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Precision Mute assembly????

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Rickenbastard, Aug 29, 2005.

  1. Rickenbastard


    Aug 29, 2005
    Hello out there,

    anybody an idea where I can find a Precision mute bridge,
    i'm tired of putting something under it, or using my hand, sometimes i just like the mute...

    for example like on a rickenbacker..
    i think there are two great basses out there...
    A rick, A P-bass
    with those you can rock, funk, pop, experiment away...

  2. nataku


    Jun 21, 2004
    San Jose, CA
    i know theres a mute you can install onto the bridge without having to get a whole new one, but the name escapes me. i know marcus miller uses one, and if it wasnt like $100, id be using one too :bawl: .
  3. fourstringdrums

    fourstringdrums Decidedly Indecisive Supporting Member

    Oct 20, 2002
    www.bassmute.com But, they don't have US dealers any more so I don't know how much of a hassle it is to actually get one.
  4. bdgotoh

    bdgotoh Supporting Member

    Aug 6, 2002
    Pacific NW
    Stuff a chunk of foam weatherstripping under your strings right near the bridge...
  5. One thing you can do is glue some foam underneath a bridge cover. The foam will rest on top of the strings. My P Bass is setup that way.