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Post Your Bass with the Best Looking Finish!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Quadzilla, Aug 5, 2018.


  1. Quadzilla

    Quadzilla Supporting Member

    What's the bass that you own (or have owned) with the best looking finish? Mine is probably this frankenjazz that I had Kevin Brubaker refinish. Fender Custom Shop neck, USA made All-Parts cutom order body and EMG electronics. What's yours? Post away!!! IMG_20180429_201310.
     
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  2. plav1959

    plav1959

    May 7, 2016
    Orlando, FL
    Here’s mine

    AA9926E9-2229-41C9-BC73-F97231BE69AE.
     
  3. Quadzilla

    Quadzilla Supporting Member

    Ohhhhh with the checkboard binding!
     
  4. XXL

    XXL

    Jun 14, 2007
    FB2B5166-B664-45B9-AAA6-74CC6F25F12F.
     
  5. fretno

    fretno Supporting Member

    May 10, 2009
    Los Angeles
    My Warmoth sc with a nitro burst from TB’r Paul Slagle Has a birds eye top and Mahogany back. Paul is a master burst artist. :D
    kHVq60l.



    VB34t1B.
     
  6. ELG60

    ELG60 Supporting Member

    Apr 26, 2017
    Mid-Florida
    20180419_214809.
    20180711_170708. IMG_0933.JPG
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    It's a tossup. I can't decide.
     
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  7. J_Bass

    J_Bass

    Feb 7, 2008
    Porto, Portugal
    Last edited: Aug 9, 2018
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  8. 0BC48B93-549F-4163-BA92-0F8D464B7B30.
    So you’re saying there IS a chance? :smug:
     
  9. led4thehed2

    led4thehed2

    Sep 29, 2008
    Indiana
  10. gully_jones

    gully_jones Stone cold groovy man Supporting Member

    Aug 26, 2012
    Mississippi
    Probably these 2
    Geckos.
    or maybe this one
    asat05.
     
  11. alfredo mata

    alfredo mata

    Jun 11, 2016
    image. My Peavey Millennium Plus USA
     
  12. fhm555

    fhm555 So FOS my eyes are brown Supporting Member

    Feb 16, 2011
    After growing up playing someone else's cast offs, i vowed i would have a beautiful bookmatched, highly figured top with an eye popping dye job as soon as i could afford one. Not long after being able to afford such things i had a local guy top me a bass with a bookmatched quilted maple top that looked like big bubbles, then do a dark blue dye wash on it. It was a true eye burner, but it never left the house and barely left the case because i was so afraid of that first ding i wouldn’t use it.
    While i no longer own that bass and have no plans to ever own anything really fancy, i do enjoy looking at them.
     
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  13. nbsipics

    nbsipics Gypsy Bass Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 8, 2016
    That bass is giving me a flashback :)
     
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  14. ThinCrappyTone

    ThinCrappyTone Mostly harmless

    Oct 1, 2011
    Massachusetts, USA
    303812D2-0F61-43FE-B65D-40C607E14E5D.
    The maple w/natural oil finish on this Muck really floats my boat
     
  15. tavesd

    tavesd

    Jul 31, 2007
    bass2.JPG
    Stock image, but this one.
     
  16. twinjet

    twinjet CFM-equipped Moderator Staff Member Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Sep 23, 2008
    49
    Media page. There isn't a picture of my bass that hasn't already been posted at least twice.
     
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  17. Holdsg

    Holdsg I should be practicing Gold Supporting Member

    Sep 10, 2009
    Alta Loma, CA
    Endorsing artist: Remic microphones
    this is my current fave.

    DSCN1427. DSCN1426.
     
  18. gravesbass

    gravesbass Supporting Member

    Aug 16, 2006
    San Jose, CA
    Endorsing Artist: MesaBoogie-SpectorBass-Dunlop-EMG Pickups-Darkglass-Hipshot
    Here is my Prana Customs fretless with a hand picked Macassar Ebony Top, Ash Body. I LOVE this bass. Joseph Sheldon, Luthier from Parana Custom Guitars does outstanding work.
     

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