T-Bird Construction

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by The Golden Boy, Oct 20, 2005.

  1. On a different forum the subject came up as to how a Thunderbird and Firebird are put together. I decided to take a picture of my Bird to illustrate.

    The neck and main body are made up of a 9 piece lamination- I've heard it's mahogany and walunt. That main body has a female V notch cut into it and the "wings" of the body are joined into that female notch.

    This is what it looks like: