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#1
i put mine right above my three control knobs, im wondering if theres a better place?
#4
wherever you want it. it's not like it affects your tone.
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#5
Butt end of the body by the strap holder.
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#7
my drummer put his pick holder on the back of the headstock of his old squier bass...


but im still confused as to why theres a question about picks at all in the bass forum...
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#9
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but im still confused as to why theres a question about picks at all in the bass forum...

Yet you don't see a problem with talking about your drummer's picks?
#11
lol lol lol y do u need 2 use picks if u paly bass n00b? lol lol lol

If you have a mid-70s fender, you might be able to stick your picks in the neck pocket.

Otherwise, anywhere that is convenient. The headstock is a good idea, but its a long reach.
#13
I stick it between the pickup and the body, sometimes.

edit: whoa...
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#14
Oh it's a bass forum.
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#15
The best place to stick a pick holder on your bass? I wouldn't know - I play bass with my fingers like a man.
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#17
I usually slide a couple into my wrist band. Not that conveinentt, but I don't plan on breaking picks constantly...or using them constantly, for that matter. Only when needed.
#18
I don't use a pick as such i use one on those things you put on your finger. this makes it easy to switch between pick and fingers.
#19
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I don't use a pick as such i use one on those things you put on your finger. this makes it easy to switch between pick and fingers.

I saw some guy do a crazy Latin-sounding solo with those things. It makes me wish I didn't suck so much at using them.
#20
I have a mic stand clippable pick holder and that's what I use. It's super convenient and I needn't go fishing for a pick if I need one.
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#21
If there's a mic stand available, Fitz's idea really works the best and is the most convenient.

IF your a female bass player a bra strap makes a convenient place to stick your picks, but I think there's only 3 other regulars on this forum that would find that a useful concept, so I am going to just say get a mic stand pick holder and be done with it.
#22
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If there's a mic stand available, Fitz's idea really works the best and is the most convenient.

IF your a female bass player a bra strap makes a convenient place to stick your picks, but I think there's only 3 other regulars on this forum that would find that a useful concept, so I am going to just say get a mic stand pick holder and be done with it.


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#23
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that was funny. my dad doing it the other day wasn't. it was a dare, but still. eww.
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#24
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that was funny. my dad doing it the other day wasn't. it was a dare, but still. eww.


I don't get it...what was funny? I'm such a giant kink in the loop
#25
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Boyce did look rather lovely in that frock...
#26
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I don't get it...what was funny? I'm such a giant kink in the loop

smb had a picture of a woman in his avatar.
we were all kinda disappointed when we figured out it was really him dressed up. you tease, Boyce!
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#27
well even tho slash plays guitar he puts them on the side of hsi headstock with a piece of tape XP but id go mic stand, and my strap has a strap for it XD
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#28
hmm. on double sided tape on the back of the neck. as a bonus, you get that jaguar feel.
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#29
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smb had a picture of a woman in his avatar.
we were all kinda disappointed when we figured out it was really him dressed up. you tease, Boyce!


Oh...I guess being the kink kinda has it's pros....
#30
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microphone stand.

I agree, mic stand and a bit of duct tape is the way to go. You can stick your poxy pick holders up your arse.
#31
Up your A**! Picks are for n00bZ (lol, Don't take this seriously, I use a Pick mainly)

But seriously, I hold one between my teeth, but I reckon maybe above the stings, like above the neck pickup of a Jazz, That's just my Opinion, Mic Stand sounds Good.

Edit: Dammit, Jimmy RH7 beat me to the Joke! Ah well...
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#32
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I don't use a pick as such i use one on those things you put on your finger. this makes it easy to switch between pick and fingers.


I do the same
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#33
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#34
at this thread

I just put picks on the top of my amp.

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#35
i got one of those springloaded ones and put it on my strap. on the end nearer the bridge. but tbh i dont play with a pick much anyway.
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#36
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For subtlety i'd put it behind the headstock.


Bingo

although i bluetacked a plectrum to my volume knob lol
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#37
I put my pick holder on the face of the BBE Sonic Maximizer in my rack case.
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#38
Mine's on the back of my headstock. If I weren't concerned with looks, and I really actually needed it, I'd put it near the knobs, though. I rarely switch between finger-style and pick-style within a song, so convenience isn't that terribly necessary.

Side-note: what picks do you use?
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#39
Either teeth, amp, or pocket. Occasionally on the side of my watch as it has holes in it barely big enough for a pick.
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#40
Can you put them in between humbuckers like with guitars?
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