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J Bass neck replacement

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by bos_mindwarp, Aug 5, 2005.


  1. I can't seem to find a decent luthier that does epoxy-treatment for my MIM fretless jazz, and Im sick of flatwounds. So I was thinking of buying a new neck, something like allparts.com sell.

    The alternatives I have are rosewood, maple, ebenholtz and graphite fingerboards. I was leaning towards ebenholtz, because I think its hard wood, but I am not sure, and I have no idea how does it sound. Could it handle common roundwounds, like DR?
     
  2. MAJOR METAL

    MAJOR METAL HARVESTER OF SORROW Staff Member Supporting Member

  3. HG Thor looks cool and all, except for 2 things:

    1.) I'd be looking at at least 6 months waiting time
    2.) I'd really like some luthier in sweden