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Can I do this w/ my 4 banger?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by nate22, Nov 30, 2004.

  1. nate22


    May 5, 2004
    Can I put a set of low 5 strings(obviously the lower 4 strings) on my 4 string bass?

    I'm sure it's been done over and over, but not sure if I have to alter the nut. It's an old school early 70's sabre musicman.

    Any and all advice MUCH appreciated.
  2. Selta


    Feb 6, 2002
    Pacific Northwet
    Total fanboi of: Fractal Audio, AudiKinesis Cabs, Dingwall basses
    Do a search, there's many threads on this...

  3. NJL


    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
    in case you wondering what to search for....

    BEAD should help you. you're going to want to change your nut as well