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Flying V

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by Hella_Groovy, Feb 2, 2005.


  1. Hella_Groovy

    Hella_Groovy

    Aug 31, 2004
    Richmond Va
    Hey guys, heres the project I have in mind. I want a flying V bass, but the only ones I've seen are Epi's, so I want to build my own that will be basically a Fender Jazz Bass in every sense but the appearance. Since Warmoth will probably want $350 at least to cut one, I'd rather cut it myself. My question is, how do I do this using the available 14" x 20" (approx.) body blanks? Thanks!
     
  2. baji-naji

    baji-naji

    Jan 21, 2005
    Rampart guitars in Canadia make/sell V bodies and iirc they're a lot cheaper than 350 unless you want something really exotic.