need new bridge

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by NukeBass, Aug 2, 2001.

  1. NukeBass

    NukeBass Guest

    Jul 8, 2000
    Cornelius, NC
    Thanks to y'all at talkbass, I recently uncovered that my bass is a Gibson SB-450 (shortscale) the follow up in the setup section :)

    This thing needs a new bridge and I want to know if it is possible to locate an original (or copy of the original) or should I go with one of the replacement bridges that are on the market?

  2. PollyBass

    PollyBass ******

    Jun 25, 2001
    Shreveport, LA
    Gee dude, i dont know where you could get an original bridge for it. but if you get a replacment bride, look into a "badass2" Bridge. very soild. and i think it might be a little better than the stock one that came on your gibson.
  3. notduane


    Nov 24, 2000
    I'll be darned if I can find a pic of this bass, so I
    don't know what the original bridge looks like :(.
    There's probably something close to it at Allparts.

    Also, Schaller makes a hefty lookin' one - the "460"...