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Show me your BURL MAPLE top !

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by emielow, Oct 19, 2005.


  1. emielow

    emielow

    Jan 18, 2004
    thinking af building a bass with a burl maple top, like this for example

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    please show your burl maple top, so i can get a better view

    thanks!!
     
  2. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE
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  3. JP

    as always you get stunning wood for your fantastic basses.

    Regards

    Matthew
     
  4. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE
    Thanks matthew!
     
  5. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    My Stambaugh..

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    Top courtesy of Larry at Gallery Hardwoods.
     
  6. Unchain

    Unchain I've seen footage.

    Jun 20, 2005
    Tucson, AZ
    This isn't mine but this spalted/burl maple top is killer.
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  7. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

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

    That is sweet!!!!
     
  8. Unchain

    Unchain I've seen footage.

    Jun 20, 2005
    Tucson, AZ
    Tell me about it! Over at bass central they have a flame/quilt/burl/spalt (yes all four) maple top Zon. Incredible.
     
  9. Halftooth

    Halftooth Supporting Member

    Nov 24, 2002
    Tri-Valley, NorCal
    Your top has driven me to want my next bass to have a Maple Burl top. Super classy...Larry did you right!
     
  10. Bryan R. Tyler

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

    May 3, 2002
    Connecticut
    Two of mine have burl maple tops, but they look pretty different from each other.

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  11. emielow

    emielow

    Jan 18, 2004
    i like the last one best
     
  12. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    Me too!!! Like hte first on to though..

    Dibs if you ever go nuts and decide to sell either one, Bryan..

    ;)
     
  13. Unchain

    Unchain I've seen footage.

    Jun 20, 2005
    Tucson, AZ
    Man, I love that pink ivory. If you ever want to give one away to a poor student, I'm here for ya ;)