Show Your BURLS

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by AmazingGracePlayer, Oct 21, 2006.


  1. I did some searchin' around the forum, didn't see a Show Your Burl thread, so I decided to make one.

    Feel free to post
     
  2. mark beem

    mark beem Wait, how does this song start again?? Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    My burl maple topped Stambaugh 8 string

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  3. Wow, that is a babe.

    What's the pick up cover made out of?
     
  4. mark beem

    mark beem Wait, how does this song start again?? Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    Macassar ebony.
     
  5. Nice choice of colors.

    I'll bet 25 cents that those strings are steel.
     
  6. Nitkin

    Nitkin

    Aug 10, 2002
    Barcelona,Spain
    how can i get my 25 cents?
     
  7. Uhh....
     

  8. Good gawd almighty!! That's a beauty :eek: That looks like what knifemakers call California Buckeye Burl??
     
  9. TBalls

    TBalls Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2005
    Boston
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  10. aka: you lose. They're nickel :p
     
  11. mark beem

    mark beem Wait, how does this song start again?? Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    Alabama, USA
    Nope... Just regular old maple burl.
     
  12. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Retired Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    Here's an MTD 535-24 Buckeye Burl and a Roscoe LG3005 Thuya Burl.
     

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  13. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Retired Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    There's a little bit o' burl on this Jerzy Drozd Obsession Excellency V, too.
     

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  14. BartmanPDX

    BartmanPDX Supporting Member

    Good lord, that's a sweet bass. Every time I see it my eyes bug out. It never gets old. Wow. :eek:
     
  15. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Indianapolis, IN
    *subscribed*

    ...cause I like burl.
     
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  16. westland

    westland

    Oct 8, 2004
    Hong Kong
    Ritter Roya 4 with the Triplebucker thumrests and pluck platforms

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  17. bongomania

    bongomania Commercial User

    Oct 17, 2005
    PDX, OR
    owner, OVNIFX and OVNILabs
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  18. I now officially have burl envy!
     
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