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Modulus scale length?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by ric426, Dec 15, 2004.


  1. ric426

    ric426 Supporting Member

    Mar 27, 2002
    Southeast Michigan
    Can anyone tell me the scale length on a Modulus Sweetspot 5? I understand that the Flea basses are descended from the Sweetspot basses and the Flea 5 has a 34" scale (according to the Modulus web site). But then again, most all the other Modulus 5's are 35" scale, aren't they?
     
  2. atldeadhead

    atldeadhead

    Jun 17, 2002
    Georgia
    I beleive the SweetSpot is a particular kind of Quantum bass, no? In that case, all Quantums are 35" scale sir.
     
  3. Correct [​IMG]

    Thats my quantum sweetspot. Ordered it with an extra pickup behind it.. 35"
     
  4. Ian Perge

    Ian Perge Supporting Member

    May 11, 2001
    Evansville, Indiana
    I believe the Flea Bass was derived from the Sonic Hammer, and not the Sweetspot bass. As atldeadhead stated the Sweetspot was a Quantum with a single pickup placed in the traditional "sweetspot", whereas the Sonic Hammer was a new design from the ground up.
     
  5. ric426

    ric426 Supporting Member

    Mar 27, 2002
    Southeast Michigan
    Damn. Thanks for the info guys. I thought I'd found another fretless but I want to stick with 34" to match my other basses. I mess up too much on fretless when I switch between 34" and 35".
    Oh well...