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by Classic5
21 Sep 2018, 15:01
Forum: Bass Guitars - Classifieds
Topic: Warwick 2009 Special Edition Corvette Fretless
Replies: 9
Views: 208

Re: Warwick 2009 Special Edition Corvette Fretless

rev matt wrote:
21 Sep 2018, 10:12
....... For those thinking of it, the Corvette is a nicely balanced bass, unlike my fretless Thumb which has a slight neck dive.
Totally agree. The corvette is the most comfortable Warwick shape to play IMO. :yep
by Classic5
20 Sep 2018, 20:29
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Who's got my bass?
Replies: 31
Views: 1607

Re: Who's got my bass?

Good to hear you found it Blaine :thumbup:
by Classic5
18 Sep 2018, 20:54
Forum: Amps, Preamps, Cabs - Classifieds
Topic: FS only: Demeter 300W Valve Amp
Replies: 4
Views: 194

Re: FS only: Demeter 300W Valve Amp

Seriously, this is a beast of a power amp. :cool:

No compromise in building this baby that's for sure :yep
by Classic5
17 Sep 2018, 18:34
Forum: Bass Guitars - Classifieds
Topic: Warwick 2009 Special Edition Corvette Fretless
Replies: 9
Views: 208

Re: Warwick 2009 Special Edition Corvette Fretless

Very rare to find a lined ebony fretboard on a Warwick. And this particular ebony fretboard is nice and thick. This is one heck of a solid bass :yep
by Classic5
16 Sep 2018, 21:40
Forum: Basses
Topic: NBD: My MTD Bass is complete!!!
Replies: 25
Views: 381

Re: NBD: My MTD Bass is complete!!!

OMG that blue/green burst :cool: :thumbup: When will it arrive? http://i.imgur.com/t9xVLym.jpg MTD have finished my bass! 534-24 Ash body, Maple Burl top in dark Teal burst Maple neck, Pau Ferro fingerboard 17mm string spacing MTD proprietary Bartolini electronics with added Passive tone control Lum...
by Classic5
15 Sep 2018, 09:20
Forum: Lutherie
Topic: Build #019 - Polaris Special Q Shortscale TP Signature
Replies: 16
Views: 270

Re: Build #019 - Polaris Special Q Shortscale TP Signature

Cheers, thanks for sharing that. :thumbup:
by Classic5
14 Sep 2018, 23:40
Forum: Lutherie
Topic: Build #019 - Polaris Special Q Shortscale TP Signature
Replies: 16
Views: 270

Re: Build #019 - Polaris Special Q Shortscale TP Signature

Looking good :cool:

Just out of interest, are you using the West Systems epoxy these days?

Cheers.
by Classic5
13 Sep 2018, 21:23
Forum: Amps, Preamps, Cabs - Classifieds
Topic: FS: Glockenklang Bass Art rig
Replies: 7
Views: 295

Re: FS: Glockenklang Bass Art rig

Double strewth!! Aaahhhhh :notworthy:

You're holding on to the Monique no doubt :cool:
by Classic5
12 Sep 2018, 16:24
Forum: Bass Guitars - Classifieds
Topic: FS: Dingwall NG2 5 String - Withdrawn
Replies: 9
Views: 247

Re: FS: Dingwall NG2 5 String w/ Hardcase

benhill1982 wrote:
12 Sep 2018, 08:42
I’ve just picked up a Sadowsky WL, and the salary cap has now been exceeded.
Sweet! I played a US WL Sadowsky at the Bass Centre on the weekend. Really nice bass.
by Classic5
10 Sep 2018, 17:00
Forum: Lutherie
Topic: Latest Builds
Replies: 88
Views: 2522

Re: Latest Builds

Beautiful top :cool:
by Classic5
09 Sep 2018, 21:06
Forum: Lutherie
Topic: Build #017 - Polaris Merlin NT5 Bocote
Replies: 5
Views: 116

Re: Build #017 - Polaris Merlin NT5 Bocote

Yeah, Bocote is quite striking. I'll be watching this one closely :thumbup:
by Classic5
09 Sep 2018, 21:03
Forum: Lutherie
Topic: Some new figured tops have arrived :-)
Replies: 3
Views: 85

Re: Some new figured tops have arrived :-)

drbass wrote:
09 Sep 2018, 20:58
The bocote looks like a sibling to mine! Nice stuff, Ivan, better get back in the workshop!!

Regards,
Michael
Just have to get over a few hurdles first Michael. Hopefully won't take too long.
by Classic5
09 Sep 2018, 20:39
Forum: Lutherie
Topic: Some new figured tops have arrived :-)
Replies: 3
Views: 85

Some new figured tops have arrived :-)

Well, not much happening here other than work and more work.....not the fun kind either :( But, I'm getting itchy palms seeing all of Michael's planned builds. Some timber arrived today and the Bocote is going to make one hell of a crazy top one day: https://i.imgur.com/JpvBzxsl.jpg The spalted flam...
by Classic5
09 Sep 2018, 18:07
Forum: Lutherie
Topic: Video Drop; Make your own screw extractors...
Replies: 15
Views: 210

Re: Video Drop; Make your own screw extractors...

Yeah, another great video Rob :thumbup:

I always learn something new from these. You're very resourceful indeed.