Workshop Blog

A little taste of what’s going on in the woodshed.

13/7/17

Stock RetroB 4 string. I am thinking a purple stain on this one but I am certainly open to suggestions.

13/7/17

Work progressing on several basses.

13/7/17

Work progressing on several basses.

7/7/17 Stock Recurve 4.

Wood work now done on this bass. Poplar Burl top on a Cherry body.

1/7/17 Stock RetroB 4.

Dual pickup version of the RetroB. Rosewood board and Figured Maple top which will be stained.

20/6/17 Stock RetroB 5.

PB Bass version of the RetroB. AcrylicImpregnated Maple board and Figured Maple top which will be stained.

20/6/17 Finn R Type 5 in progress.

Claro Walnut top with Acrylic Impregnated Splated Flame maple board.

2/6/17 Stock Recurve 4.

A bit more done on this stock bass. P/J setup for the pickups and probably the ACG DFM Filter pre-amp. Option to put an East Uni-Pre 4K is also avilable.

1/6/17 Dirty

Krell E type 5.

1/6/17 Pale Moon Ebony

Moving this bass towards the exit.

8/5/17 RetroB Stock Builds 2.

A selection of RetroB stock builds. These can be 4/5 string with single or dual pickups. Full details can be found in the RetroB section of the website. If you are interested in any of these builds please get in contact. 

Build 1.

Swamp Ash with Figured Maple top.

Build 2

Alder with Figured Maple top.

8/5/17 RetroB Stock Builds 1

A selection of RetroB stock builds. These can be 4/5 string with single or dual pickups. Full details can be found in the RetroB section of the website. If you are interested in any of these builds please get in contact. 

Build 1.

Alder with Figured Maple top.

Build 2

Alder with Figured Maple top.

8/5/17

Stock Recurve 4 with Poplar Burl top on a Cherry body. 

Stock Border Reiver with Swamp Ash body and an ART Red American Sycamore Finger board.

15/02/17

Salace E Type 6.

P Type 4.

Finn R Type 5

Finn R Type Headless 5.

12/03/17

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07/03/17

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01/2/17 New Model

This new bass design will be launched at The London Bass Guitar Show 2017.