This was seldom played, more of a collector piece as these are no longer in production. I also had a Washburn bass years ago. The guitar has impressive styling that will stand and shine with the music. Beautiful guitar that stays in tune and plays great. Thread starter Garry Parker Start date Jun 19, Buying format see all. Enter your search terms Submit search form.
MarkE Acceptable in the 80s Jun 19, You must log in or register to reply here. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. The pickups are SD ’59 in the neck and Custom Custom in the bridge, which I’ve found is a great pickup for an all-mahogany guitar that just needs a bit of taming in the low end. Great guitar at a cracking price! That’s a great guitar for the price and I have to say that the pickups you have in that are great Same as my PT.
All Auction Buy it now. What’s new New posts New profile posts Latest activity. The ‘Headhunter’ pickups are worryingly good, and it’s another guitar with Buzz Feiten on for the price of a Squier. Results 1 to 10 of Not as heavy as many guitars of a similar shape, which I think is because the body has one or moreacoustic chambers.
Considering the price on the link, I’d say that sounds like a pretty nice guitar for the money.
I particularly like how they get name-brand proper spec hardware etc on their guitars at sensible prices. If you’re looking for something that is the equivalent construction of a Les Paul then you’ll have to pay a bit more for one with a maple cap.
Thread starter Garry Parker Start date Jun 19, By pisces in forum Guitars sries Basses.
I also had a Washburn bass years ago. Comes with hardcase for easy shipping! The guitar is in excellent condition and comes with a padded gig bag see photos.
WASHBURN IDOL SERIES
That’s a great guitar for the price and I have to say that the pickups you have in that are great Same as my PT. I got confused on their web site. Anyone by a Washburn guitar lately??? This is a very rare guitar that looks, plays and sounds incredible.
I could never get the action where I wanted it on the Gibson without some string buzzing. I haven’t tried that model yet but as a player and teacher, I often recomend Washburn guitars to my students or their parents.
I really like the look of this. Up for grabs is a great guitar.
Just wondering if the newer lines are as good as they were back in the 80’s. Buying format see all. Even the udol made in China X Series for example are fairly decent for a beginner or student. We sell them for less than an Epiphone LP Standard, but they are in a different league to those crap buckets by comparison. Because we got them from Washburn as blems we got them at a really low price, so we are passing our savings on to you.
Unsure sreies it works. Some guitar gods you may have missed By capnreverb in forum Guitars and Basses. Enjoy it looks great HNGD.
Matt Black Washburn Idol Wi65 Electric Guitar For Sale in Dublin 8, Dublin from doh
The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don’t know. Skip to main content. So I hope that the situation is different Stateside. Any idea if these are paticularly heavy in weight?? But for what is essentially not a flashy guitar, but isn’t just another copy either, the WIPRO is pretty good value. Buzz Feiten nut for precision tuning Factory Installed.
Washburn should be more widely available Yeah, Im thinking of trying one. The last Washburn I bought was over 20 years ago.
They seem like a great company to do business with. Members Current visitors Swries profile posts Search profile posts. Grover machineheads and Buzz Feiten used to be the preserve of Tom Anderson and the like. I called Washburn and they shipped be a replacement tuner. The only problem with Washburn’s electrics is that they have massive stocking problems in the UK right now, meaning that I currently have none in and the next lot won’t arrive until February!!! More refinements More refinements These have the Parker fretboards and are just a dream to play.
That looks like a great guitar to me. I’ve been looking at the Washburn line of guitars called “Idol Pro’s” They look pretty sweet.
Very nice playing bass, but the stock pickups were thin sounding. Great guitar at a cracking price!