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My Bass in progress by Pete Skjold

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Blog entry by OregonBurls posted 1688 days ago 1809 reads 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Pete has been building my Bass guitar for the last 6 months with my madrone top. Just wanted to show if off. This is the newest pics. It still needs to be sanded down and polished but it is coming along great!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!



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woodworm

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#1 posted 1688 days ago

Wow! this is very nicely built and excellent finish. Great progress. The burl figure, I don’t know what better word to say it out..

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Blake

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#2 posted 1688 days ago

gorgeous!

-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com

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MsDebbieP

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#3 posted 1688 days ago

oooooooooh beautiful!! And the sides are just as beautiful as the top.. well almost anyway :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#4 posted 1688 days ago

Wow. That is a beauty Greg.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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bigike

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#5 posted 1688 days ago

that is a sick looken burl. is that brushing lacquer or spray on?

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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OregonBurls

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#6 posted 1688 days ago

Spray on!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

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OhValleyWoodandWool

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#7 posted 1686 days ago

Beautiful guitar

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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#8 posted 1685 days ago

Excellent choice.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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that1wood

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#9 posted 872 days ago

Wow Greg! Is it going to be a 4 string or will it be extended range?

-- that WOOD be cool..... JL

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helluvawreck

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#10 posted 872 days ago

This is a beautiful piece of work. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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OregonBurls

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#11 posted 870 days ago

this one has been done and have been using it for over a year. It plays very nice. yes it is a 4 string.
Thanks
Greg

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

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