1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  

A zebrawood gecko!

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by Headless Llama, Apr 19, 2010.

  1. __HM__


    Aug 28, 2008
    Cincinnati, Ohio
    id personally tweak it to have some better fret access, but it looks funky. I like!


    Jul 16, 2009
    that's going to be epic
  3. OHSPyro89


    Jun 21, 2009
    Is it just me or does cutting zebra wood smell disgusting?
  4. The layout is just a rough idea. the upper and lower horns will be more contoured. I still need to shape the body.

    Oh, and as for the smell. It sure beats Walnut!!!
  5. Darkstrike

    Darkstrike Return Of The King!

    Sep 14, 2007
    Wow! I love that shape!

    I'd probably stretch that upper horn some, for balance, but man does it look good...

    EDIT: actually scratch that, the horn reaches the 12th dosen't it? I need to get glasses before I comment again.... :meh:
  6. Preety! details?
  7. Murphys Law

    Murphys Law

    May 7, 2009
    Endorsing Artist: SPECTOR® - Stuart Spector Designs, LTD.
    Nice form!
    gonna be killer! :)
  8. Ron Now

    Ron Now

    Sep 3, 2003
    Chicago, IL
    Endorsing Artist: Fuzzrocious Pedals
    Looks familiar...

    Mine has a carvin neck though.

    Also was missing a couple of knobs for awhile.


    Sorry about the rock shot, its the only one I had where you could actually see (well mostly) the whole bass.
  9. John Ruiz

    John Ruiz

    Oct 9, 2000
    Plano, Tx
    Hmm, I love the smell of cutting Walnut! :meh:

    Cool shape. "Little in the middle, but she got much back." :D
  10. yeah John, I like the smell...not the taste! As for the Zebrawood it tastes like zebra poop.
  11. Jools4001

    Jools4001 Supporting Member

    Phew, it's a template! From the first pic I thought you might be making the first ever bass made from Camembert ;)

    Nice shape though, not a bit cheezy
  12. Darkstrike

    Darkstrike Return Of The King!

    Sep 14, 2007
    Use a saw rather than your teeth, clear that right up... :ninja:
  13. Here is the body partially rounded over, I need to finish it... I am going to make the body fully rounded over.


    here is the hardware.

  14. fair enough!
  15. Darkstrike

    Darkstrike Return Of The King!

    Sep 14, 2007
  16. Why is this headed and made of zebrawood? It should be headless and made of llamawood!
  17. If you find me some llamawood then I'll use it!

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.