Help with RELICING a Body

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by RATZAX, Jan 2, 2006.



    Oct 23, 2002
    Gales Creek,Or
    I have an SX Bass I want to relic. Does anyone know a website that has some instructions on how to do this.

    Or does anyone have any tips fron actual experience?

  2. jokerjkny


    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PA
    no joke,

    but i heard in the early days of an unamed yet vastly ubiqutious company, they used belt buckles for much of the wear. *shrug*
  3. pilotjones

    pilotjones Supporting Member

    Nov 8, 2001
    Doesn't Fender Custom Shop use (current day) the handful of belt buckles?

    Want to relic your bass? Just tie a rope to it and drag it behind your car for a few miles. Return some videos to Blockbuster or something. Drive home, hose it off and you're done.
  4. Andy Brown

    Andy Brown Supporting Member

    Jul 23, 2004
    Rhode Island
    Founder: Wing Instruments
    For a moment, looking at the thread title looked he wanted someone to replace the lice his bass once had.
  5. Minger


    Mar 15, 2004
    Rochester, NY
    There was a thread a week ago about how to make it look older...

    There were also some amusing posts. Do what Jaco did!
  6. !

    I read the post that EXACT same way.