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Wood!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Nikolai, May 7, 2005.


  1. Nikolai

    Nikolai

    Apr 20, 2004
    Where can i get wood to make my own bass? doesent have to be very exotic.. just.. dry and all that! i live in a small town, and i cant say there are any guitarmakers around here, so i ask this question in hope for clever answers :smug:
     
  2. Mikkel-S

    Mikkel-S Supporting Member

    Jun 27, 2001
    Herning, Denmark
    Hi NiKolai (danish name?)

    Check out TB'er Larry at
    Click

    He's super to deal with. Great guy!
     
  3. Nikolai

    Nikolai

    Apr 20, 2004
    Im from Norway :) Thanks, ill check that out!
     
  4. Mikkel-S

    Mikkel-S Supporting Member

    Jun 27, 2001
    Herning, Denmark
    Oh.. That's why.. It sounded scandinavian. Im from Denmark.

    _Mikkel
     
  5. Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Bitten by the luthiery bug...

    Oct 8, 2001
    Budapest, Hungary, EU
    You can get kiln-dried lumber at lumber yards.
    Not as nice as Larry's, might also be faulty, but much cheaper.
    For figured, however, Larry is the man. I'll be ordering from him soon, too ;)
     
  6. Frank Martin

    Frank Martin Bitten by the luthiery bug...

    Oct 8, 2001
    Budapest, Hungary, EU
    Oh and hopefully you already checked out Luthier's Corner and Larry's Sponsored Gallery Hardwoods subforum here, right? ;)
     
  7. +1!

    Thhe woods for my new custom came from Larry. He is the man!