I bought something to adjust the neck

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by Kwan, Oct 10, 2004.

  1. Kwan


    May 14, 2004
    Just because my bass dont have this included (mine is 2nd hand bass), and normal key just cant adjust the Fender neck. I have spent HKD$80 for this Fender-neck-adjuster.

    For non-Chinese speaker, you can just see the photo for the "red-head" stuff.

    Is it just a way to earn money, or is it a way to help the neck if the adjusting hole is located here?
  2. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    To adjust the truss rod if it is at the neck/body joint, cut the last 1/2 inch off the short endof the allen wrench and it should fit,.
  3. dcr

    dcr Supporting Member

    I've had both the Fender version and the cut-off Allen Wrench that Figjam mentioned. Both work well, but I think that I actually prefer the Allen wrench better.