Do some jazz basses have different neck widths?
I recently acquired a 1973 / 74 Fender Jazz Bass that I mentioned in another thread. I ordered a new nut for it as the old one seemed to be off center and generally in bad shape. I got the nut today and realized that it is quite a bit wider than the old one, although it looks like it would fit just fine on my Fender Custom Shop 64 jazz. I didn't realize that Fender had changed the neck profile of their jazz basses over the years. I suppose mine could be an anomaly, but I don't have enough experience to say either way. At this point I'm not sure where to go to get the right size nut to finish the job or if I just need to have a custom nut made. I can post some pics later, but does anyone have any helpful advice in the meantime?
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