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Wood for Neck Through Bass

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by theydolph, Nov 15, 2002.

  1. theydolph

    theydolph Guest

    Oct 26, 2002
    I was wondering if anyone could tell me any place to find wood for the neck of a through neck bass. I have looked on Stew Mac and Luthiers Mercantile but all they have is wood for bolt-on or set neck.
  2. FBB Custom

    FBB Custom TalkBass Pro Commercial User

    Jan 26, 2002
    Owner: FBB Bass Works
    Go to a lumberyard, or look online. I bet Larry at Gallery Hardwoods could set you up.

    An electric bass neck should start at least 4' long. If you go to a lumberyard, keep that in mind and look for straight, straight-grained lumber.
  3. theydolph

    theydolph Guest

    Oct 26, 2002

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