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Post pictures of burl tops!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Taustin Powers, Jul 23, 2003.


  1. Buckeye Burl, Maple Burl, Myrtle Burl, what have you... Let's see those pretty tops!
     
  2. Bass7755

    Bass7755 Supporting Member

    Oct 27, 2000
    Roanoke, Va.
    Here is my Benavente SC5. I just got back from
    NAMM with it.
    Dan
     
  3. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
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    SCHAAAWIIIIIING!!!!!! :eek:

    Nice one, Bass7755!!

    Two more strings and it'd be perfect!!

    :D
     
  4. Brian Barrett

    Brian Barrett

    Nov 25, 2001
    Murfreesboro, TN (Nashville)
    Dealer LowEndBassShop.com, Builder LowEndBasses.com
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    Pretend its burl :D
     
  5. Brian Barrett

    Brian Barrett

    Nov 25, 2001
    Murfreesboro, TN (Nashville)
    Dealer LowEndBassShop.com, Builder LowEndBasses.com
    heres an ACACIA Burl Maple
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    Heres a Benavente SC F-less Mesquite Burl
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  6. LM Bass

    LM Bass

    Jul 19, 2002
    Vancouver, BC
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    Here is a fretless I did a while back.
    LM
     
  7. fivestringdan

    fivestringdan Supporting Member

    Dec 4, 2001
    Little Rock, AR
    Dude I really like your basses. Very nice.
     
  8. Brian Barrett

    Brian Barrett

    Nov 25, 2001
    Murfreesboro, TN (Nashville)
    Dealer LowEndBassShop.com, Builder LowEndBasses.com
    Looks Great, did you build it? What type of pickups are in it?


     
  9. adrian garcia

    adrian garcia

    Apr 9, 2001
    las vegas. nevada
    Endorsing Artist: Nordy Basses, Schroeder Cabs, Gallien Krueger Amps
    chestnut ( buckeye)
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    thuya
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    myrtle
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    my favorite: Buckeye F bass!!
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  10. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
    Here's my custom 8 string fretless Curbow with a nice flamey Burled Elm top:

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  11. :eek: my precious...








    that is one beautiful bass man!
     
  12. LM Bass

    LM Bass

    Jul 19, 2002
    Vancouver, BC
    Yep I done built it myself!
    :)
    Aero type ii with a special wind Larry is doing for me. Great pickup!

    Adrian, your stuff rocks! You have really great taste in wood. I've gotta get some of that stuff.

    LM
     
  13. I would have to agree, this one remains my favorite top I have ever seen, period.

    What ever happened to this bass?
     
  14. here's mine... maple burl

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  15. Zillium

    Zillium

    May 27, 2003
    Michigan
    Black Poplar Burl...

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  16. Bryan R. Tyler

    Bryan R. Tyler TalkBass: Usurping My Practice Time Since 2002 Staff Member Administrator Gold Supporting Member

    May 3, 2002
    Connecticut
    I love those Drozd black poplar basses.

    I don't know if this counts because it's not attached to my bass yet, but this is the top to my fretless I'm having built.
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  17. oh it definately counts! im ready to see the finished product of that one
     
  18. LM Bass

    LM Bass

    Jul 19, 2002
    Vancouver, BC
    Gorgeous woods guys! Keep em' coming!
    Here's another one of mine:

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  19. Zillium

    Zillium

    May 27, 2003
    Michigan
    Ken Bebensee redwood root burl.

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  20. fivestringdan

    fivestringdan Supporting Member

    Dec 4, 2001
    Little Rock, AR
    Hey! I've played that one!!