Building a Fodera Bass
LEFT: Joey Lauricella handles the installation of all
electronics in Fodera basses. RIGHT: Vinny Fodera
carefully carves a bass body.
LEFT: (top) Vinny handcarving, (bottom) Working on a Standard neck. RIGHT: A quick check on the tuning.
TOP LEFT & RIGHT: Sanding
a bass body and neck. BOTTOM LEFT: Prepping a bass
body for the glue press.
LEFT: Using a pin router in preparation for inlaying
the Fodera Butterfly logo.
bass necks in their early stages.
a Yin Yang Deluxe. RIGHT: Every inside cavity is
handlined with copper foil in preparation for the
LEFT: Vinny Fodera tightening clamps
on a newly glued headstock. MIDDLE: Vinny doing
some fine detail carving. RIGHT: Joey Lauricella
sanding a bass.