Les Claypool's one-string Whamola is the mutated and high voltage bastard-son of the washtub bass. Using a lever tuning/playing system, the instrument delivers globular, freak-out sounds. Just watch this video to get an idea...
We've seen many plans posted n the net for building your own, but none come as close as Jeremy Cook's plans (links below). Just in time for Autumn instrument building season, we're sharing them with you.
Plans links are in 2 parts - the body and the electronics:
I think we need to see this in action pic. ;)
welp... you can "hear" it in action here ..
Thought it funny that your "The Rack" instrument video was followed by a Breast Pump devise video on Youtube. Hahahaha
This is truly awesome! Hats off to you, sir, for such an inspired build! Will definitely have to attempt something similar in the near future.
thanx man ;-)
Nice one Mr Pick.
Thanx Duck . i gotta credit Smilingdog for introducing me to whamolas a while back.. ;-)