Neckthrough basses with pickguards

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by patrickj, Sep 1, 2004.

  1. patrickj


    Aug 13, 2001
    Baltimore, MD
    Anyone know of any neckthrough basses that have pickguards? Any pics? I know NT doesn't exactly lend itself to having a PG.. but just wondering if anyone has ever seen one.

    I've got a WishBass turned ProjectBass that is neckthrough, but I'm going to slap a custom pickguard on (a variety of reasons - easiest/best looking solution to all of them is to use a pickguard).
  2. jammadave

    jammadave Rudderless ship Supporting Member

    Oct 15, 2003
    Wash DC metro area
    Thunderbirds do.
  3. Aaron Saunders

    Aaron Saunders

    Apr 27, 2002
    Aren't Ricks neck thru?
  4. Brian Barrett

    Brian Barrett

    Nov 25, 2001
    Murfreesboro, TN (Nashville)
    Dealer, Builder
    Most any Builder will work with you on a pickguard I would think. We have had a few Benavente's with pickguards that are removable. I've seen other's with Pickguards, just a matter of requesting it when you order and work out the idea you want with the company/dealer you order from.
  5. patrickj


    Aug 13, 2001
    Baltimore, MD
    Hrm, yes, Ricks are.. didn't know that!

  6. Prahainspring


    Oct 22, 2002
    New Jersey
    Yes sir.

    -Edit-Darn you PatrickJ :D
  7. xyllion

    xyllion Commercial User

    Jan 14, 2003
    San Jose, CA, USA
    Owner, Looperlative Audio Products
    There is nothing about a neck-through that would prevent the use of a pick guard. For something like a Wish, you will probably need it custom shaped.