10:11 AM - WOW! Gorgeous!

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
acoustic1 - Yesterday at 09:03:17 AM - Thank you David ,I will most definitely leave Harvey Weinstein out of ...

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
cozmik_cowboy - Yesterday at 09:02:23 AM - I keep looking at the second pic in the second post and thinking "...

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
5a quilt top - Yesterday at 08:12:06 AM - Whew...when i saw the header, I thought this was going to be another H...

Re: World’s Most Expensive Wood !!
acoustic1 - Yesterday at 07:46:52 AM - Thanks Edwin, Love that,  the smell of God,  Yea, it's ...



Re: More strange thoughts
Zut8083 - Today at 02:45:42 PM - Other distant relations in music/entertainment-Kenny and Steve RogersD...

Re: More strange thoughts
the_home - Today at 07:13:49 AM - Robben and Mark Ford

Re: More strange thoughts
rv_bass - Today at 06:45:44 AM - The Ramones!

Re: More strange thoughts
cozmik_cowboy - Today at 06:41:21 AM - Quote from: lbpesq on Yesterday at 07:13:43 PMBarry/Robin/Maurice and ...

Re: More strange thoughts
rv_bass - Today at 04:09:06 AM - Phil and Grahame Lesh (not siblings, but related)Chris and Oliver Wood...

Re: More strange thoughts
lbpesq - Today at 12:54:47 AM - The Andrews Sisters and Julie AndrewsBing and David CrosbyThe Lennon S...

Re: More strange thoughts
Zut8083 - Yesterday at 11:48:19 PM - *Carmine and Vinny AppiceNow this is getting difficult without trying ...

Re: More strange thoughts
Zut8083 - Yesterday at 11:01:10 PM - Michael and Tito JacksonMichael and Janet JacksonMichael and LaToya Ja...

Re: More strange thoughts
edwin - Yesterday at 09:12:35 PM - Billy and Whitey Bulgar. Oh wait, that's a different arena altoge...

Re: More strange thoughts
David Houck - Yesterday at 08:35:40 PM - Rick Wakeman's kids.

Re: More strange thoughts
Zut8083 - Yesterday at 08:26:58 PM - Maybe,*Bob Weir and James Parber*Ray and Dave Davies (Post Kinks)*Djan...

Re: More strange thoughts
David Houck - Yesterday at 08:22:51 PM - There's Dan and Frankie Toler, but they didn't really have s...

Re: More strange thoughts
David Houck - Yesterday at 08:04:39 PM - Oteil and Kofi Burbridge

Re: More strange thoughts
David Houck - Yesterday at 07:55:44 PM - Jimmy and Tommy Dorsey.

Re: More strange thoughts
pauldo - Yesterday at 07:43:41 PM - Otis, Dexter and Otis III Redding

Re: More strange thoughts
David Houck - Yesterday at 07:33:24 PM - Tommy Emmanuel and his brother Phil, who died just yesterday.

Re: More strange thoughts
David Houck - Yesterday at 07:24:07 PM - The Wooten brothers.

Re: More strange thoughts
David Houck - Yesterday at 07:16:04 PM - Jimmy Heath, Percy Heath, and Albert Heath.

Re: More strange thoughts
lbpesq - Yesterday at 07:13:43 PM - Yea, Peter, I was surprised you missed the Santanas and the Kaukonens....

Re: More strange thoughts
hieronymous - Yesterday at 07:02:59 PM - Sylvester & Frank Stallone? That's all I could come up with -...

Re: More strange thoughts
cozmik_cowboy - Yesterday at 06:49:59 PM - If I'm not mistaken, Bill, you edited just as I hit quote (adding...

Re: More strange thoughts
cozmik_cowboy - Yesterday at 06:47:47 PM - Quote from: Cort Hondo on Yesterday at 06:21:26 PMI can think of Edgar...

Re: More strange thoughts
lbpesq - Yesterday at 06:37:10 PM - Carlos and Jorge (Malo) SantanaJorma and Peter KaukonenPeter and Chris...

Re: More strange thoughts
Cort Hondo - Yesterday at 06:21:26 PM - I can think of Edgar and Johnnie Winter. Michael and Rudolph Schenker ...

More strange thoughts
cozmik_cowboy - Yesterday at 05:22:44 PM - Yes, I spend entirely too much time staring out a windshield with noth...