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new bass in progress

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by skguitarsbasses, Oct 27, 2003.


  1. maybe you guys will have some feedback, not really getting any in the other forum. let me know what you think, this is an in progress lefty 4 string. also the body on the bottom is for a right handed project that i'm going to sell when it's completed. the sketches are just the body styles that i plan to be making in the future. thanks

    http://members.fortunecity.com/skguitarsandbasses/basspictures.html

    shane
     
  2. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    toms_river.nj.us
    Endorsing Artist: see profile
    Cool looking body style Shane! I'm looking forward to the finished shots when it's done!
     
  3. FBB Custom

    FBB Custom TalkBass Pro Commercial User

    Jan 26, 2002
    Maryland
    Owner: FBB Bass Works
    Looks neat. Is that bocote?

    The neck pocket looks a little short. Will this be a set-neck instrument?
     
  4. thanks man

    it's a bocote top, 4 pieces, but matched up nicely. mahogany mid body, and a pau ferro back. it will be a set neck.
     
  5. mslatter

    mslatter

    Apr 8, 2003
    Nice and creative! The headstock shape is a real eye grabber (and probably to some extent, a cord, pantleg, and mike stand grabber - be careful!) :)