This bass is designed for versatility, even tone, and maximum playability using what I learned from the short scale bass prototype and the multiscale bass prototype.
The neck is of the same geometry as on the multiscale bass prototype.
Fretboard layout in SVG format
Fretboard layout in PDF format (single page)
Fretboard layout in PDF format (multi-page, letter)
Cutting out the shape
Drilling the countersinks for the tuners
Routing the channels for the truss rod and CF neck reinforcements
Making some cauls to hold the neck reinforcements down while gluing
Gluing in the neck reinforcements
Neck reinforcements glued in
Sanding the neck surface flat
Gluing the fingerboard on