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alder body with wenge top?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by SgtKoi, Feb 21, 2008.


  1. SgtKoi

    SgtKoi

    Oct 27, 2007
    Hi,

    How would that sound? Funky, deep, and with good highs?


    Thx


    Roy
     
  2. SgtKoi

    SgtKoi

    Oct 27, 2007
    bump
     
  3. ehque

    ehque

    Jan 8, 2006
    Singapore
    Like the player.
     
  4. Colonel_Claypoo

    Colonel_Claypoo Steve Harris nut

    Oct 24, 2007
    Germany
    hey folks,

    can anybody guess what this wood combination might sound like?
     
  5. Triad

    Triad Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jul 4, 2006
    Europe
    Luthier - Prometeus Guitars
    I had an Ash bodied bass with Wengé top. The top will only affect the sound if it's pretty thick. Soft woods would certainly get some nice tone influence with a hard wood top of at least 1/4".
    It's still Alder, but it will have a bit of extra presence on the top end, probably.
     

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