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pick up cover but no holes in bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by lull&smooth, Jun 25, 2004.

  1. lull&smooth


    Jun 21, 2004
    i just recieved an old pickup cover but my bass nor pickguard have any holes in them

    Should i allign the pickup cover and drill the holes myself?

    or can someone please tell me what to do.

    fender highway 1 jazz bass
  2. Eyescream


    Feb 4, 2004
    Knoxville, TN
    Are you talking about one of those chrome ashtray things?
  3. lull&smooth


    Jun 21, 2004
    yeah dude
  4. Dave Siff

    Dave Siff Supporting Member

    Yep. It might seem a little scary, but you can do it. I did it on a Mexican Fender Jazz I used to have. Use the smallest bit you can, and don't drill too deep!