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Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by mangeswe, Sep 21, 2004.

  1. mangeswe


    Feb 24, 2004
    Ystad, Sweden
    Wonder if the "metalplate" that goes over the pick-up near the neck has some important function? Does it effect the sound or is it just nice to lay the thumb on?

  2. knuckle_head

    knuckle_head Commercial User

    Jul 30, 2002
    Owner; Knuckle Guitar Works & Circle K Strings
    Are you speaking of the Fender pickup and bridge covers? No they serve no real purpose beyond protecting the pickup and bridge assemblies.

    If you mean some other type of metalplate then you will have to be more specific.
  3. mangeswe


    Feb 24, 2004
    Ystad, Sweden
    think that´s what i mean.