SX100B review by Rogue

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  • Overall Impression: 2
  • Reliability & Durability: 4
  • Action, Fit & Finish: 2
  • Features: 2
  • Reviewer's score: 2.5 Junky
  • Users' score: 4.5 (22 votes)
Rogue: SX100B
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Purchased from: Musiciansfriend.com

Overall Impression — 2
I play emo, punk, metal, anything like that. This is sorta like a P-Bass, which is a good match for what I play. Anyway, this sucks, just save yourself the trouble, and don't buy it. If your looking for a first bass, just get a Squier P-Bass or an Ibanez. Anything but this!

Reliability & Durability — 4
I do have to admit, of all the times I dropped it, it held up ok but I'd never gig with it. If that was the only bass I had at the time, I'd cancel the gig and get a new one.

Action, Fit & Finish — 2
It all sucks, the strap-buttons wouldnt hold anything. The split coil pickup usually is a thumping deep tone, but this one was empty and souless.

Features — 2
On paper this looks like a lightweight P-Bass, boy I wish I got a P-Bass. The neck has 24 frets and it's very fat. The body is lightweight and somewhat durable. The price was why I bought it. I'd only reccomend it to someone on a very tight budget.

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