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Lefty five string jazz, what are the options?


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#1 uk_lefty

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Posted 04 January 2017 - 08:06 AM

Without custom ordering and spending under a grand what are our options? Do the KSD basses still get produced? I've seen SX but they're a bit lower range than I'd like. Schechter? No idea if they're worth the cost... Any others?
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Posted 04 January 2017 - 08:15 AM

Sire v7 ?
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Posted 04 January 2017 - 09:03 AM

Would be interesting to compare a KSD to a Sire
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Posted 04 January 2017 - 10:45 AM

Sires get a lot of love ...
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Posted 04 January 2017 - 11:34 AM

The Sire V7s are indeed the canine testes, but do they make lefties?

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Posted 04 January 2017 - 12:18 PM

View PostRich, on 04 January 2017 - 11:34 AM, said:

The Sire V7s are indeed the canine testes, but do they make lefties?
Yes they do, and in loads of colours :)
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Posted 05 January 2017 - 10:37 AM

I have a lefty Sire very nice bass I had the frets leveled and it plays with
a nice low action, I have owned a KSD 4 string Jazz was OK but the sire has a better sounding
active onboard preamp I would go for the sire

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Posted 05 January 2017 - 03:54 PM

View PostBonin-in-the boneyard, on 05 January 2017 - 10:37 AM, said:

I have a lefty Sire very nice bass I had the frets leveled and it plays with
a nice low action, I have owned a KSD 4 string Jazz was OK but the sire has a better sounding
active onboard preamp I would go for the sire

Thank you!
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Posted 07 January 2017 - 08:10 PM

I would get a lefty Sire. Thomann stock them.





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