Any Idea's as to wood and bass ?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by ZenBass, Aug 31, 2005.

  1. Just a thought, but you could ask the seller maybe?
  2. Phil Mastro

    Phil Mastro

    Nov 18, 2004
    That seems kinda suspicious to me... the seller says it's a 4-string, but where the bridge is, there are 5 holes for ferrules...

    As for the body wood, I have no clue what it is, I'd need a closer shot to be able to tell.
  3. paintandsk8

    paintandsk8 Pushin' my soul through the wire...

    May 12, 2003
    West Lafayette, IN
    probably just screw holes, not ferrules.

    And the wood is going to be impossible to identify because it is stained and finished as well as a small pic.
  4. JimmyM

    JimmyM Supporting Member

    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Ampeg Amps, EMG Pickups
    Looks like ash or maple to me, but with that staining, who knows?
  5. The five holes ARE for bridge screws.

    The wood looks more like basswood than ash or maple. Same stuff many basses are made of.

  6. Lo end PUNCH

    Lo end PUNCH

    Jan 28, 2005
    The body is a Jay Turser prototype. Its probably alder. There are some 4 string versions aleady completed on ebay. The new ones dont look bad, just no 5 strings.