badass II for blues??

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by fenderbluesdude, Jun 1, 2004.

  1. do you think the badass II would be good for blues? like stevie ray vaughan blues? or should i jsut stay with my stock fender bridge??
  2. Mudfuzz


    Apr 3, 2004
    I've had one on my 74 P four nine years, but the only reason it's there is the old bridge was falling apart; the sound did change but not substantially to make the bass sound different. The only thing it really improved was the balance by making the body heavier.
  3. For me, it seemed to offer more sustain and it also definitely improves the feel of the plucked string. I'd describe it as a slightly buttery feel, more bouncy and easier on the fingers.
  4. brianrost

    brianrost Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 26, 2000
    Boston, Taxachusetts

    It doesn't matter at all for blues which bridge you use.