Post Number: 32
|Posted on Tuesday, September 07, 2010 - 6:58 am: |
Just picked up this baby and she is beautiful. Was originally told the top laminate was Macassar, but later told it is coco bolo. Also, would like to know whether the finish was shot with nitrocellulose or polyester as the instrument needs a finish repair. Thanks!
Post Number: 2119
|Posted on Tuesday, September 07, 2010 - 11:25 am: |
Do you have any pics to share with us?
Post Number: 7401
|Posted on Tuesday, August 02, 2011 - 6:05 pm: |
Here's the details from your instrument file:
HLB5 Elan bass
top: Coco Bolo
neck: 7-piece Maple and Purpleheart
scale: 34" long
inlays: Pearloid (plastic) ovals
controls: "Elan Plus" volume, pan, filter, 2-position Q-switch, bass cut/flat/boost, treble cut/flat/boost, mono facemounted output
originally made for: Professional Music & Drum, NV
birthday: September 12, 1990
The original owner lived in Minnesota. There's no record of repair or modification of this bass.
The finish is polyester.