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Big or Small frets?

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by relman, May 6, 2001.


  1. Jumbo

    7 vote(s)
    31.8%
  2. Medium

    6 vote(s)
    27.3%
  3. Small (my pick)

    9 vote(s)
    40.9%
  1. which one's your type?
     
  2. snyderz

    snyderz

    Aug 20, 2000
    AZ mountains
    None.....sorry
    Doc
     
  3. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

  4. Fender sized frets. Medium I tihnk?
     
  5. Brendan

    Brendan

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Beings that I haven't "discovered" fretless, I stick with medium frets. Large just get in the way, and small ones do the same, but in the opposite manner.
     

  6. Exactly. :D

    FF
     
  7. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    Since "medium jumbo" wasn't a candidate, I didn't vote. I know that sounds like "jumbo shrimp," but that's what the maker said it was.

    My old Precis has a thinner wire that is great and I'm thinking about getting that on a custom. But as the wire gets thinner, the more frequent the refretting jobs become.