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09-08-2001 08:17 AM
gkelm
Wood types for a universe body?

One other option is to have the body chambered. *It would cost you more, but you'd have a very light and unique piece. *I believe the Tom Andrson give some guidance about what chambering does to tone.
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09-08-2001 07:54 AM
Devo
Wood types for a universe body?

Good luck trying to get in their cue

emmm you could try a light honduran mahogany or luan mahogany, alder is kinda light, hell just check this page out

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09-08-2001 01:10 AM
Noodles
Wood types for a universe body?

Well concidering basswood is already pretty light you could stick with that and theres always styrofoam.
09-07-2001 11:41 PM
FORTHELOVEOFSWIRL
Wood types for a universe body? - What wood type has a thick

I considering getting a replacement body for a UV777BK to get swirled but I'm wondering if a different piece of wood would sound as thick but would be lighter. Also do any of you guys have suggestions as to where to get the body. I was considering Custom guitar wares.

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