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ROSEWOOD VS. MAPLE, AND THE DIFFERENCE IS...

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by the great one, Jan 22, 2002.


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  1. the great one

    the great one

    Jan 25, 2001
    Phoenix, AZ
    I have decided an MTD Kingston-the 5-string model-as my second bass, but I can't decide on the kind of wood I would prefer on the frettboard - maple or rosewood? My playing style consists of slaps galore and high register runs with a thunderous low here and there. What I would like to know is the difference between these two woods (tone, playability, durability, etc.). You inputs will be greatly appreciated. Thanx.
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  2. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

  3. Ryan L.

    Ryan L. Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2000
    West Fargo, ND
    The thread mentioned above should answer your questions.
     



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