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New Sadowsky 24F in Buckeye Burl!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Jeff Rader, Jul 12, 2004.


  1. Buckeye #001 :)

    Well, it's completed and will be in my hands tomorrow. You may or may not like the look of buckeye, but I love it and am thrilled with the look of this bass.

    Special thanks for Roger and his great team for taking on this project.

    I'll give you the full run down in a couple of weeks when I can finally get it out of my hands! ;)
     
  2. rusty

    rusty

    Mar 29, 2004
    Singapore
    WHOA!! :eek: :eek: :eek: That's one sweet slab o' buckeye you've got on that Sadowsky!! Not to mention, the FIRST piece of buckeye ever to top a Sadowsky... CONGRATULATIONS!! :hyper:
    You've just made history :D
     
  3. Gorgeous!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    BTW, what is your address, what time do you leave for work, and what kind of locks are on your doors and windows?
     
  4. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE
    Very nice Jeff!!!!!

    you probably own the two nicest 24f ever built.

    Peace,
    JP
     
  5. Geoff St. Germaine

    Geoff St. Germaine Commercial User

    Looks great!!!

    Geoff
     
  6. lump

    lump

    Jan 17, 2000
    St. Neots, UK
    I gotta admit I was never a fan of the spalted, but that buckeye is awesome. Jeezus. :eek:
     
  7. DaveBeny

    DaveBeny

    Mar 22, 2000
    London, UK
    I'm not much of a fan of buckeye, but I've got to say that that is a very nice looking bass! I like the way that the amber-coloured part of the wood extends along the upper horn.
     
  8. Ryan L.

    Ryan L. Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2000
    West Fargo, ND
    That is quite possibly the most beautiful Sadowsky I have ever seen. Nice. ;)
     
  9. Ari

    Ari

    Dec 6, 2001
    One word: Amazing!

    This buckeye top is simply stunning.
     
  10. MAJOR METAL

    MAJOR METAL HARVESTER OF SORROW Staff Member Supporting Member

    Congrads Jeff, i am very happy for you that you are getting this really great bass now. It was really cool seeing this bass in it's first stages at Christmas when i was picking up my first Sadowsky. Enjoy Jeff :) :hyper: :bassist:
     
  11. One word

    Wow

    damm thats 3

    damm thats now 6

    ................
     
  12. mikezimmerman

    mikezimmerman Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2001
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Oh, that's yummy, Jeff. I love buckeye burl myself, and it's very interesting to see it on makes where I've never seen it used before, as opposed to Elrick and others who use it on a regular basis.

    Now, if only it'd had a blank ebony board, it would have been perfect. ;)

    Mike
     
  13. Craig Garfinkel

    Craig Garfinkel

    Aug 25, 2000
    Hartford, CT
    Endorsing Artist: Sadowsky Guitars
    Oh goody...another "here's my new Sadowsky" thread while I "patiently" await my new Metro's arrival.

    AAAARGH!!!


    :crying:
     
  14. MAJOR METAL

    MAJOR METAL HARVESTER OF SORROW Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jeff

    You got Swamp Ash right?.
     
  15. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    Anything to give Will Lee and Marcus an inferiority complex, huh, Jeff ? :D

    First buckeye burl top I ever really dug......gorgeous!
     
  16. michele

    michele

    Apr 2, 2004
    Italy
    I'm not a big fan of Spalted Maple or Buckeye Burl tops but, man, this bass is BREATHTAKING!!!
    Congrats
     
  17. Bass7755

    Bass7755 Supporting Member

    Oct 27, 2000
    Roanoke, Va.
    That is BEAUTIFUL. Congrats! :hyper:

    Dan
     
  18. dabshire

    dabshire

    Dec 15, 2002
    McKinney, TX
    Damn it Jeff. You gotta stop. You give me gas with all those nice basses (and I'm too poor to do anything about it!)

    :)

    Really, really pretty.

    You need to let me play it soon.

    :)

    Don
     
  19. JRBrown

    JRBrown

    Jun 21, 2000
    North Carolina
    I like it! ;)
     
  20. jokerjkny

    jokerjkny

    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PA
    son of a.... :eek: