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Fretless Carvin Club

Postby ElfDude » Thu Jun 21, 2012 10:42 am

If you've got something that's both Carvin and fretless, let's see it here!

Here's my mid-90's LB76F. Tung-oiled koa all over, baby!

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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby 1Gearmadman » Thu Jun 21, 2012 2:11 pm

BB75 fretless with cheater lines .. love this bass !

Gary Wright 'My Love is Alive' on my BB75
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BsZ1lhp4QQ0

Peter Gabriel 'Sledgehammer' using the BB75 and a Micro Pog
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xEo-xUxoHxw

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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby xjbebop » Thu Jun 21, 2012 2:18 pm

I've got fretless, and I've got Carvin... but not a fretless Carvin....
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Those are nice though!!! :mrgreen:

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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby nascarbean_97 » Thu Jun 21, 2012 9:54 pm

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Woot woot.

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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby xjbebop » Thu Jun 21, 2012 10:02 pm

seems that Koa is the fretless wood of choice.... :think:

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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby Kashyyk » Thu Jun 21, 2012 11:06 pm

Walnut is fantastic for fretless as well :)

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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby DamonCovert » Fri Jun 22, 2012 6:22 am

No slight intended to the others, but I love that fretless, Kashyyk.

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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby FloridaWing » Fri Jun 22, 2012 7:30 am

LB70F
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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby mgood » Fri Jun 22, 2012 11:17 am

I've got the Brown Truck Blues.
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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby nascarbean_97 » Sat Jun 23, 2012 10:02 am

Even with all those basses??? :shock:

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Postby mgood » Mon Jun 25, 2012 7:23 pm

nascarbean_97 wrote:Even with all those basses??? :shock:

Only one I have. Arrived today.

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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby Catman10 » Fri Jul 06, 2012 4:15 pm

No walnut on mine, just alder and a quilt maple top:

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Postby nascarbean_97 » Wed Jul 11, 2012 9:01 am

mgood wrote:
nascarbean_97 wrote:Even with all those basses??? :shock:

Only one I have. Arrived today.

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To quote The Tubes, "She's a beauty!"

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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby gumbynotpokey » Mon Sep 17, 2012 5:23 pm

LB70PF with epoxy finish on the board.
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Re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby waynedcoville » Mon Nov 19, 2012 6:58 am

ElfDude wrote:If you've got something that's both Carvin and fretless, let's see it here!

Here's my mid-90's LB76F. Tung-oiled koa all over, baby!

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that's nice!

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Re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby Fretless_5 » Tue Jan 08, 2013 5:14 pm

The old girl Bolt On kit built in '97 with oiled, Ebony stain:


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...and the new love (featured in (I think) the Winter 2013 catalog):
B25PF QT QDW4 5MM NS TN QPH4 RH2 BC


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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby twilightdusk » Thu Jan 10, 2013 6:19 pm

Oh sweet, another bromberg! We don't see many of those round these parts.

And it's a beauty too! Shame not many seem to be ordering them...
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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby gumbynotpokey » Thu Jan 10, 2013 6:41 pm

Yeah, BOTH are VERY nice!
Wife: C350, Claro top SH550, Vintage 16
Oldest: DC400M greenburst, C980TMW
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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby mbeem » Fri Feb 15, 2013 9:07 am

I'll play!! '06 LB76PF

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re: Fretless Carvin Club

Postby jochan90 » Sat Mar 02, 2013 8:59 am

Well, looks like I'm late to the party! But better late then never:
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