Current Projects-Obscene #of pics

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by Grant Bass, Nov 21, 2012.


  1. Grant Bass

    Grant Bass

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    so these are well under way, not alot of documentation; just took my first photos while prepping for finish so ya;
    give ya a rundown on what your lookin at then just put a bunch of pics :D
    first is a 5 stringer
    sp.cedar body spalt/quilt maple top
    7 pc neck curly maple/purpleheart
    palisander fingerboard
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    The second is a 6 fretless
    1 piece gen. mahogany body
    mac ebony board
    13 pc neck; cant remember, cant count em all in pic
    mostly purple heart and maples
    i tried to spruce it up with some ebony accents where i could; neck plate thingy inlay, LED spot jack input, and the little semi circle is a thumb rest (little smoother n harder)
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  2. gene beauchamp

    gene beauchamp Supporting Member

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  3. Grant Bass

    Grant Bass

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  4. suldanna

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    Hey Grant, nice looking work there. The shop is looking awesome as well.

    Take care,
    Dalton
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  6. Chef FourString

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    Very nice, sir. Looks great. An art I wish I knew.
     
  7. ILLINOX

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    i imagine others have asked this, but I'm seeing a lot of basses with a "scarf" at the scarf joint. (No pun intended.) How did you insert that black piece in there? is it just an additional piece you throw in there when gluing your scarf joint?

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  8. Grant Bass

    Grant Bass

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    thanks so much;
    hey dalton, good to see ya round here (Suldanna handmade)
    ya its just pieces stuck inbetween during glue up

    thanks for looking
     

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