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ebony soundpost

Discussion in 'Setup & Repair [DB]' started by igor kondur, Aug 17, 2004.

  1. igor kondur

    igor kondur

    Jul 28, 2004
    what do you thing about non-sprice soundpost?
  2. I think a few centuries of instrumemnt making speak for themselves; but if you like, feel free to experiment and let us know what happens!
  3. igor kondur

    igor kondur

    Jul 28, 2004
    now I have a SOUNDPOST from ebony wood and tomorrow I "ll get it on my bass...
  4. Holy ****! This a'int gonna work! Let us know!
    I hope you have a pincher type sound post setter, because a stabber type won't penetrate that ebony!
    And I see you're in Russia.........That's great!
  5. Co.


    Sep 10, 2006
    Hi Igor.

    Did it work?
  6. Steve Swan

    Steve Swan

    Oct 12, 2004
    Burlingame, California
    Retailer: Shen, Sun, older European
    Sounds like a great mute to me. Do you live in an apartment with thin walls where volume is a problem?
  7. The American Kay plywood basses had hardwood (Birch?) sound posts. Some think these sounded better in those instruments than spruce posts.