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Electric and bass combo

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by alanjones, Aug 21, 2012.


  1. alanjones

    alanjones

    Aug 21, 2012
  2. bongomania

    bongomania Gold Supporting Member Commercial User

    Oct 17, 2005
    PDX, OR
    owner, OVNIFX and OVNILabs
    By "electric" you mean 6-string guitar?
     
  3. logans59

    logans59

    Jul 1, 2012
    Kennesaw, GA
    I don't think its meant to be left handed, I think its just to put the tuners on the bottom to give more room between the necks
     
  4. alanjones

    alanjones

    Aug 21, 2012
    I see what you mean, but generally the low frequency 'E' string on an electric guitar is attached to the closest machine head to the nut. In the picture, it would have to be attached to the machine head that's furthest away from the nut. Would this make a difference?
     
  5. alanjones

    alanjones

    Aug 21, 2012
    yes by 'electric guitar' I mean a 6 string guitar.
     
  6. khutch

    khutch Praise Harp

    Aug 20, 2011
    suburban Chicago
    If the E string is long enough to reach the tuner and wrap around the peg properly it should not make any difference. And here I though this thread was going to be about a double bass/electric bass guitar combo....

    Ken ;)

    Oh, BTW, Fender has been known to do something similar.
     
  7. OOZMAN

    OOZMAN

    Jun 16, 2010
    Australia
    confusing title is confusing.
     

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