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JP, how is that fretless Satine coming along?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by xush, Feb 21, 2003.

  1. xush


    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    well, now that I got my models straight, how is she?

    The in-progress pics looked good last time I saw them!
  2. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE
    I was just trimming the nut about 15 minutes ago.

    The bass is just done, going to "california music" parisian shop tomorrow!

    Here a re a couple of pics:


    Now some specs:
    Bubinga body
    Bubinga/Purleheart J-Neck
    Wenge neck heel
    Macassar ebony unilned board and bridge
    Crel J pickups in bubinga housing
    Passive electronics.

    Peace, JP
  3. CS


    Dec 11, 1999
    I'm not usually a scroll type person but that.. c'est magnifique
  4. looks great!
  5. xush


    Jul 4, 2001
    mobile AL
    thanks for the update.
    now where can I find some dang Euros lying around?!

    Love the FB, and the overall simplicity is superb!
  6. trainyourhuman


    Apr 12, 2000
    Absolutely gorgeous. I am always amazed by your work JP. I bet that sounds fantastic.
  7. Geoff St. Germaine

    Geoff St. Germaine Commercial User

    J'aime le chevalet en ébène et aussi les couvercles des micros. La basse est tres belle.

  8. Killdar


    Dec 16, 2002
    Portland Maine
    sweeeet...ditto what CS said, looks great. those trees must've had some gooood karma goin on!
  9. you make some nice looking axes, my friend. i love the spalted plume on your gallery. how much do your basses sell for, american?
  10. DarkMazda


    Jun 3, 2000
    lookin good JP! Whoa an input jack in the back?

  11. Carey


    Jan 18, 2002
    Redlands, CA
    Looks great JP!
    It has a very organic vibe to it. Lotsa wood. I like that!
    By the way, yer fingerboards are slotted and will go out tomorrow.
  12. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE
    Thanks for the kind comments guys!

    Peace, JP