I just pooped myself.

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Whafrodamus, Feb 16, 2006.

  1. Whafrodamus


    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA

    A picture is worth a thousand words.
  2. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    I like it, what is it?
  3. Redhotbassist


    Oct 19, 2002
    Isnt that the custom your getting built for you Whafro?

    Looks nice. :)
  4. What's with the neck? It looks like it was attached backwards.....and it's too small. Or am I missing something?
  5. adept_inept


    Jan 9, 2006
    haha.... thats not the neck...

    thats a scrap piece of wood that the body is hung on for painting/finishing...

    so it can dry, and can sprayed on all sides.

  6. I see. Shows what I know about bass making :rolleyes:
  7. bongomania

    bongomania Gold Supporting Member Commercial User

    Oct 17, 2005
    PDX, OR
    owner, OVNIFX and OVNILabs
    That's what I thought too! I figured it must be another one of those "Look what some moron is trying to sell on Ebay" threads.

    Minus that misunderstanding, it's a sweet looking body!
  8. Whafrodamus


    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA
    For those who don't know, it's my ROscoe LG3005 in progress.
  9. Shawnost

    Shawnost It's all about the Hamiltons baby! Supporting Member

    Sep 25, 2004
    Huntersville, NC
    That top is coming out killer! Wait until you see it in person, the picture does not do the finish justice. Must be the novice behind the camera :ninja: :ninja: ;)

  10. pointbass

    pointbass Semi-Retired Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Nov 4, 2004
    Acworth, GA
    Endorsing Artist: FBB Bass Works

    Good for you, man, that was a sweet choice for the top :D
  11. Jason Carota

    Jason Carota Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 1, 2002
    Lowell, MA
    Lookin' good, Whafro! Keep us updated.
  12. OrionManMatt


    Feb 17, 2004
    "Clean up on Aisle 5."

    Beautiful, man. What else should we expect?
  13. Gard

    Gard Commercial User

    Mar 31, 2000
    Greensboro, NC, USA
    General Manager, Roscoe Guitars

    ....hey, I resemble...er....resent...uh....er....yeah....that remark!


    ...and yeah, the pic doesn't quite do it justice, it's CLOSE, but not quite THERE...that is one smokin' top!

  14. Cocobolo, right?

    That is a beautiful bass! I would love to see a fretless diamondwood fingerboard attached to it.:D :bassist:
  15. Wilbyman


    Sep 10, 2003
    Parkersburg, WV
    I love that top. Wonderful choice. It's kind of like the evil twin to my fretless. You just gave me big time GAS for another one, thanks so much.

  16. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Yup cocobolo.

    I still take full responsibility for the existance of this bass. If it werent for me b*tching about my Roscoe GAS, this thread would not exist :(
  17. Ryan L.

    Ryan L. Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2000
    West Fargo, ND
    Very nice. I really like how that top looks.
  18. Charmand G

    Charmand G

    Nov 30, 2005
    I like that colour-tone. Really nice, I can almost smell the wood.