Epiphone Fenderbird

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Coward Of Reali, Nov 2, 2005.

  1. Coward Of Reali

    Coward Of Reali

    Oct 13, 2003
    I have a MIM pbass and an EPiphone t-bird with a bold on neck. How hard or tricky would it be to put the P neck on the Bird ala John Entiwistle? Seeing as how there both bolt on necks it would be easier than doing it with a neck through gibson
  2. JimmyM

    JimmyM Supporting Member

    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Ampeg Amps, EMG Pickups
    I would take them to a luthier and ask his opinion before you do anything, especially if you have no experience.
  3. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Very difficult. Even if the necks have the same heel, which I don't believe they do, the necks are different and will not intonate without major adjustment.
  4. I was going to do this with my old non-reverse Epiphone Tbird and Encore Precision style neck, but alas, the Epi neck heel is squared off while the other is curved.
    Yes, I too was under the influence of the mighty Ox! :bassist: