There are long scale versions which are fairly rare and therefore might be worth more if you decide to move it on. The Gibson EB-3 is an electric bass guitar model produced by the Gibson Guitar Corporation.. I would like to try an SG but sadly, as I live in the middle of nowhere, it will be difficult to find a guitar shop within a couple of hours drive. I restrung the sg with rotos as kind of a joke, turns out the bass sounds amazing with the rotos! Page 2 of 2 < Prev 1 2. 26 watching. Tap to unmute. Der Gibson EB-3 ist ein von 1961 bis 1979 hergestelltes E-Bass-Modell des US-amerikanischen Musikinstrumentenherstellers Gibson Guitar Corporation. Dec 6, 2014. Its tied with my birdsong as to witch bass is my favorite of the 5 i presently own! Videos you watch may be added to the TV's watch history and influence TV recommendations. I can get close because I use my fingers in the same way but now I would like to invest in a Gibson bass and see if I can really get it right. Almost, luckily. Definitely the 3 - more versatile as Lozz says, and worth very much more - $1500 for a ‘70 model is a hell of a bargain if it’s mainly original and in a playable state, Edit - The 3 is the long scale version whereas the 0 is standard short scale, which obviously is also a major factor depending on your preferred scale length. Gibson SG Standard Bass, EB 0, EB 3 Body: Mahagoni Hals: Mahagoni Griffbrett: Palisander Mensur: 30,5 “ Elektrik: 2x Vol. Oct 2, … × Hi Beate, I have been playing bass since I first saw Andy Fraser with Free back in 1968 and have taught myself nearly all of his bass lines. Ive a Limited Edition Custom Shop EB-3, it has a 3 position rotary switch, dot neck, Jan 91 serial number, short scale, and set neck. The SG bass. I did a bit of reading when in the market for one recently. SG Bass: Epi EB-0 vs Epi EB-3 vs Gibson Worn SG Bass? 1 month ago. You're signed out. Not necessarily, there are short scale EB-3s, too. Coz none of them are like the other. Watch later.   Your link has been automatically embedded. Thank you, that sounds like good advice. Plus of the course the depthless knowledge on here was invaluable. Der E-Bass erinnert wegen seiner Korpusform an das Gibson-E-Gitarren-Modell Gibson SG und wird daher auch SG-Bass genannt. If not do a YouTube search on each and try and make the judgement on the sound that each makes. Shopping. I've upgraded an EB0 with a new pickup and a new bridge. The Gibson EB3 bass came about as a companion bass model to the newly designed Les Paul (SG shape) guitars. Der Gibson EB-3 ist ein von 1961 bis 1979 hergestelltes E-Bass-Modell des US-amerikanischen Musikinstrumentenherstellers Gibson Guitar Corporation. Man kann den Schalter auch nicht so schnell verstellen, da es ein Drehschalter ist, der einrastet. Upload or insert images from URL. This version, along with the Epiphone EB-3, was discontinued in early 2020 as a part of a major reimagining of the Epiphone brand and lineup. ), Gene Simmons Said “any equipment will do and will get the job done”. My sg (2014 satin special) has the mini thunderbird alnico in the bridge position. I really liked that tone, limited as it was, but... Thread by: Orpheus55, Aug 25, 2017, 0 replies, in forum: Basses [BG] Thread Replacement lightweight tuners for EB0. In theory the EB3-L should be more versatile, but in practice the EB0 might turn out to be exactly what you are looking for. Gibson SG Bass vs. Epiphone EB-3 (featuring Nick Maffei) Watch later. As an As an Compare prices and shop Gibson EB-3 Bass Guitars on Reverb.com. bo47 Gibson EB-0 vintage bass Used but not abused, plays great, sounds great All original bass. EB0 vs EB3 Sidewinder. Do you think the SG will be able to mimic the old EB3 plonky sound when I want it to? Looking for a lightweight and easy to play bass for a beginner? The EB-3 is more versatile with the two pickups, but the switching is a bit non-standard. gibson eb-3 vs. eb-0 Sign in to follow this . 1972 US zone 1 prices (June 1972, September 1972) were: EB0/ EB0L $365 (rising to $385 in October 1972); EB3 / EB3L $425 (rising to $450 in October 1972) The shortscale versions, the EBO and EB3 are shown. Der E-Bass erinnert wegen seiner Korpusform an das Gibson- E-Gitarren -Modell Gibson SG und wird daher auch SG-Bass genannt. If playback doesn't begin shortly, try restarting your device. Copy link. But I have read that the combination of the short scale and the pickup set up (although no one seems to remember how he set them up) will give me the deep, woody tone but with each note clear and discernible. 