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    On my screen it looks like it hovers somewhere between blue and green. It's not quite teal, but in that general range. It may be different in person.

    SR5 H, SR4 H (x2)

  2. #17

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    I have a candy apple green bass and always get compliments on it. I am surprised green is not more popular.

    Maybe people are still traumatized by that pea soup green/lime/yellow (Heinz) of many years ago and have since eschewed green!

    SR5 H, SR4 H (x2)

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    I am a big fan as well of the Charging Green colour. There will always be colour options that are more popular than others. Music man has always been good at offering quite a few interesting options to choose from, that go beyond the standard black, red, and blue.

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    Quote Originally Posted by five7 View Post
    It is well liked here in Colorado.
    We're talking about basses.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CaseyBall View Post
    Generally American people find green to be the least attractive car color, so I guess that must extend to guitars.
    Interestingly, Green is the 2nd most preferred color among men, and 3rd most preferred among women.
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    Also, my dream was always to get my Camaro back to its original color. I think Citrus Green is simply the coolest.
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    I miss that Camaro, loved driving it out to Montano de Oro when I live in SLO.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wim Laven View Post
    I have two Dargies, the next bass I buy will likely be Charging Green, the other green basses are unlikely to become available ...

    At this point I can't imagine owning a bass that isn't green.
    I have the Dargie I, II and an Emerald Green! However, I'm all about the Sterlings, so I wish they would start offering the newer finishes on those instead of just giving the Stringrays love.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wim Laven View Post
    Interestingly, Green is the 2nd most preferred color among men, and 3rd most preferred among women.
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    I am not sure I believe that chart. It's unusual to see red so low.

    SR5 H, SR4 H (x2)

  8. #23

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    Maybe there was a Dargie Delight 3 appearance in the BFR NAMM room this past Jan..
    "Scott Moreno"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dargin View Post
    Maybe there was a Dargie Delight 3 appearance in the BFR NAMM room this past Jan..
    Oh, snap! Can't wait to see that!
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  10. #25

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    Quote Originally Posted by the explode man View Post
    I have the Dargie I, II and an Emerald Green! However, I'm all about the Sterlings, so I wish they would start offering the newer finishes on those instead of just giving the Stringrays love.
    Ya I was kinda hoping they would have introduced the Charging Green option for the Stingray guitar as well.

  11. #26

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    I am really loving the Charging Green. I need a backup for my Stingray, right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Smallmouth_Bass View Post
    I am not sure I believe that chart. It's unusual to see red so low.
    I was looking for a different study that I recalled about green being the most popular color for children, but I couldn't find it. I thought it might explain something about green bass enthusiasts like myself.

    This is where that graphic came from, not a great methodology, but 1,695 responses is a reasonably large study. Results | What's your favorite color?

  13. #28

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dargin View Post
    Maybe there was a Dargie Delight 3 appearance in the BFR NAMM room this past Jan..
    Ut Oh...

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  14. #29

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    Quote Originally Posted by mmbassplayer View Post
    Ut Oh...
    Ut Oh... is right... Maybe I really need to wait longer than I thought before ordering anything new..

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    That's about a year away..Don't wait THAT long.
    "Scott Moreno"

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