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Project by Mark A. DeCou posted 10-15-2010 07:03 PM 4299 views 3 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a custom four string electric bass guitar I built this past year.

It is for sale, you can purchase by clicking here to go to my Etsy Store

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Project Story:
more to come later…....

Here is the first guitar I worked on with my neighbor kid Josh:

Click for details

Mark DeCou
www.decoustudio.com

-- Mark DeCou - American Contemporary Craft Artisan - www.decoustudio.com





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CiscoKid

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#1 posted 10-15-2010 07:22 PM

That’s beautiful! Very nice work.

-- Al, Culpeper VA

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TomFran

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#2 posted 10-15-2010 07:31 PM

Beautiful work of artistry, Mark.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#3 posted 10-15-2010 07:33 PM

Beautiful job, Mark.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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rivergirl

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#4 posted 10-15-2010 09:20 PM

My goodness- you are so incredibly multi-talented!

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#5 posted 10-15-2010 09:33 PM

Outstanding looking guitar. You most certainly did a first class job on it and whoever buys it will be very proud.

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpiece… because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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PurpLev

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#6 posted 10-15-2010 09:37 PM

that headstock is marvelous! makes me want one.

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#7 posted 10-15-2010 11:21 PM

Some more superb craftsmanship, & artistry by you.

AS GOOD AS IT GETS!

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Sodabowski

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#8 posted 10-15-2010 11:54 PM

Oh man… I hope I’ll be able to finish the guitars I’m making at least a bit as good as you did with this bass. The scrollwork on the bottom is a very interesting and nice feature, I think I will try something similar. Thanks for sharing and good luck on the sale.

-- Holy scrap Barkman!

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grizzman

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#9 posted 10-16-2010 02:59 AM

well you certainly have spread your wings with all of the different projects…and your talents seem to have no bounds….i hope your chiildrens bedroom will have the same flair…:)))...by the way is it done yet…lol….grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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ND2ELK

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#10 posted 10-16-2010 03:00 AM

I am impressed buddy!! Beautifully done as always. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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sras

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#11 posted 10-16-2010 03:15 AM

Wonderful guitar! The future owner should treasure it for eyars!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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matt garcia

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#12 posted 10-16-2010 03:24 AM

She’s a beauty!! How does she sound?

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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yarydoc

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#13 posted 10-16-2010 03:28 AM

Nice work Mark.

-- Ray , Florence Alabama

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Daniel Wise

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#14 posted 10-16-2010 05:26 AM

Wow… that is beautiful!

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Thos. Angle

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#15 posted 10-16-2010 06:24 AM

Great job, Mark. Someday I’m gonna try a guitar, someday…............Great design and craftsmanship.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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