P-basses with maple fretboards?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by relman, Dec 7, 2000.

  1. Any opinions on these??????
  2. Hot cheese!
  3. Old Blue

    Old Blue

    Mar 18, 2000
    Me like
  4. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    I like anything with a maple board!

    As far as Ps go, IMHO they are too dark sounding with rosewood but perfect with maple.
  5. The p with maple is awesome...nothing sounds better to my ears than that bass going through a loud amp...
  6. I have a P bass with a rosewood fingerboard. What is the difference between the rosewood and maple? I know its the wood, but wut else? And if maple is better, how come there are a lot more rosewood fingerboard basses?
  7. DarkMazda


    Jun 3, 2000
    bassman5: because they are cheaper to make?