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Blocks or dots, bound /unbound
Danny
I've never seen a status with block inlays? However I have just seen it as a custom option? This begs the question has anyone ever had it done? I love my 70's jazz bass that has a lovely bound neck and block inlays on maple. I guess on the phenolic Rob would use some kind of epoxy resin. A lot of statii are unmarked or dot necks...apart from mine (Those who don't know I have cat paws).

If I had another bass made I think I would condiser blocks or even a bound dotted neck!! So if you have an unusual config, lets see it!! I don't think it has been discussed before..to my knowledge but I'd be intersested in peoples thoughts as some people hate the blocks unless they are on a fender as to be fair, sometimes they look a bit odd on other basses except Mayones or Lakland, they seem to have got the look down.

Ahh and lets not leave out our fretless brothers.....
Edited by Danny on 08-05-2018 09:55
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me4bass
..... or, plain bare naked fretless ! Wink
 
Danny
me4bass wrote:
..... or, plain bare naked fretless ! Wink


Ahh of course! I did see a very tasty Elrik frettless with a lovely inlaid pattern. I guess we don't see many frettless basses with anything apart from the odd lined bass.
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bassbus
Danny wrote:

...apart from the odd lined bass.


There's nothing odd about a lined fretless. Grin
Unfortunately for everyone else I own the best Status bass ever built. Pfft

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Jeroen
My S2 Classic 4-string has the optional Roman numeral epoxy inlays. Very cool!
Lefty

S2 Classic 5-string headless, black sparkle
S2 Classic 4-string headless, pure white, Roman numeral inlays
 
Danny
They are very cool, if you had a different option or colour what would you do?
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Jeroen
A small bit of barbed wire across the 12th fret, and no inlays on the rest of the board. Possibly Luminlay side dots.

Something along the lines of this:

www.kinscherff.com/images/F03ProcSmallWeb.jpg
Lefty

S2 Classic 5-string headless, black sparkle
S2 Classic 4-string headless, pure white, Roman numeral inlays
 
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