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=The Warwick Streamer Club=

Discussion in 'Bass Guitars' started by FunkyMan, Apr 1, 2008.

  1. Florin

    Florin Warwick Forum Administrator Staff Member

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    Classic!
     
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    Once again, congrats brother Hoggles! She’s a Blonde Bombshell Beauty! :D I sold my longest partner of 23 years (which I thought was gonna stay with me throughout my life), my ‘94 SSII5 after I got my 2015 SSII5 earlier this year. I never thought that would happen. IMO, the Custom Shop MB basses are that good! :cool:
     
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  3. Hoggles

    Hoggles Supporting Member Good Vibe Sponsor

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    Thanks so much, Rehan! Yeah, I'm REALLY loving this bass. So glad I did the swap. Some may question getting rid of a vintage Streamer for a modern one, but I agree with you...these new ones are indeed, that good. No doubt worth it in this case. Now I'm contemplating swaping out my '04 Thumb for a "new" one. Though I'd have to find a smokin' deal on a recent Thumb, to make it worth while. Incredibly, I only had to shell out a few hundred extra to make this swap. That made it an easy decision :)
     
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  4. jester

    jester ocdemon Moderator

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    What a bass, enjoy!
     
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  5. DicerosBicornis

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    Break into the thread!
    1990 year, afzelia pommele body,all stock electronics replaced by seymour duncan, and I think its great!

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    Hoggles Supporting Member Good Vibe Sponsor

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    I don't recall seeing many pommele grains on early SSII's. Very nice!
     
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    DicerosBicornis

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    Thank you very much! Yes, I also did not see a similar grain on the early models.
     
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  8. schlobodan

    schlobodan Warwick Streamer Specialist Good Vibe Sponsor

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    pommele was standard when ss2 was introduced basically all 88 models are pommele
     
  9. Hoggles

    Hoggles Supporting Member Good Vibe Sponsor

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    Oh cool. I hadn't noticed that before. Looks like '87 SSII's were more straight grain, non-dapple and like you said...I see some '88's with the dapple grain. As always, thanks for the Streamer info :)
     
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  10. Rehan

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    Well mates, she has arrived and she is as magnificent as I imagined! A Custom Shop Streamer LX 5 in Bleached Rose Stain High Polish that was built in December 2014 to be displayed in the Warwick booth at the 2015 NAMM Convention. It’s hard for me to believe that I have 4 and 5 Streamer LX basses that were both displayed in the Warwick booth at separate NAMM shows. I have named the 5 Rosie and the 4 Violet. :p The Masterbuilt basses are truly amazing and I consider myself very fortunate to be the proud owner of these basses. :cool::)

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    PaulS Supporting Member Good Vibe Sponsor

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    Omg man you have some amazing Wicks now
     
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  12. Rehan

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    Thanks Paul! :) I feel very fortunate / lucky to have them. The right deals just came along at the right time. ;)
     
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    Hardy Good Vibe Sponsor

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    That’s why I own a Reverso, a Streamer 8 string and now a Corvette. Be warned, Rehan: the right deals keep on coming! :D
     
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    Hoggles Supporting Member Good Vibe Sponsor

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    I forgot where I was looking the last few days, but I saw this pic from the '15 NAMM show. I think this is probably your Rosie... :)

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    And of course another cool thing about these NAMM Wicks, is they are among the first of each model to have the next year's upgrades/changes. Rosie is somewhat unique with a 2014 serial and the wooden tuners and truss cover introduced for 2015 :D
     
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  15. Rehan

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    Lol! :p:D Thanks for the warning Hardy!
     
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    Oh nice, thank you for finding and sharing that Hoggles! :) It surely must be Rosie in that pic! :D I actually thought the previous owner may have upgraded to the wooden tuners because I thought 2014 models didn’t have them. Although according to the serial number Rosie was made in December. Nice to see that the wooden tuners are actually original from the factory. :)
     
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    Guys, I just remembered I have a couple pics of my other newcomer, Violet the 2016 Streamer LX 4, that were snapped at the 2017 NAMM show. By the way, I have no idea who the guy that’s holding her in the pictures is...Lol.

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    Needs to be cleaned up. #myfirststreamer

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    I just picked up my first Warwick this weekend. 2009 Warwick $$ natural finish. I’ve never played a bass this comfortable and sound is amazing.
     
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    Congrats and welcome to the forum! Love my $$
     
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