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Bass Central New Arrival MTD 8-24-07

Discussion in 'Bass Central' started by Michael777, Aug 25, 2007.


  1. Michael777

    Michael777

    Feb 22, 2006
    General Manager: Bass Central
    MTD 535 Dark Cherry Sunburst over Maple Burl, Poplar Body,21 Frets, Wenge/Wenge neck/fingerboard, Matching Headstock,Matching Truss Rod Cover , Hard Case.

    535DCSBWWMH2.
     
  2. remo

    remo

    Jan 15, 2005
    that makes me weak at the knees...
     
  3. avid

    avid born lefty

    Jun 22, 2005
    Ashland, Oregon USA
    Michael,

    Is there much of a tonal difference between a Poplar/maple wenge/wenge and an Ash/maple wenge/wenge? Two basses side by side plugged in and played; could anyone but a golden ear hear the difference? I like the way the Ash looks but who goes around showing the back of their bass? Okay... when I get into the portion of my act where I play with my teeth and behind my head it might show.:D
     
  4. yum
     
  5. Michael777

    Michael777

    Feb 22, 2006
    General Manager: Bass Central
    To Be absolutely simple about this, Poplar will be a little Warmer tonally than Ash, and is much more similar to Alder which has a Moderate Attack and Smooth Decay yielding an Even balanced tone with Well Defined Lows and clear highs.
     
  6. skb5string

    skb5string Supporting Member

    Jun 3, 2007
    Clinton Township, MI
    OH My..... :) Now thats a looker!
     
  7. Mojo-Man

    Mojo-Man

    Feb 11, 2003
    :cool:
    It will be mine?
    !!!!!!GAS!!!!!!!
     

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