Psst... Ready to join TalkBass and start posting, make new friends, sell your gear, and more?  Register your free account in 30 seconds.

Flatwounds on a Musicman Stingray?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by tanuki, Jun 23, 2005.

  1. tanuki

    tanuki Bass Minotaur

    Dec 13, 2004
    bristol, england
    willl using flats on a mm stingray frettless give it more warmth?
  2. daofktr

    daofktr irritating, yet surly

    Feb 15, 2005
    aurora, IN
    i don't have a musicman, but flats onna fretless is always a good idea, it more mwaaaah...easier onna fingerboard, too.
    and the warm apple pie...:D

    i've tried fretlesses at GC that had rounds....hated them. didn't have the right feel or sound, but that's me.

    IMO, you do get more warmth, or roundness, with flats, but, of course, YMMV.

    you do what's good for you, and you will always be cool, unless it involves heat.