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Show Us Your Best Bass Knobs

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Nightman, Jan 13, 2020.


  1. Nightman

    Nightman If it ain't low, it's got to go! Supporting Member

    Jun 3, 2013
    Atlanta, GA
    Okay, I'll start this off!

    Custom wood matching knobs from Chris Stambaugh!


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  2. Nightman

    Nightman If it ain't low, it's got to go! Supporting Member

    Jun 3, 2013
    Atlanta, GA
    Custom Wengee knobs to match the fingerboard from Chris Stambaugh!

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    dbsfgyd1, AudioTaper, GCPENG and 3 others like this.
  3. mongo2

    mongo2

    Feb 17, 2008
    Da Shaw
    My favorites are small chickenheads like on the top bass below. Since I took that photo I changed the knobs on the bottom bass to small chickenheads.

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    graphics1988, dkelley, J_Bass and 7 others like this.
  4. Nightman

    Nightman If it ain't low, it's got to go! Supporting Member

    Jun 3, 2013
    Atlanta, GA
    Custom knobs on a CP Thornton TR-5!

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  5. Nebula24

    Nebula24

    Nov 23, 2017
    Norman, OK
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    Love ancient Egyptian artwork...how could I resist gotoh eye of horus knobs? Bonus more chrome.
     
  6. mikeoso

    mikeoso Acoustic Curmudgeon

    Feb 14, 2014
    eastern Iowa
    I...I think I may be weird. None of my instruments has any knobs at all. Not. One. Knob.
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  7. Nightman

    Nightman If it ain't low, it's got to go! Supporting Member

    Jun 3, 2013
    Atlanta, GA
    Not weird! Different!! :D
     
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  8. woodyng2

    woodyng2 Supporting Member

    Oct 4, 2015
    Oregon Coast
    I put some Alembic knobs on my Cheyenne ii.
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  9. I like the stock knobs on my Matsumoku Westone Spectrum GT.

    I like all the furniture on this bass, actually. I just love this bass.


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    JCooper, JIO, Strung_Low and 16 others like this.
  10. WillyWonka

    WillyWonka

    Dec 10, 2019
    Vol/blend/tone

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  11. woodyng2

    woodyng2 Supporting Member

    Oct 4, 2015
    Oregon Coast
    [QUOTE="Killed_by_Death, post: 23490309
    Where did you buy those?[/QUOTE]

    directly from Alembic. They were pretty pricey!
     
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  12. Jared Lash

    Jared Lash Born under punches

    Aug 21, 2006
    Denver, CO
    Mine are on Stambaughs too. The first two are matching wood knobs (burl maple and buckeye burl made by Devin Cline) and the third is the no-longer-mine hollowbody with custom titanium knobs.

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    31HZ, kbakerde, catcauphonic and 13 others like this.
  13. Nightman

    Nightman If it ain't low, it's got to go! Supporting Member

    Jun 3, 2013
    Atlanta, GA
    Those Buckeye Burl knobs look very nice with that Buckeye Burl top!!
    I may have to look for a set of those.
     
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  14. lowphatbass

    lowphatbass **** Supporting Member

    Feb 25, 2005
    west coast
  15. biguglyman

    biguglyman

    Jul 27, 2017
    Rochester, NY
    Teacups!

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  16. mikewalker

    mikewalker Supporting Member

    Jul 30, 2017
    Canada, Eh!
    I'm fond of these sort - really wanted the old gigantic GARNET knobs (or even the old gigantic ORANGE knobs) - but could not round any up...
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    Honorary mention to ALLPARTS :)
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  17. nilorius

    nilorius

    Oct 27, 2016
    Riga - Latvia
    Mine
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  18. BeefPie84

    BeefPie84

    Mar 29, 2019
    Beat me to it.
     
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  19. BeefPie84

    BeefPie84

    Mar 29, 2019
    Sadowsky style knobs on my AP5.

    By the way I got these from www.lovemyswitches.com. AWESOME site, super cheap, great quality and service.

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    JCooper, astrah, diegom and 8 others like this.

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