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5 Exotic Wood choices for a Custom Build.

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by campbems, Jan 13, 2018.


  1. campbems

    campbems Supporting Member

    Jun 20, 2013
    Jackson
    I’m getting ready to commission a Custom Build through Devon Smullen and have narrowed it to a few different top woods. The body will be a Mahogany or Alder with Ebony fretboard. What does the TB world think of these top woods and what would be the better top?


    Afzaila Burl
    ED6FAE31-D45C-40C2-8FFF-38DB51FFF1DB.

    Flamed Redwood
    23033604-616E-4F7B-9142-17079B05504C.

    Amboynia Burl
    928C210A-1BBF-497B-BC22-E284542556F7.

    Buckeye Burl
    3D37D623-F02B-4E7A-BDD5-75811BD4AFFF.

    Highly figured Cocobolo
    C5DB2B1D-F8D1-4B03-A8B0-F92FAD9DF636.

    Buckeye Burl
    691821B6-0B95-4488-BCAB-4ED99D38CF55.
     
  2. Gorn

    Gorn Supporting Member

    Dec 15, 2011
    Queens, NY
    Cocobolo.
     
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  3. BassBuzzRS

    BassBuzzRS

    Oct 18, 2005
    Norway
    poll?
     
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  4. UNICORN BASS

    UNICORN BASS

    Feb 10, 2016
    Michigan USA
    Cocobolo, and Redwood.
     
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  5. campbems

    campbems Supporting Member

    Jun 20, 2013
    Jackson
  6. Steve88

    Steve88

    Mar 27, 2014
    Rochester, NY
    Cocobolo or redwood.
     
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