Dean, Squier, Ibanez, ESP (LTD Version of course), Baja, SX (very very nice for the price, extremely nice).
Here's some links to check out. They should help you alot:
www.half.ebay.com www.amazon.com www.rondomusic.net - for SX bass, and some other awesome basses for cheap www.musiciansfriend.com www.zzsounds.com www.samash.com
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