Different types of wood

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by Lenko, Jul 2, 2003.

  1. Lenko

    Lenko Guest

    May 3, 2003
    Slovenia
    Well I just found somebody that would build me a bas I'm after; now I want to know more about types of wood. How does different woods sound? Can somebody paste a short list of types of wood and how do they sound?
     
  2. basstrader

    basstrader Guest

    Oct 22, 2002
    Maple Grove, MN
    Mike Tobias has a couple of articles on his web site about woods and tone.

    Quest for Tone

    and

    Roundtable

    Some interesting reading.