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New shuker.

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by LayDownABoogie, Nov 3, 2012.


  1. LayDownABoogie

    LayDownABoogie

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    Jan 3, 2012
    Almost on its way home. Can't wait to play it. How do you think she looks ?

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    Specs:

    Shuker bolt on custom 4 string.
    34 inch scale
    24 frets
    40mm nut width
    20.5mm neck width at 1st fret
    22.5mm neck width at 12th fret
    19mm string spacing at bridge
    Maple/wenge laminated neck
    Birdseye maple f/board
    Medium fretwire
    Swamp ash head veneer
    Black veneer between headstock and facing
    Brass nut
    Satin neck lacquer
    2mm black side dots
    Swamp ash body
    Swamp ash bookmatched facing drop top
    Black veneer between facing and body
    Polyester base coat
    Satin lacquer top coat
    EMG pickups (dc/cs)
    Shuker 3 band active circuit 18v
    Schaller bridge
    Black hardware
    Shuker hardcase
     
  2. dasto

    dasto Supporting Member

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    Sep 15, 2007
    Location:
    Switzerland
     
  3. JACink

    JACink

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    Mar 9, 2011
    Location:
    Spain
    Simple but elegant! Nice.
     
  4. Phillip Jordan

    Phillip Jordan

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    Sep 13, 2008
    Location:
    Oklahoma City
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  6. bubinga5

    bubinga5

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    Jun 6, 2006
    Location:
    cheltenham(UK)
    live just down the road from his shop in UK and have played a few of his basses... they are epic... it gets said all the time of luthiers, and J Shuker is no exception.... amazing instruments.. are they delano's?.... lot of love on "basschat " for shuker basses...
     
  7. smperry

    smperry Moderator Supporting Member

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    Location:
    Long Island, NY
  8. hip63

    hip63

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    Sep 14, 2010
    OOHH COOL!!! EMG DC at the bridge and EMG TW at the neck with what appears to be a 3 band EQ, should sound awesome! :bassist:

    hip63 :p
     
  9. LayDownABoogie

    LayDownABoogie

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    Jan 3, 2012
    Specs ! Of course... Edited.
     
  10. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Total Hyper-Elite Member Gold Supporting Member

    Joined:
    May 6, 2000
    Location:
    Groom Lake, NV
    Disclosures:
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    Looks great. Classic.
     
  11. SoVeryTired

    SoVeryTired Endorsing nothing, recommending much Supporting Member

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    Jul 2, 2011
    Location:
    Milton Keynes, UK
    Great-looking bass, really clean and simple in appearance.
     
  12. LayDownABoogie

    LayDownABoogie

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    Jan 3, 2012
    Just down the road eh. Awesome. I live on the opposite side of the globe. Yeah I checked out a lot of his builds on basschat. A LOT of happy customers. I went for EMG's.
     
  13. basslayer

    basslayer Supporting Member

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    Jan 3, 2008
    Location:
    New Brunswick, NJ
    Looks great. I love swamp ash. Interesting battery compartment.
     
  14. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

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    Sep 16, 2002
    Location:
    Below Ground, Detroit area
    Wow! Congratulations!
     
  15. LayDownABoogie

    LayDownABoogie

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    Jan 3, 2012
    Thanks all for your comments.
     

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