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Fretless Neck-Need Help!

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by action510, Dec 12, 2002.


  1. Hey im doing reserch on building a six-string fretless bass. This will bemy first time building anything, so im sort of lost. I've drawn up my design and everything, but im totally lost on how to make a neck, the bridge and nut, and wiring the electronics. If anyone can help me out or jsut give me a really godd website i wouldapreciacte it greatly. thanks
     
  2. Zon Bass

    Zon Bass

    Jan 20, 2002
    Dallas, TX
    http://www.mimf.com

    The Musical Instrument Makers Forum.

    The best place for all things pertaining to lutherie.
    Once you become a member (which is free), you can access all of the old discussions, which will answer prettymuch all of your questions about everything
     
  3. Suburban

    Suburban

    Jan 15, 2001
    lower mid Sweden
    1 Get a book. (Koch, Hiscock)
    2 Read the book, mark the "watch it!" parts.
    3 Get the material and start building.
    4 Make all the mistakes in the book.:rolleyes:
    5 Invent a few more.:eek:
    6 Finish your bass and be happy:D
     
  4. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE
    Hmmmm...

    Maybe we need a luthier's corner FAQ!
    :D

    JP