Steady Bass  
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Steady bass is simply the way of thumb movement. Bass melody is simple and right hand thumb plays the single note on the single string. We just beat this tone with the thumb until there is a chord change. When the change in chord occurs, note is changed (possibly the string), but steady bass beat continues. Here is a part from my piece called "Stribor's Boogie". I play here simple melodic line with my thumb playing steady bass. Try to play it, the tuning is normal:

Steady bass