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geddy neck / vintage jazz / whats thin

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by sedan_dad, Apr 6, 2006.

  1. sedan_dad

    sedan_dad Supporting Member

    Feb 5, 2006
    I heard all the raves about the Geddy Jazz.All the talk centered around the neck and how un godly thin it is ."Fender has never made anything this thin"."Modeled after a modded pawn shop find".
    It is thin and I liked it so much that I bought one ,BUT the neck on my old Jazz feels a bit thinner.My question is ,Fender use to make THIN necks in the past didn't they?I mean on a regular basis.There nothing special about a Geddy other than it is a size that Fender use to make but no longer does,right?
    Isn't that what 's that A,B,C, stamped on the heal of a old Fender is neck about? So with the vintage pick ups and the thin neck it's just a vintage remake.Am I right or not?
  2. pdusen


    Aug 18, 2004
    No, Geddy's neck was modified, and his sig bass is made to reflect the modified neck shape.

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