MTD kingston specs

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by wotnwhy, Mar 18, 2004.

  1. i was hoping if someone could help me. i'm having a custom bass made and i want the neck to be the same as my MTD kingston. i know the neck is asymetric. but the guy wants to know the specs (depth and 1st and 12th fret, width etc.). i've checked out the MTD site but theres no info available.

    any one know?

  2. Mental Octopus

    Mental Octopus

    May 24, 2003
    if you have a kingston why don't you just measure it yourself?
  3. Brendan


    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX

    34" scale 4 string
    35" scale 5 string
    24 medium jumbo frets
    Zero fret 1 1/2" wide, 4 string
    Zero fret 1 3/4" wide, 5 string
    MTD bridge, 3/4" (19mm) spacing
    One-piece neck w/satin polyester finish
    Carved basswood body (figured maple top option)
    Master volume and tone control
    MTD exposed pole alnico MM pickups
    Shielded electronics compartment
  4. i can mesure things like nut width, but i have no devices that can mesure the depth of the neck. and i have no idea where to begin to find out the radius of the neck, mainly because i don't know what it is.

  5. kobass

    kobass Supporting Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    Outside Boston
    Why not post in the "Luthier's Corner" forum and ask Mr. Tobias? ;)
  6. Thombass

    Thombass Guest

    Dec 17, 2003