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Roscoe Progress Pics!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Fawkes007, Apr 10, 2006.

  1. Fawkes007


    Sep 13, 2005
    SF Bay Area
    Victory is mine!

    Thanks, Gard!
  2. Pruitt


    Jun 30, 2005
    Danbury, CT
  3. Wilbyman


    Sep 10, 2003
    Parkersburg, WV
    The cherryburst looks terrific and that quilt is sick! What will the fingerboard be?

  4. Fawkes007


    Sep 13, 2005
    SF Bay Area
    Thanks! And since you asked...here's the neck...rosewood board
  5. ClassicJazz

    ClassicJazz Bottom Feeders Unite!! Supporting Member

    Sep 19, 2005
    Delray Beach, Florida
    Nice choice of wood and finish. I personally think quilted maple is the nicest looking wood.....finished or natural. Should be a sweet looking bass!
  6. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    Hey, the pickup routes are crooked! :D
  7. Fawkes007


    Sep 13, 2005
    SF Bay Area
    Quiet, you!
  8. Cliff Bordwell

    Cliff Bordwell Commercial User

    Jan 6, 2004
    USA , Orlando , Florida
    Owner of CB BASSES
    I dig the burst.
  9. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    One day, I am going to get a roscoe. Used or otherwise. They are fantastic basses.
  10. JPJ


    Apr 21, 2001
    Chicago, IL
    Hey...wait a minute. Even I haven't seen those yet!!!

    So are you glad you went with the cherryburst now? :smug:
  11. Fawkes007


    Sep 13, 2005
    SF Bay Area
    Very much so. Gard said it should ship to you this week!
  12. Mojo-Man


    Feb 11, 2003
    Very nice.
    Just played my first Roscoe Sat.
    What a great bass.
    SKB 5-string.
    Solid Myrtle body.
    Splated Purpleheart fingerboard.
    Killer B string.
    Yes, I've got GAS again.
  13. Bassmanbob

    Bassmanbob Supporting Member

    Man I really like nice big..... quilts.
  14. bassthumpa


    Aug 31, 2004
    Austin, TX
    Beautiful! That's gonna be quite a looker once she's done.
  15. Basso Gruvitas

    Basso Gruvitas Supporting Member

    Jun 7, 2000
    Dallas/Ft. Worth TX
    Really pretty! I'm sure you'll love it.

    What preamp are you dropping in there? With Rosewood, I'm guessing the Bart preamp....but I could be wrong.:meh:
  16. Fawkes007


    Sep 13, 2005
    SF Bay Area
  17. Looks great, post finished pics as soon as you get them.
  18. The flash actually "washed" the colors out just a WEE bit, it's more "red" than "orange" along the edge of the body, which is of course the "correct" color for a cherry sunburst. It looks really killer in person!
  19. I've seen alot of really nice quilt tops, but this one has to be my favorite.
  20. JOME77


    Aug 18, 2002
    o-o-o-o-o-o-h-h-h-h-h-h-h such a smart man!;)

    You'll love it! Great looking finish too! I can't recall seeing many Roscoe's with a burst other than the std. tobacco burst.:cool:

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