BunnyBass Library : Bass design & analyses : article.
How We Build a Bass: a pictorial building diary, page 4.
page 1. glueing and cutting out the body.
page 2. body routing and starting the neck.
page 3. neck, part 2.
page 4. neck, part 3. <--you are here
page 5. neck, part 4, starting the neck pocket.
page 6. finishing the neck pocket, glueing the neck in.
page 7. side dots, radiusing the fingerboard, frets.
page 8. frets, part 2, a closer look at the radiusing jig.
page 9. shaping the neck and carving the heel.
page 10. the pickups, fret dressing and crowning, done!
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Drawing neck shape on the back of the neck laminates, thanks to the MDF template:
Rough cutting neck shape using the jig saw:
a few more photos of rough cut necks - got wenge?:
headstock shape rough cut:
attaching the template to the neck:
template in place:
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