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A few of our latest progress pics....

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by mikgag, Aug 14, 2003.


  1. mikgag

    mikgag Guest

    Mar 25, 2002
    Just thought I'd share.......

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  2. mikgag

    mikgag Guest

    Mar 25, 2002
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  3. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member Administrator

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    cool, looking good. thanks for sharing :)
     
  4. awsome looking, I can tell mostly from the specs what it is, but could you give us the whole nine yards on it? Electronics as well.
     
  5. mikgag

    mikgag Guest

    Mar 25, 2002
    Which one???:D Our standard electronics is 18 volt EMG DC's with or without a BTC unit. We're doing one with a single Bart and one with custom designed SD's. Every bass is custom ordered so they're all pretty different. We just started producing some basses "to spec" for distribution in several stores here and in the US.
     
  6. takeout

    takeout Supporting Member

    Dec 27, 2002
    Kansas City area
    How are you guys doing your body carving? By hand? Fancy CNC stuff? Router jigs?
     
  7. mikgag

    mikgag Guest

    Mar 25, 2002
    All by hand. Router jigs for the pickups and neck pocket.
     
  8. NJL

    NJL

    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
    very, nice!
     
  9. mslatter

    mslatter

    Apr 8, 2003
    They're all great looking, and there's nothing better than a good "progress" post in my book! The grain pattern on that third bass in the first post is stunning. Looks like Mother Nature grew it just for that instrument.
     
  10. mslatter

    mslatter

    Apr 8, 2003
    Oh, and that second one in the second post looks similar to an original design of my own. What's the waist measurement at its thinnest? Mine's about 6 1/4", which I'm concerned is too narrow.
     
  11. mikgag

    mikgag Guest

    Mar 25, 2002
    that sounds narrow.....I'll try to remember to measure it tonight....
     
  12. takeout

    takeout Supporting Member

    Dec 27, 2002
    Kansas City area
    You guys use those little finger planes or what? How do you keep the curves so consistent between bodies?
     
  13. mikgag

    mikgag Guest

    Mar 25, 2002
    practice:D