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SOLD Necks - MIM, Squier, Hondo II

Discussion in 'For Sale: Parts, Strings, and Accessories' started by Lesgo, Aug 28, 2016.

  1. Lesgo

    Lesgo Supporting Member

    Jun 20, 2016
    I have 3 necks for sale. The first I am intimately familiar with. The other two I picked up along the way but never installed on an instrument.

    Squier Affinity Precision fretless loaded - 1999: this one underwent an amateur defretting job a little over a decade ago. This was on my main gigging bass for years. Truss rod works. The unfinished fretboard has some string wear, but still plays great. I have only used flats on it and regularly treated it with lemon oil. Loaded with the original hardware. Nut is included, but it needs to be glued on. Headstock has some dings that could be sanded out. $75 shipped CONUS

    MIM Squier Series P bass neck -1995:
    Recently picked up this neck for a build but decided to go with a maple fretboard instead. Does not have a nut or tuners. Seems to be high MIM quality. Built in the mid 90s when the Squier Series was MIM. $120 shipped CONUS

    Hondo II neck:
    Neck seems nice and straight. Please be advised that this neck has the flat Hondo heel and heel truss rod adjuster. Will not fit a fender neck pocket. Great for a Hondo II with a squirrely neck. Nut is installed, but no tuning hardware. $40 shipped CONUS

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    Last edited: Aug 30, 2016
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  2. covermego

    covermego Still here....... Supporting Member

    Sep 5, 2010
    Redding, CA
    Your Fender "Squier Series" neck is identical in production to the standard MIM necks. In fact, at that time, all necks (and bodies) were produced in Corona, CA and trucked down to Mexico for finish and assembly. The red P-Bass in my avatar has that exact neck on it. Did lots and lots of research on this. Finally came upon a thread where Keith Brawley, VP of Fender, chimed in. It's still on the web if anyone would like to confirm for themselves. Excellent neck at a great price!
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  3. Lesgo

    Lesgo Supporting Member

    Jun 20, 2016
    Thanks for the info. I didn't want to cite the rumor that these MIMs were actually MIAs, but it's definitely intriguing. I'll track down that thread. And I may decide to hang onto it...
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