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BODY WOODS

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Gregory Bruce Campbell, Jun 3, 2004.


  1. Gregory Bruce Campbell

    Gregory Bruce Campbell

    Apr 14, 2002
    Helena, MT U.S.A 59602
    BEE basses, Morley pedals
    I am curious as to what many of you believe, the most common body wood is in the entire history of the bolt on fretted bass?
     
  2. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    toms_river.nj.us
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    I'd gather that it's Alder... but with the way they bang out stuff over seas... maybe Basswood :)

    I'm sure Ash, Poplar and Mahogany are all up there too.
     
  3. PasdaBeer

    PasdaBeer

    Nov 2, 2002
    Santa Rosa California
    SandStorm Designs
    ash and alder...most fenders and fender knock offs use it

    they use maple alot for necks and accent woods

    mahog, and basswood used a lot to,