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Bass Body Re-Finishing

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by By-Tor, Jun 17, 2001.


  1. By-Tor

    By-Tor

    Apr 13, 2000
    Sacramento, CA
    I have bass body that needs to be re-finished. I would like to have a nice green translucent finish. Does anyone know where I can get this done w/ quality.
    Any help would be appreciated.
     
  2. What I would do, and have done, is call local privately owner auto body or bike shops that do custom painting. Ask them if there was any time that you could have them spray it with color/clear coat, and how much it woudl cost you? All I did before hand was sand the body and get it all primed up for them. You can always ask them what they need you to do. I hope this helps.
     
  3. I had a work done by Pat Wilkins and it came out beautiful. He is the man. He's done work Tom Anderson, PRS, Sadowsky, Shecter, etc, etc. He's super easy to deal with. Tops in the business and that's a quote from guys like Terry McIntuff, Sadowsky, etc. http://www.wilkinsguitars.com/
     
  4. By-Tor

    By-Tor

    Apr 13, 2000
    Sacramento, CA
    I checked out the Wilkins site and thats what I was looking for.
    Thanks for your help. It's much appreciated.

    Gotta love this forum.
     
  5. eric atkinson

    eric atkinson "Is our children learning "Is our teachers teachin

    Feb 4, 2001
    Joplin,Missouri
    Y^eah i work at a aouto body custom shop! We have done many guitars before! The main painter does alot of really cool airbrush work! Take it to a aouto body shop!