1972 Gibson EB-0 Bass Guitar through Roland Cube Amp. The obvious starting point would be a new SG but I wonder how different tonally they are from the EB3. If playback doesn't begin shortly, try restarting your device. It was launched in 1961, first being shown at the NAMM show in July of that year, for general release soon afterwards, with a launch price of $285. By Cool Dude, December 20, 2020 in Bass Guitars. I had an EB-3L and don’t feel it gave me more options than a single pickup EB-0 would. or Best Offer. And please note: its pole peaces are meant for the wider string distance of 7enderish basses - so the pickup itself will fit into the cavity (or not, in case of Gibson's modern SG basses). There is a very small nick in the upper most part of the fingerboard above … Mit dem Wahlschalter wählt man zwischen den großen, den kleinen oder Mix. I’m not particularly up on Gibson basses but I think the 3 is more versatile due to having two pickups so that might be a factor. I would be grateful for any advice. 1x Ton, Toggleswitch Pickups: 1x Gibson Lead SG Bass, 1x Gibson Rhy SG Bass Gewicht: 3,94 kg Baujahr: 2006 Zubehör: orig. Question re: EB-0/EB-3 bass choke 3 replies Thread viewed 3823 times; [started by luckylarry] eb0 to eb3 10 replies Thread viewed 5498 times; [started by jules] A Jackplate for 1970 EB-3 ? Completely different pickups. Origins and history. Personally, the short scale is part of what I like about the EB vibe, so I'd be more into the EB-0- but that's me. SG Bass: Epi EB-0 vs Epi EB-3 vs Gibson Worn SG Bass? Is the sidewinder pickup in the Epiphone short scale EBO the same as the one in the Epiphone EB3? Info. The current Gibson SG basses have a very different sound from the old Gibson EB-3 IMO. I can't remember the details, but there are chokes and things involved in some of the selections which reduce low end. Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by KoalaBass, Jan 23, 2012. Introduced in 1961, the EB-3 (based on an earlier model, the EB-0) was one of the bass guitar equivalents of the popular Gibson SG.It was produced at Gibson's plant in Kalamazoo, MI. Bearing in mind the ample low end put out by earlier Gibsons, that could just as likely be a good thing as bad, depending on what you're after. Info. Tap to unmute. Cool Dude, December 20, 2020 in Bass Guitars. Gold Supporters see zero ads! For Sale: Bass Guitar Strings and Accessories, The TB Bazaar: Gear For Sale from our Sponsors, For Sale: Double Bass Amps, Strings & Accessories, Wanted: Bass Guitars, Amps, and Accessories, Wanted: Double Basses, Amps & Accessories, Vintage VS4 ReIssued Bass Guitar ~ Cherry Red, (You must log in or sign up to reply here. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. Shopping. 2021 Let's listen to full albums this year. Powered by Invision Community. Gibson's EB-3 bass guitar was released in 1961 and was produced through 1979, sporting the familiar sharp double-cutaway solid body similar to the SG. Copyright © All the good names are taken ltd. Display as a link instead, ×   Your previous content has been restored. You might consider removing the adjustments screws and glue in a steel rod of 0.25"x0.25". You're signed out. :-) I have a black Epiphone EB-0, I would like to replace the pickup, the pots and capacitor, as well as the machine heads.. Vorheriger Beitrag Vorheriger Beitrag: Framus FG 14 FV. EB0 / EB3 vs. SG Re-issue Bass. However his tone still alludes me. Thank you for your support! Page 3 of 3 < Prev 1 2 3. It has to be whichever you enjoy playing the most- if you can try them both that is. Up Next. .. and re-soldering to keep the phase of the coils correcty. AFAIK, the Gibson mudbucker had Alnico magnets (please correct me if im wrong), while the ARTEC has ceramic magnets. Mit dem EB-3 stellte Gibson dem beliebten EB-0 Bass im Jahr 1961 eine longscale Modell-Variante zur Seite, die neben dem beliebten Design des kleinen Bruders noch mit einen zusätzlichen Bridgepickup punkten kann. Anyone else here have one? One of the bands I play with is a Free cover band and above all music I love this the most. But, yes, the extra pickup at the bridge extends the tone palette. Looking for an inexpensive bass to add some new sounds to your collection? A caveat: some buyers report receiving the Artec with no hum-bucking function, a problem solved - if I remember correctly - by flipping the magnets. Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by KoalaBass, Jan 23, 2012. The EB-0 fathered two variations. Hi, Im new here, so first off hello! Paste as plain text instead, × ), AFAIK, the Gibson mudbucker had Alnico magnets (please correct me if im wrong). Vintage 1969 Gibson EB-1 Violin Bass Electric Bass w/ Original Case & Endpin. Check out the soundclips too. If you don't need or want that then there is less to 'go wrong' with an EB-0. Ive had the EB-0 Epi, and shes been fine, but not the best in tone. It’s down to scale preference really. Vintage Cimar Ibanez EB3 SG Bass Lawsuit Japan 1975 no Gibson Vintage Cimar EB3 Lawsuit Bass Made in Japan 1975 Cimar war die zwillings Marke von Ibanez in... 350 € Have a closer look at a 1972 EB0, a 1972 EB3 or a 1972 EB3L. 1961 Gibson EB-3 Cherry Red, First year ofproduction, 1 & 11 / 16 inches wide at the nut, Rare original pickup withblack cover & bridge position mini humbucker, All nickel parts, Great lowaction! This bass has a broad range of tones. I own an SG bass and while I love it and will never get rid of it, it is definitely the worst bass I've ever owned, especially for the money: This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register. It's probably worth Googling the switching so you know what you're getting on that front. The Epiphone EB0, Epiphone EB3, Gibson EB0, Gibson EB, or Gibson SG Bass? The trouble is a 1960's EB3 (which is what he played) is £4k and I don't want to spend that much unless I feel confident it will get me what I need. Variants. S.F.Sorrow. Copy link. Case Zustand: leicht gebraucht Preis: 990,- € Beitrags-Navigation. I play thru a Markbass 1x12 and really enjoy the tone. TalkBass utilizes technology from Skimlinks that may give us a small affiliate commission on purchases made via links on our site. If you have a look at this page for the EB3 and this page for the EB0 you will see that the design of both changes other the years, and while knowing which year your basses you are considering were built helps, you really need to play the actual ones (or ones with exactly the same spec) in order to know which one is going to suit you. Most Gibson EB3s and EB0s are short scale.   Pasted as rich text. Sorry for the late reply - Corona almost lead me to stap making music. By Share. Habe auch mal den kleinen Bruder angespielt, man hört den Unterschied von geleimt(EB-3) und geschraubt (EB-0) deutlich und geht zum Gunsten des geleimten Halses. If playback doesn't begin shortly, try restarting your device. 10 replies Thread viewed 10461 times; [started by cornishmusic] Problem whith mecanics Schaler for EB-0L 3 replies Thread viewed 1158 times; [started by BowiePop] Sunburst EB0 in the UK 3 replies Thread viewed 2591 times; [started by jules] EB0 help please 7 replies Thread viewed 2361 times; [started by bassnoob] 1969 EB-0 Tone Control Operation? For blues-rock it was great though! I am looking to buy a gibson eb bass I found a 1970 eb-3L for $1500 and I found a 1969 eb-0 for $1200 which should I buy? A 2015 would round out the lineup nicely. £224.50 postage. Reply to this topic; Start new topic; Recommended Posts. Clear editor. Aug 15, 2020 #21. £4,261.77. We can not see any sign of a headstock repair. My wife feels I already have too many. Epiphone currently produces an EB-0 which is similar to the late '60s version of the Gibson EB-0, but with a '70s-style three-point bridge and a bolt-on neck. Copyright © All the good names are taken ltd. 0 replies Thread viewed 2154 times; [started by stts64] replica handrests for EB2, EB3 9 replies Thread viewed 5190 times; [started by jules] Value on 1975 EB-3, 60's EB-3 vs. 70's EB-3, etc.   You cannot paste images directly. Followers 3. gibson eb-3 vs. eb-0. Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by KoalaBass, Jan 23, 2012. You can post now and register later. Share. We are talking about an EB-3L, so this particular one is definitely long scale. The Epiphone EB3 is long scale. Im a big fan of dr strings, however, i actually use rotosounds on the gibson. original soft case Notes: there is overspray on the back of the neck that was done a long time ago. 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