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Warmoth body finish questions

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by KINGPIN_88, Apr 5, 2014.

  1. KINGPIN_88


    Mar 20, 2014
    Hey TB fam,

    I am in the process of building a warmoth and I have a question. I am building a Swamp ash body with quilted maple top with a honey burst finish. The neck is going to be wenge with a black ebony fretboard. My question is should I get the back of the warmoth the same honeyburst color or should i get it a transparent brown color and add a natural wood binding on the top? Any suggestions are appreciated.
  2. drewfx


    May 14, 2009
    I have a Warmoth HB ash guitar I recently completed and I can say that HB + ash looks fantastic.
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  4. KINGPIN_88


    Mar 20, 2014
    I was thinking about doing HB ash with quilt maple or all ash
  5. StuartV

    StuartV Out of GAS!! Supporting Member

    Jul 27, 2006
    Bristow, VA
    The natural mask body binding does look really sweet. This is a Warmoth bodied bass that I built a couple of years ago.

  6. I would leave the back clear and put the $$ into the binding.

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