Smoked PorterAkiraSpectrumpecado and 4 others like this. Basswood with bass pronounced like the fish is a lightweight tonewood that is relatively soft compared to other hard woods listed here, but it is abundant and therefore relatively cheap. The Koa gives a beautiful, rich, clarity to the guitar's sound. Jul 10, 5. Is basswood a brighter wood, or is its frequent use in superstrats with double-locking trems and ceramic-mag, high-output humbuckers responsible? Plus, it has a purdy grain! Its color is light blonde, highlighted by a darker brown elongated grain pattern. Discussions: 8, Messages: ,
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I had a basswood guitar once) but I can't imagine anyone in their right mind making a Swamp Ash is a far better wood for tone and durability. So Im planning on getting a G&L Tribute L sometime in the near future, and Im trying to decide on finishes.
I was going to go for black, but then I noticed. › › Instruments › Bass Area; The Bottom Line.
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Summary: lightweight and pale in colour, with a subtle, transparent tone. Korina comes from Africa and is roughly similar to ash in weight.
Messages: 4, Likes Received: Swamp ash looks nicer than basswood under translucent finishes, but as a tone wood, basswood is really nice. Playing and Technique How to get the most out of your fingers Discussions: 15, Messages: ,
› › General Forums [BG] › Basses [BG]. I'm about go and buy a G&L Tribute L, and the only choice left to make is whether or not I want the body to be made out of basswood or.
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Mahogany is arguably the warmest tone wood. Alder is also a choice wood favored by high end luthier like Ulrich Teuffel of Teuffel Guitars. Guitar Emporium Sub-Forums. Posts: