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Manne basses and the tuning bridge

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Suburban, Jun 10, 2004.


  1. Suburban

    Suburban

    Jan 15, 2001
    lower mid Sweden
    Anybody know anything about the pretuners and tuning bridge that Manne claims to have invented?

    It looks intriguing enough in the picture
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    But how does it work??? There is no obvious stretching to the strings here!
    :confused: :confused: :confused: :confused:
     
  2. Just a stretch here, but it appears the strings get fed into or thru those brass-colored inserts, and the thumbscrews prolly thread downwards for tuning range, pushing the strings down.... I wonder what the range is, but we are talkin fine-tuners...

    It's a neat lookin bridge for sure.
     
  3. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE
    You probably need this at the other end :D

    [​IMG]

    Can't see any interest in this system

    Peace,
    JP
     
  4. JP, can you still find those tuners? I had seen those once, and thought they were pretty cool. Are they Steinbergers?

    Just curious...
     
  5. JP Basses

    JP Basses

    Mar 22, 2002
    Paris FRANCE
    they're Manne tuners!

    found them right below the tuning bridge.

    Peace,
    JP
     
  6. Whoops, maybe I should go to the site and stop being so meh-tarded.

    v:O)
     
  7. Suburban

    Suburban

    Jan 15, 2001
    lower mid Sweden