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Veneer?

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by PatitucciJ, Nov 10, 2012.

  1. PatitucciJ

    PatitucciJ

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    As I was working on my bass today, I was thinking about veneer. I had a crazy though and wanted opinions on it. Would it be possible to veneer a fret-board to create a solid, smooth surface? Just an idea..... :bassist:
  2. reverendrally

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    Yes. Jap fender copies often came with such thin boards they were literally just veneer...
  3. Smilodon

    Smilodon Supporting Member

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    If you do this, make sure your "base" is sanded to the correct radius and that it's perfectly smooth. There isn't much room for leveling on a piece of veneer.

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