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Home Depot Box Bass

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by shrimpflea, Jul 20, 2012.


  1. My 2 string home made box bass using a Home Depot box, popular neck, bolt tuners, duct tape and weed whacker line. It's a shoddy, hastily built instrument but it sounds pretty good.
     
  2. spaz21387

    spaz21387

    Feb 25, 2008
    Portland oregon
    sound clips
     
  3. If you don't mind me asking, why didn't you go with 4 strings? It seems like the neck would be wide enough. I could be dead wrong...

    Oh, and sound clips. I would live to hear this puppy
     
  4. Soon as I figure it out I'll try to get some up.
     
  5. Went with 2 strings for simplicity....but yes the neck is wide enough for 4...in fact the neck is way too wide....it's very uncomfortable to play, don't know what I was thinking....need to modify or replace it.
     
  6. wong99

    wong99

    Jun 6, 2012
    This needs to be posted on the tread about quality.
     
  7. SDMFJay

    SDMFJay

    Jan 27, 2011
    just need a straw hat and long toothpick. awesome.
     
  8. Ouch!
     

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