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Anyone ever play or own an Ibanez SR w/ a moses graphite neck

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by eban3, Mar 9, 2013.


  1. eban3

    eban3 Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2007
    Palm Bay FL
    Really wondering if replacing the neck will give this sucker anymore natural low end ..................
     
  2. bassbenj

    bassbenj

    Aug 11, 2009
    I own a couple SRs and love them. And I also have a Modulus and am a huge fan of graphite necks. But the cost of putting one on an SR sort of ruins the whole economy of the thing, doesn't it? But I bet it would rock!
     
  3. eban3

    eban3 Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2007
    Palm Bay FL
    well not really this is an sr 1205 so its already a $1200 bass
     
  4. mystic38

    mystic38

    Dec 4, 2012
    Mystic CT
    I have an SR1200 and typically run with the mids boosted at 250hz to get some extra warmth/low end..

    I doubt that a new neck will do much tbh.

    * what amp/speaker combination do you have?.. it may be that your rig just doesnt have the ooomph at the low end.. most cabs are rolling off before they hit a B...
    * if you have an fx loop you could use a parametric EQ.
    * you could try raising the neck pup on the low side for more volume
    * have you considered switching the pups to big splits or even fat stacks instead?...
     
  5. I would think that a stiffer neck would add more clarity and high end, rather than low end. I could be wrong though.
     

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