Post Number: 5
|Posted on Wednesday, October 11, 2006 - 12:50 pm: |
this is my newest family member
a 1979 4 string fretless tobias
walnut & purpleheart neck
walnut body core
quilted purpleheart top & back
and ebony fingerboard
this is an amazing bass built by Tobias him self back in florida when Tobias was just a one man shop.
this bass really sings and looks amazing in person
(Message edited by davehouck on November 03, 2006)
Post Number: 744
|Posted on Wednesday, October 11, 2006 - 1:41 pm: |
I've never seen purpleheart quilt before. That's beautiful.
Post Number: 435
|Posted on Wednesday, October 11, 2006 - 2:04 pm: |
Very nice, indeed! I've always heard great things about these instruments.
Post Number: 286
|Posted on Friday, October 13, 2006 - 10:22 am: |
Wow.As much as I like PH,that to me is astounding.I would love to have a quilt PH top Rogue to pair with my flame PH Rogue.Any chance on seeing a more detailed pic of the top?Thanks for the posting.
Post Number: 287
|Posted on Friday, October 13, 2006 - 10:24 am: |
By the way,Tobie's are fantastic basses.
You should enjoy that one a great deal.