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Old 2007-08-19, 09:20
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Graphics-Help?

This would attract more attention in the Guitar-zone, but it's for my bass so heck.

Rather than stickers, I'd love to apply some graphics/have some graphics applied to my bass. Any help on this? Do's and don'ts? Other information?

Thanks in advance.
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Old 2007-08-19, 15:23
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Old 2007-08-19, 16:25
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Aosoth - New album III out now on Agonia Recs
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Asphixa - bass, demo out asap
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Old 2007-08-20, 04:37
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Old 2007-08-20, 07:24
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Well if done right, it cold look non-gay.


So anyone with decent advise?
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Asphixa - bass, demo out asap
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Old 2007-08-21, 02:21
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why do you want to do it anyway? I don't see any sense in doing it on your own. Buy bass with them which looks cool or get along without it.
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Old 2007-08-21, 15:44
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why do you want to do it anyway? I don't see any sense in doing it on your own. Buy bass with them which looks cool or get along without it.



Why do other people want custom basses?

Just some personalising, well actually just for the looks of it, and fuck off if you're trying to make other's believe that the looks of your bass don't matter to you.
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Aosoth - New album III out now on Agonia Recs
Epoch - bass, guitars, drums, MetaStasizing out asap
Asphixa - bass, demo out asap
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Old 2007-08-22, 00:14
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This would attract more attention in the Guitar-zone, but it's for my bass so heck.

Rather than stickers, I'd love to apply some graphics/have some graphics applied to my bass. Any help on this? Do's and don'ts? Other information?

Thanks in advance.

Do you mean airbrushing?
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Old 2007-08-22, 02:20
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It's a possibility yes.
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Old 2007-08-22, 03:55
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It's a possibility yes.

Airbrushing is probably the best way to go for detail. And it probably wouldn't cost too much if it were something small like that.
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Old 2007-08-22, 08:32
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Airbrushing is probably the best way to go for detail. And it probably wouldn't cost too much if it were something small like that.



Proceed.
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Aosoth - New album III out now on Agonia Recs
Epoch - bass, guitars, drums, MetaStasizing out asap
Asphixa - bass, demo out asap
Adustum - bass, guitars, full length out soon on XXXXXXXXXX recs

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Old 2007-08-22, 19:01
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Well if done right, it cold look non-gay.


So anyone with decent advise?

you do realize those are custom pickup covers?
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Old 2007-08-22, 19:38
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yeah airbrush it on with stencils and masking
though I forget not everyone has an airbrush and compressor.

IF you have then yeah just airbrush it on very carefully, make sure your mask is perfect. For things that are just like full colour illustrations, Im not sure. Of course they can be painted (read; airbrushed) directly on to the body but its harder. Much.

Cant be of much more help as I dont know if theres any professional who does this for a fee or what.
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Old 2007-08-23, 02:18
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Yes I'm probably going to let it get airbrushed.


Casualties-fan: I know, and of course I'm going to take the pickups out first, or at the very least cover 'eM.
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Epoch - bass, guitars, drums, MetaStasizing out asap
Asphixa - bass, demo out asap
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Old 2007-08-24, 03:23
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It shouldn't be too difficult to find a local artist that airbrushes. I personally know a few that do it for quite cheap.
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God, the Japanese are so weird. This HAS to be the long term effects of the atom bombs. No one is that weird on purpose.
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Old 2007-12-15, 08:48
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Using a simple nice bass would be better, than putting some designs on it. It will look nicer I supposed.
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Old 2007-12-16, 10:13
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Graphics IMO, look pretty tacky, unless its something thats quite small, and not too in your face.
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Old 2007-12-30, 23:41
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What would be the best brand for that?
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Old 2007-12-31, 04:30
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Graphics IMO, look pretty tacky, unless its something thats quite small, and not too in your face.


That's what it supposed to be. Not an entire graphic over the body of the bass, nay, just a symbol (something Death-worship or something else, haven't decided yet) on it.
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Aosoth - New album III out now on Agonia Recs
Epoch - bass, guitars, drums, MetaStasizing out asap
Asphixa - bass, demo out asap
Adustum - bass, guitars, full length out soon on XXXXXXXXXX recs

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Old 2008-01-03, 02:21
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I think a devil design will do.
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