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I HAVE WON a bassguitardesigncontest!!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by emielow, Aug 25, 2005.

  1. emielow


    Jan 18, 2004
  2. tiredman9


    Aug 15, 2005
    New York
    i like the headstock and pickups. But im not really feeling the body but the neck looks ok. Also the 3 band EQ should be pretty nice with that pickup arrangement. Do you get a free one cause you designed it? :cool:
  3. emielow


    Jan 18, 2004

    only 1 is build for me! (as far as i know)

    and, it was a designcontest, you cannot win with a standard jazzbass design...
  4. tiredman9


    Aug 15, 2005
    New York
    very true...I like the cut away part by the controls. you should get your name on the headstock or at the 12th fret :p
  5. I'd want my name inlayed down the entire fretboard
  6. emielow


    Jan 18, 2004
    eow = my name, Emiel Oude Wesselink
  7. emielow


    Jan 18, 2004
    and i get this bass..
  8. Vorago

    Vorago (((o)))

    Jul 17, 2003
    Antwerp, Belgium
    Hehe, zalige bas, proficiat met het winnen van de wedstrijd :) :D
  9. rusty


    Mar 29, 2004
    I'm not quite digging the pointy ends, but congrats anyway!! It's always thrilling to win something... let alone a bass design contest where they actually build the bass for you!! :hyper:
  10. Lo end PUNCH

    Lo end PUNCH

    Jan 28, 2005
    Man that is so cool, I wanna get into a design contest, hey maby us TB'rs should have one, if it's allowed :ninja: Hey, i'm a wannabe luthier anyways. :bag:
  11. NJL


    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio

  12. Congratulations.

    That is ugly though.
  13. I like it! Is it going to be that color? What woods will be used? What pups? MORE INPUT!
  14. emielow


    Jan 18, 2004
    ash body, maple neck, rosewood fingerboard

    pickups are also windmill custom, pre-amp i don't really know, i guess also windmill, ets bridge, 24fret, schaller tuners, thats about it.
  15. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Endorsing Artist: Elixir® Strings
    You should get an Inlay like JT's. With something like a flame from the nut and body. I think that'd look cool.
  16. Selta


    Feb 6, 2002
    Pacific Northwet
    Total fanboi of: Fractal Audio, AudiKinesis Cabs, Dingwall basses
    Congrats. It's not my kinda thing, but it looks different! I just don't know about the playability of it when sitting :p.

    How long did it take, and what was your inspiration?

  17. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Indianapolis, IN

    Wow that's pointy, make sure you don't hurt anybody with it.
  18. akuma12


    Aug 25, 2003
    Sarasota, FL
    I really do like that :) It's not quite so "rawk-star" as some of the other shaped basses, and I think the comfort when sitting would be fine, as the lower bout (sp) is in the same place as a regular bass. Congrats :)
  19. Funky Doctor

    Funky Doctor

    Aug 28, 2003
    Well done. Good on you for thinking outside the square.
  20. Tash


    Feb 13, 2005
    Bel Air Maryland
    Looks kinda like a BCR Wave crossed witha marshmallow.