Welcome to David Searle Guitars

Maker of handmade contemporary bass guitars (made in Melbourne) and teacher of bass guitar lutherie. Find out about the latest builds here.
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Welcome to David Searle Guitars

Post by Phil » 07 Feb 2015, 17:53

David has decided to come onboard as a sponsor. Check this place out for some of his gorgeous handbuilt basses in the near future :thumbup:

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Post by Classic5 » 07 Feb 2015, 18:20

+1 welcome David :thumbup:
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Post by ozrider » 07 Feb 2015, 18:26

Yup can't wait to see more build threads!

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Re: Welcome to David Searle Guitars

Post by PilbaraBass » 07 Feb 2015, 18:35

That's great! Welcome, David.
'98 Carvin AC40, '07 Squier JDAV, '91 P-bass, '96 Ibanez ATK300F, '15 Ibanez SR605
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Post by David Searle Guitars » 08 Feb 2015, 14:13

Thanks all,


I'll be posting up my latest series of basses over the next few weeks. There will be a load of 5 string models coming down the line!

Cheers, David.

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Re: Welcome to David Searle Guitars

Post by drbass » 08 Feb 2015, 15:31

DAVID!
- Kermit 6 fanned, Kermit Gaia 6 fretless, Kermit Rockmachine 5, Manta 5, ME1/5, Q 5, (Sandberg Classic S2-5), (Thumb-4)
- Genzler Magellan 800, 2 Genzler BA12-3
- EBS OctaBass, Boss MS-3, Line6 G50

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Re: Welcome to David Searle Guitars

Post by TOdoor » 08 Feb 2015, 22:15

Welcome mate !
Traynor YBA200-2, TecAmp M212 ,G&L SB-1 ,Fender Precision MIM 1992 modified a bit

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Post by narcdor » 09 Feb 2015, 08:49

Eyegasms imminent! You have been warned
Basses: Fender Mustangs, Narcdor Precision, Lindsey Precision, Nash Jazz, Framus Star Bass, EBMM Stingray
Amps: O'Neill B15 copy, Walkabout, Puma 900
Cabs: Ampeg Repro 15, Fender Neo 15
FX: TC Electronic clip on tuner

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Re: Welcome to David Searle Guitars

Post by David Searle Guitars » 23 Feb 2015, 15:19

Check out this 'Bad boy'.
Just got it up on its stand so it's now portable. This thicknesser is wide enough to machine a full body width. It also weighs in at over 200KG. I used an engine hoist to get it off the workshop floor!
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Good fun!

Cheers, David.

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Post by PilbaraBass » 23 Feb 2015, 15:50

That's COOL!
'98 Carvin AC40, '07 Squier JDAV, '91 P-bass, '96 Ibanez ATK300F, '15 Ibanez SR605
Kanye West wrote:My greatest pain in life is that I will never be able to see myself perform live.

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Re: Welcome to David Searle Guitars

Post by basshack » 23 Feb 2015, 16:53

Someone's been down to Carba-Tech!
... dial in some "J" to angry it up!

Got gear but little talent!

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