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Measuring Scale

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by Petary791, Mar 31, 2005.


  1. Petary791

    Petary791

    Feb 20, 2005
    Michigan, USA
    So I wanna measure the scale of my bass. Do I go from nut to end of neck or what?
     
  2. No, you measure from nut to where the string crosses the bridge saddles.

    Mag...
     
  3. Measure from the nut to the 12th fret and multiply by 2.
     
  4. Petary791

    Petary791

    Feb 20, 2005
    Michigan, USA
    Alright; it seems it's 35".