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Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 04-18-2016, 01:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,737
Posted By Otto Orraca
The wings for me are the woods that are call the...

The wings for me are the woods that are call the top and back that are attach to the center piece. That is how I call it; I do apologize if it’s not call that way. I asking how are the lows, mids and...
Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 04-17-2016, 09:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,737
Posted By Otto Orraca
Wood tones

I am interested in knowing what sound would this wood combination provide:
Black tiger wings with maple core
Quitted wings with mahogany core
White tiger wings with walnut core
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 06-13-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,458
Posted By Otto Orraca
I have a question. Does a non-matching headstock...

I have a question. Does a non-matching headstock bass, does it make the bass a more unique? I have seen more KS having matching headstock than non-matching.
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 06-13-2012, 01:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,458
Posted By Otto Orraca
My New BSR5WTE

I finally got a Ken Smith bass. This is an amazing BSR5WTE. Ken truly builds amazing basses. I am extremly happy.
Thanks Ken for building such amazing basses.
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 06-05-2011, 11:48 PM
Replies: 570
Views: 243,113
Posted By Otto Orraca
I finally got my dream bass, the old mighty BMT6....

I finally got my dream bass, the old mighty BMT6. I had the privilege to play it today at my church and I was blown away. Amazing instrument, truly a work of art and craftsmanship.
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 07-03-2010, 12:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,774
Posted By Otto Orraca
When I used to owned those two BSR5GN with...

When I used to owned those two BSR5GN with Mahogany core, I didn't had my style of sound and that was the main reason I sold them, I love the KS basses they are build perfectly. when the oportunity...
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 07-03-2010, 09:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,774
Posted By Otto Orraca
I have owned 4 Ken Smith and by some reason, 2 of...

I have owned 4 Ken Smith and by some reason, 2 of them that had the mahogany core it sounded just like the sound that you describe, they were more mids focus. How ever the BSR5GN I have now is Maple...
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 03-31-2010, 03:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,580
Posted By Otto Orraca
oh ok, got it, and Thanks for the Information....

oh ok, got it, and Thanks for the Information. This will help me out
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 03-31-2010, 01:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,580
Posted By Otto Orraca
Need Information on a KS Bass

Can anyone tell me some information about the Ken Smith 20thAnniversary Edition 5 String Bass BO with J's. what is the current street value of this bass. The bass is in mint condition like new. what...
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 03-28-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,968
Posted By Otto Orraca
The lightest Ken Smith Bass

I am saving some cash so I can get another Ken Smith Bass, How ever I need it to be light weight. My last BSR5GN was made with maple and that bass was very heavy. I just play a 20th Anniversary...
Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 12-19-2009, 02:39 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 37,500
Posted By Otto Orraca
one thing I would like to see new is a lighter...

one thing I would like to see new is a lighter weight hardwear. I have own 2 Ken Smith BSR5GN and they were both a little bit too heavy, when I was cleaning both of them, I removed the hardwear for...
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 11-03-2009, 10:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,788
Posted By Otto Orraca
what is the difference from a older BSR5GN to a new one

Is there any difference between a BSR5GN from 1991 and a BSR5GN from now. Beside the Preamp?
Forum: Amps, etc. [BG] 07-27-2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,273
Posted By Otto Orraca
Believe me you can hear the diference in the...

Believe me you can hear the diference in the sound from the George Ls' and the monster cable. I get clarity sound out of the George L's vs I get the standards sound out of the monster cables. This...
Forum: Amps, etc. [BG] 07-17-2009, 10:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,273
Posted By Otto Orraca
The only thing I didn't like about the cable is...

The only thing I didn't like about the cable is that is too stiff. It feels like I am using a TV cable
Forum: Amps, etc. [BG] 07-16-2009, 11:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,273
Posted By Otto Orraca
FS George Ls cable

For Sale 15' of blue George Ls cable. I just got this cable and I didn't like it too much. I will let it go for $21 shipped
Forum: Amps, etc. [BG] 07-14-2009, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,580
Posted By Otto Orraca
Thanks for the adviced and the offer, I am ok,...

Thanks for the adviced and the offer, I am ok, with the plugs. I just need to know what was the right size. Thanks again Ken for the Help.
Forum: Amps, etc. [BG] 07-13-2009, 11:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,580
Posted By Otto Orraca
question on George L's

I'm want to get a set of George L's cables but I don't know what is the right size that I should get. What you all recomend? The .155 or .225
diameter cable?
Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 07-09-2009, 05:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,412
Posted By Otto Orraca
What is the problem with the moster cables, I...

What is the problem with the moster cables, I keep hearing they are bad for the input jack?
Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 07-09-2009, 05:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,412
Posted By Otto Orraca
I thank you for that information I have a better...

I thank you for that information I have a better understanding of them. as Strings goes, what strings would you recomend, I had a set of DR lowriders with a .125 B string that I try on it but I...
Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 07-09-2009, 01:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,412
Posted By Otto Orraca
what are the fuction of the pick-ups top screws?

Can some one explain to me what are the functions of the Allen screws in top of the pick ups? Can they be adjusted and what effects in the sound do you get if it get adjusted?
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 06-26-2009, 02:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,881
Posted By Otto Orraca
The bass is in mint condition, no issue what so...

The bass is in mint condition, no issue what so ever, no ding or scratches
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 06-26-2009, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,881
Posted By Otto Orraca
Question on a price on a used Ken Smith Bass

I have a question on a 2000 Ken Smith BSR5GN, I know some one got one for sale but I don't know if the price is right. He got it for sale for $3200 it looks good. Do you think the price is good or is...
Forum: Smith Basses, Handmade 01-26-2009, 09:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,838
Posted By Otto Orraca
need opinion on a KEN SMITH BSR4J

i need an opinion on this bass KEN SMITH BSR4J, I saw one for $1450. 4 strings and I would like to find out if this bass is good for the price and if this bass is the cheapest of the Ken smith basses.
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