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Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 10-27-2012, 03:54 PM
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Posted By Ken Smith
Cool whew..

I just got done moving some wood downstairs in case we have a huge flood which is possible if we get the maximum rain they are predicting, 1" per hour for a day or so at the height of the storm. I am...
Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 08-15-2012, 11:54 PM
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Posted By Ken Smith
Arrow 2008?

The last time I posted here was 4 years ago. Where have I been? :confused:

Earlier this year I started a thread on favourite Top woods (http://www.smithbassforums.com/showthread.php?t=2121).
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Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 07-02-2008, 10:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 26,293
Posted By Ken Smith
Thumbs up sure...

Top and Back; Acer Macrophyllum (http://www.kensmithbasses.com/woodpages/tigermaple%28w%29.html)
Core; ........... Swietenia Macrophylla (http://www.kensmithbasses.com/woodpages/mahogany.html)...
Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 07-01-2008, 10:20 PM
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Posted By Ken Smith
Lightbulb Koa..

Well, I bought some Koa in the '80s and early '90s. The wood was anywhere from plain for nicely figured with a few high figured pieces. Koa to my ear is no better sounding than Maple. In fact, I...
Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 06-16-2008, 12:24 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By Ken Smith
Thumbs up 4a, 5a?

Well, when I pick the woods it is in the Raw, unfinished. I spray it with quick drying Naphtha to get an idea of how it will look under finish. More often than not, they look better especially when...
Forum: Woods, Electronics, & Components 06-14-2008, 05:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 26,293
Posted By Ken Smith
Arrow Smith Woods "The Vault"

About 30 years ago I bought my first batch of wood to make the first run of The Smith Electric Bass. Ever since then I have searched out the best structural and most beautiful tone woods I could...
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