The Pictorial Encyclopedia of
Tom Petersson's Basses
Part 3: The Chandler 12-String Basses
Tom began using Chandler Royale basses in late 1995 or early 1996.
Tom's Original Chandler Royale 12-String Bass
12-String Bass with White Headstock and Pickguard
This bass was delivered to Tom in late 1997 or early 1998.
Vampire Tom at a concert on Halloween
Blue Pearl finish
This bass was delivered to Tom in March of 2000
It was donated to the Hard Rock Cafe in Tokyo, Japan in 2006.
Green Pearl finish 12-String Bass
This bass was delivered to Tom in
July of 2001.
Tom has stated that this is the best sounding Chandler 12-string bass.
Metal Flake Candy Apple Red 12-String Bass with White Headstock and Pick Guard
Delivered to Tom in December of 2001
Tom wasn't really happy with the color of this bass and it was subsequently sold.
Back stage at a Cheap Trick show