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rosewood or ebony FB on Azola bugbass?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by CJY, May 1, 2002.

  1. CJY


    Apr 30, 2001
    I'm thinking of getting an Azola Bugbass II soon and would like some advice.Should I get the stock rosewood fingerboard or spend $250 more for the ebony?I understand that the ebony wears longer and has a faster attack than the rosewood,so I'm wondering if that is a wise choice.For those Azola bugbass owners,is the rosewood adequate?Any fingerboard wear or other complaints?
    I'll be playing jazz,blues and latin style on it.Is ebony the better choice?Thanks in advance.