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Franken Bass Design

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Stephen S, Dec 29, 2003.


  1. Stephen S

    Stephen S Member

    Apr 10, 2002
    San Bernardino, CA
    I'm turning my johnson into a frankenbass. Painting it black and im gonna have florescent green knobs. Th only problem im having, is how I'm going to design the pick gaurd, I want a Frankenstein cartoony head for the pickgaurd but I'm not very good at drawing, could someone draw something up for me?
     
  2. Stephen S

    Stephen S Member

    Apr 10, 2002
    San Bernardino, CA
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    Like that guy but a side view with him looking at the ground
     
  3. Something kinda like this?

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  4. tplyons

    tplyons

    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    FYI: Fluorescent green knobs are increasingly hard to find, I was going to rebuild a hot pink Kramer Stryker like Vai's Jems with black pickguard, pink pickups and green knobs. Guess what...the knobs go for around $60.00 per set. :eek: Ouch.
     
  5. Stephen S

    Stephen S Member

    Apr 10, 2002
    San Bernardino, CA
    that pic kicks butt, I plan on buying some plastic knobs and spray painting them green
     
  6. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    Krylon, no runs, no drips, no errors!
    I remember the old Johnny Bench commercial.:D
     
  7. Stephen S

    Stephen S Member

    Apr 10, 2002
    San Bernardino, CA
    I think that will be the last part of the bass I have done. It is going to be expensive to get someone with skill to paint it, and I don't want to blow cash on pretty instead of function and overall sound.