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Replacement neck for 3-bolt G&L

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by dgce, Mar 12, 2006.


  1. dgce

    dgce

    Jun 17, 2001
    Massachusetts, USA
    Thinking of turning an old G&L bass to fretless. Figured ordering a lined fretless neck from Warmoth would be the most simple and reliable route to take. However this is the old 3-bolt G&L neck. Does Warmoth make replacement necks for 3-bolt designs? I'm sure they can do a custom job for me, but I don't want to break the bank here.

    2nd question, this bass has a Precision style neck. If I were to replace it, I'd prefer a Jazz styled neck. Will a J neck fit correctly into a P instrument?

    r
     
  2. dgce

    dgce

    Jun 17, 2001
    Massachusetts, USA
    do'n the bump!
     
  3. PeppermanL2K

    PeppermanL2K ...and on the 8th day, God created the Habanero.

    Feb 3, 2006
    Huntsville, AL
    Hey! You might want to repost this in the new G&L forum here in TB, and/or hit up the G&L forum on the Dudepit. Lot's o' good info to be had in those places! :)
     
  4. dgce

    dgce

    Jun 17, 2001
    Massachusetts, USA
    Good idea, thanks!

    r
     
  5. dgce

    dgce

    Jun 17, 2001
    Massachusetts, USA
    No luck on the G&L forum. Thought I'd bump this puppy one more time.

    r
     
  6. MAJOR METAL

    MAJOR METAL HARVESTER OF SORROW Staff Member Supporting Member

    Ask a G&L dealer if they can get a new neck for you , www.guitarmannyc.com has alot of expirence with G&L.
     
  7. dgce

    dgce

    Jun 17, 2001
    Massachusetts, USA
    Thanks! I was starting to wonder if I was speaking Greek.

    r