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Headstock conversion

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by WillEVee, Feb 20, 2013.


  1. WillEVee

    WillEVee Supporting Member

    Feb 19, 2013
    Ohio
    Is it possible to convert a standard 4 on one side headstock to a MM style 3+1?
    I have an old Peavey Patriot that I was wondering about...
    Anyone?
     
  2. ronaldpdbrandt

    ronaldpdbrandt Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2011
    Suffolk County, NY
    Sponsored by The Letter Z
    If I can do this:

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    Then yes, I'd say it's possible.
     
  3. Splods

    Splods

    Oct 7, 2012
    Adelaide, SA
    I would do a sketch, so Trace head stock, do machine head holes, make sure the strings can line up from the nut properly.
     
  4. RxFunk

    RxFunk

    Dec 2, 2012
    Arizona
    Ack! Don't hurt your Peavey man! Maybe try it out on an extra neck or order a Might Mite one to see how it works or try it on an SX bass as a trial run.