luthite bodies

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Curbow_fan, Feb 15, 2002.

  1. Curbow_fan


    Feb 7, 2002
    hey i play a luthite bass and im wondering if someone could explain some of the differences between luthite and wood. thanks
  2. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Well, do a search. It's been coverd many times before.

    Search title only in Basses(BG) and you'll find a wealth of info.
  3. bass2020


    Aug 27, 2000
    Memphis, TN
    Luthite is synthetic material similar to plastic.
  4. Luthite & Wood both come out of the ground.

    Luthite, being made from petrochemical derivatives is pumped out of the ground.

    Wood comes from trees that are grown in the ground.