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Posted by Blisshead on March 12, 2001 at 07:45:39:
In Reply to: Re: Building your own bass..cool stuff here.. posted by Milan on March 12, 2001 at 00:02:13:
: : Hey gang, sorry I haven't been visiting here quite as often lately.
: : Two working bands, (7 gigs in the past two weeks!) plus my growing
: : list of students have been keeping me very busy!...After searching
: : high and low for a nice P-bass, I opted instead for a FERNANDES
: : "Gravity 8" Eight string bass!! The thing is like a HOWITZER!!
: : Makes my 4 strings seem like BB guns!! (more on that later)
: : Anyway, one of the guitarists I play with brought a new Strat
: : to the gig the other nite, made completely from WARMOTH body parts.
: : The thing is VERY nice..Flame maple top, oil finish, Seymour electronics,
: : etc...Very impressive for bolt-together Fender style guitar..
: : Check out their site at www.warmoth.com So many nice combinations
: : of woods, tops, hardware, necks, etc, etc...I may end up building my
: : own!
: : Cheers,
: : Pat H
: Hi Pat!
: The Warmoth site is very informative indeed!
: Welcome to the world of multi-string basses!! I'm a long time fan and player of Hamer's 8 and 12 string basses. The big sounds these monsters make REALLY make you choose what you play wisely....hehe. But on the other hand, if you're playing a 12ver, and the guitarist passes out....who's to know??? LOL
: Best regards,
I remember the look of fear on my guitar players face as I opened the case to my seven string....HA. -B
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