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(yet another gear/maker post) Anybody used Allan Chao basses?

Discussion in 'Basses [DB]' started by clochard, Jan 3, 2006.

  1. Greetings folks;

    anybody ever played an Allan Chao Bass?
    w3: http://www.allanmusic.com.cn/client/english/cpjs8.asp

    i've searched the web and forums for it without much success.

    And Yes, reason for asking is i'm shopping, and some guy sells one of these (db15 it seems) with a hardcase for not that much.

    One thing that motivated me to ask tho: it seems to be laminated but they only state details that I would naively attach to carved basses. must be dreaming.

    anyway; thanks and smile to the growling sound.
  2. LouisF

    LouisF Supporting Member

    Apr 21, 2003
    Los Angeles, CA
  3. nicklloyd

    nicklloyd Supporting Member/Luthier

    Jan 27, 2002
    Cincinnati, Ohio
    I've never heard of them... dyed maple fingerboards are a headache, though.