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Yamaha Custom Shop

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Sound Chaser, Sep 12, 2005.


  1. Sound Chaser

    Sound Chaser

    Mar 19, 2005
    Lockport, NY
    Does anyone know anything about them, or how I could get ahold of them? I'd like a quote for something like this:

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    so I can start saving.

    And yes, I realize I accidently wiped out the jacks.
     
  2. Peik

    Peik

    Dec 2, 2004
    Sweden
    Hey

    That looks like a fun projekt. But don´t expect Yamaha Guitars to call you anytime soon.
    I know Ken Dapron runs Yamaha custom shop in America, but I do not think they accept custom orders from "regular" people. But it is worth a try.
    Go through www.yamahaguitars.com and then through the service section maybe.
    That is your best shot, as I think there is no way you will ever get the custom shop in Japan to build it for you. They are really exclusive. And builds really interesting things, but I think it is only domistic Japan and famous artists that they deal with.

    Peik
     
  3. Peik

    Peik

    Dec 2, 2004
    Sweden
  4. tplyons

    tplyons

    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    I think your best bet would to be to buy a regular Attitude and have a local luthier copy the body with exotic woods and route for and install the Kahler trem.