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Looking for 5 string 24 frets bolt on bass neck

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by 2meterbassman, Nov 12, 2012.


  1. Hi Folks,

    as said above I'm looking for a company as Warmoth for example, where I can buy a neck for my needs.

    Specs:
    - bolt on
    - I can choose the woods for neck and fretboard
    - true 24 frets, no body overlapping stuff
    - 5 string
    - trussrod adjust entrance on the bodyside (very important)

    My plan: chopping off the headstock, to make a headless neck from it.

    Or is there a source for headless bolt on necks?

    Thanx 4 your help, greetz from germany
     
  2. Musiclogic

    Musiclogic

    Aug 6, 2005
    Southwest Michigan
    Disclosures:
    Owner/Builder: HJC Customs USA, The Cool Lute, C G O
    Why don't you just have a builder do it to your spec, you can choose the hardware and woods you want, and they can build it to match the head piece.
     
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  4. Well, I had this idea already - but if you ask a builder in germany, he wants 600, 700, or 800 Euros for it, some even more.
    In the US, if you watch warmoth for example, a neck costs (with chipping, toll and VAT) about 300 euros.
    But the don't have that thing I'm looking for.

    Greetz
     
  5. Musiclogic

    Musiclogic

    Aug 6, 2005
    Southwest Michigan
    Disclosures:
    Owner/Builder: HJC Customs USA, The Cool Lute, C G O
    800 euros is a lot, over $1000 US, I wish I still knew the builder who was near Idar Oberstein, he was quite reasonable, but that was 20 years ago that I stayed there...LOL. Currywurst, Kirn'r pils and a lot of wood carvng, was a good time there...LOL
     
  6. Looked at you Website and your FB-site - and gave you a "like".
    Great stuff, pal!

    Greetz from germany
     
  7. Musiclogic

    Musiclogic

    Aug 6, 2005
    Southwest Michigan
    Disclosures:
    Owner/Builder: HJC Customs USA, The Cool Lute, C G O
    Thank You sire, I appreciate that
     



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