Ibanez BTB Freless 5 and 6string Fretless Released

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  1. crg123

    crg123 SS.orgLocalArchitect

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    I just thought I'd share this with my fellow BTB lovers. I recently bought the premium version but man, for anyone looking for fretless this is an amazing deal! It's too bad they're not making an more 7 string BTB's though, I really wish I had a chance to play one...

    Ibanez BTB676F Fretless 6-String Bass | Musician's Friend

    Ibanez BTB675F Fretless 5-String Bass | Musician's Friend

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    Can one of the mods please fix my spelling mistake on fretless if you have a moment? I got too excited and apparently key smashed instead of typing. Thanks guys :)
     
  2. ixlramp

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    At last fretless BTBs! I would prefer an unlined ebonol fingerboard but this is excellent. I have actually been thinking of defrettng my BTB676.
     
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    next they need to do a unlined ebony board and on the 7-string model too
     
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    The Ibanez GWB series is one of the best fretlesses I've ever played in my life. I'll be very interested to check these out.
     
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    So AFTER I fretless convert mine they make one? Screw you, Ibanez...
     
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    yingmin Parker ├╝ber alles

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    There was a time when I would have been very excited about this. It's still cool, it just doesn't affect me personally. And yes, it should be unlined ebonol.
     
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    Agreed! I love mine!

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    What the haaayy-oul.

    I need to check these out, badly. Been jonesing for a fretless as of late - shame that the BTBs dont come in an optional standard 16.5mm spacing. Love my Btb555 to bits but I could give some of the slap and pop-space up for extra stringskipping-speed.
     
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    It's a freaking scandal these are not sold in Sweden. That is an instant pick one up for anyone not wanting to spend the big cash on a GWB1.
     
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    hi, noob here...am waiting on my btb675f to be delivered today...in the meantime single cut lovers, dig this.
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