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Current Projects-Obscene #of pics

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by Grant Bass, Nov 21, 2012.

  1. Grant Bass

    Grant Bass

    Oct 14, 2010
    so these are well under way, not alot of documentation; just took my first photos while prepping for finish so ya;
    give ya a rundown on what your lookin at then just put a bunch of pics :D
    first is a 5 stringer
    sp.cedar body spalt/quilt maple top
    7 pc neck curly maple/purpleheart
    palisander fingerboard

    The second is a 6 fretless
    1 piece gen. mahogany body
    mac ebony board
    13 pc neck; cant remember, cant count em all in pic
    mostly purple heart and maples
    i tried to spruce it up with some ebony accents where i could; neck plate thingy inlay, LED spot jack input, and the little semi circle is a thumb rest (little smoother n harder)
  2. gene beauchamp

    gene beauchamp Supporting Member

    Jul 15, 2012
    Nice work!
  3. Grant Bass

    Grant Bass

    Oct 14, 2010
    thank you
  4. suldanna


    Oct 19, 2010
    Hey Grant, nice looking work there. The shop is looking awesome as well.

    Take care,
  5. Chef FourString

    Chef FourString

    Feb 4, 2011
    Very nice, sir. Looks great. An art I wish I knew.


    Jun 20, 2011
    i imagine others have asked this, but I'm seeing a lot of basses with a "scarf" at the scarf joint. (No pun intended.) How did you insert that black piece in there? is it just an additional piece you throw in there when gluing your scarf joint?

  7. Grant Bass

    Grant Bass

    Oct 14, 2010
    thanks so much;
    hey dalton, good to see ya round here (Suldanna handmade)
    ya its just pieces stuck inbetween during glue up

    thanks for looking