Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by gazman_res, Jan 31, 2005.

  1. Heya,

    I know alot of us play with rings especially on your neck hand, but i was wonder how it affects the neck?

    Does it or has it damaged your neck in any way?

    Just curious! :help:
  2. nonsqtr

    nonsqtr The emperor has no clothes!

    Aug 29, 2003
    Burbank CA USA
    Nope, no damage here. My ring isn't very ostentatious though, it's pretty small. The only time it starts getting in the way is when I'm doing really fast runs on a short scale bass. That's why I don't use short scales anymore. :)
  3. Edwcdc

    Edwcdc I call shotgun!

    Jul 21, 2003
    Columbia MD USA
    I wear a wedding ring and it never touches the neck.
    I just checked it with my 6 string and my 4 string. No contact with the neck in all positions. That's just me though.
  4. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    I wear a 4mm wedding band that has an ornate design with lots of sharp edges. No problems.
  5. Quality


    May 7, 2003
    Long Beach, CA
    No problems here and I have small hands. :meh:
    With my normal playing position, it doesn't even come close.
    That's just me though.