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Fretless Extremity

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by kirbywrx, Nov 16, 2001.


  1. kirbywrx

    kirbywrx formerly James Hetfield

    Jul 27, 2000
    Melbourne, Australia.
    i was reading through a TIME magazine the otherday in the dentist and i came across a musician section. It had a thing about a new feature on some basses. there was a switch type of thing which let you move the frets in and out, thus, either having a fretless or non-fretless. It souds a little extreme but has anyone else heard of this? i was thinking about it and wouldnt it effect the action of the bass extremely?
    anyways mods delete this if there arent ne replies

    cya
    kirby
     
  2. flipperwhite

    flipperwhite

    Jul 12, 2001
    usa
    thats a pretty old idea,I have played a couple of those type things and it could be done but the ones I have seen didn't work out just right.