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carvin b4 bass kits

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by falsefiction1, Sep 25, 2005.

  1. has anybody made one? how does it sound? which options did you get? got any pictures?
  2. Joe Boom

    Joe Boom

    Jun 25, 2004
    I used to have one. I added the humbucker and active electronics with and Ash body. It was very harsh sounding. I cut through 3 guitars but was very limited in tone.

    The kit was fairly easy to assemble. I liked the quality of the everything except the tone.
  3. I have a B4 that was made at the factory, if you'd like to hear about that

    or are you only interested in hearing about the kits
  4. sobie18


    May 5, 2002
    Shaw AFB, SC
    I built a BK4F fretless that plays like a DREAM! I love to playbthat sucker! I definitely recommend.

    I am currently building a BK5 right now with the humbucker in the bridge position. So far, so good.

    Definitely easy to understand and build. Give it a try.
  5. WoodyG3


    May 6, 2003
    Colorado, USA