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p&j j&p

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by kearney, Jan 16, 2005.

  1. kearney


    Jul 5, 2004
    how would you get a p body with a j neck? would you have to special order it at a cost to you? do you buy an afterstock neck and forfiet the fender logo and authenticitty? do you buy both basses and pawn the j&p off on ebay?
  2. Fuzzbass

    Fuzzbass P5 with overdrive Gold Supporting Member



    Seriously, you've hit 3 options: Fender custom shop; aftermarket neck; buy one of each and swap necks.

    There are more options: aftermarket body. That way you keep the decal! Also, some older P-basses were made with "A" width necks. Of course older Fenders tend to be expensive.
  3. Showdown

    Showdown Supporting Member

    Jan 21, 2002
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    I found a nice Fender MIM Jazz neck on Ebay and put it on my P. There are usually some there, do a search.
  4. IvanMike

    IvanMike Player Characters fear me... Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    Middletown CT, USA
    i'd say ask warmouth directly or ask nino brown. i'm thinking that there should be a bit of a mismatch in the width of the base of the necks but i'm sure there is a standard way around this if it exists. It's a pretty common mod, even duck dunn had it done (ouch :p ) recently for comfort reasons.