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Converting a fretless to fretted

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by Mike N, Jan 25, 2002.


  1. Mike N

    Mike N Missing the old TB Supporting Member

    Jan 28, 2001
    Spencerport, New York
    I just acquired a MIA P neck that is in excellent shape,but its fretless(and missing the tuners). Would it be cost effective for me to have frets put in this neck,or should I just get a neck already done(from Warmoth,etc....)

    Thanks:cool:
     
  2. rllefebv

    rllefebv

    Oct 17, 2000
    Newberg, Oregon
    Much easier to just get the warmouth. IMO anyway...

    -robert
     
  3. Chasarms

    Chasarms Casual Observer

    May 24, 2001
    Bettendorf, IA USA
    Is it lined?
     
  4. Do MIA's come with lined fretboards :confused:

    Either way, a fretjob around my neck of the woods is $180+ and those kind of beans could get a nice Warmoth. Shoot, maple/maple necks start at $147.

    But necks without dot markers are really appealing to me. :D
     
  5. Mike N

    Mike N Missing the old TB Supporting Member

    Jan 28, 2001
    Spencerport, New York
    Yes