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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-13-2003, 08:56 PM Thread Starter
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Wood Difference

Alright guys what are some of the tonal differences between mohogany and basswood? I'm gunna try and start up my project of a new JS and want a nice wood. I hear mohogany is great. Think I should do a neck-thru-body thing too?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-15-2003, 06:01 PM Thread Starter
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anybody? tonal difference between basswood and mohogany? I checked out Warmoth and they give a good description of basswood but say almost nothing about mohogany. Is it warmer? is it "heavier"? is it brighter?
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Tone woods have been discussed here zillions of times.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-15-2003, 07:44 PM
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Mahogany is bassy
Alder trebly
Basswood in the middle!
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