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Has anyone tried this? P bass guard on jazz bass?

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by Govier966, Mar 6, 2010.


  1. Govier966

    Govier966

    Apr 28, 2009
    New York
    would it work well? i believe the neck pockets are the same size. I would be doing this to fit a p pickup in the middle position of a j bass. I would cut the p bass guard and leave the control plate.
     
  2. Turnaround

    Turnaround Commercial User

    May 6, 2004
    Toronto Canada
    Independent Instrument Technician, and Contractor to Club Bass and Guitar - Toronto
    Significantly different body shape. The Jazz has a much more offset shape. So, no it won't fit, and I'm not just talking about the control plate area.
     
  3. Best bet would probably be just have a custom jazz guard made from someone like pickguardian and see if they can just put a PBass pickup route instead of the Jazz pickup.

    Steve
     
  4. gidbass

    gidbass Supporting Member

    Aug 5, 2009
    You could try warmoth. they have jazz pick guards with a P cutout. I am sure there are others who make similar guards, but warmoth is the first that comes to mind.

    Good Luck.
     
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