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Construction class started/time to make my own bass!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Macbeth56, Jan 5, 2005.

  1. Well i just started in construction class.. and I have talked to me teacher. I am soon to start making my first bass.
    I remember not too long ago, a kid on here made his own bass with his grandpa, and he was in the newspaper, and i remember his bass looking really nice and stuff. I was wanting to do like a 5 string, neck through (i think thats what it is called) bass.
    something sorta like taht wood wise. what would i do for the fretboard? i'm probably making it fretless. if someone can link to me to a site where it shows like picture to picture instructions on how to make a bass sorta like that. thank you guys so much, everytime i run into a problem, it is answered fast and easy here.
  2. ha well maybe not this time.
  3. Stax


    Dec 19, 2004
  4. you should honestly quit playing bass, and start making more jokes like that last one. then you could be a full time comedian!
  5. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    Thats signature quote worthy. LOL. You made this cynic laugh :)
  6. haha thanks. i try
  7. Stax


    Dec 19, 2004
    Lighten up, jeez.
  8. pierce

    pierce freethinker

    May 25, 2000
    San Francisco, Ca