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ripping frets out???

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Simosis, Dec 2, 2002.


  1. Simosis

    Simosis

    Nov 23, 2002
    NZ
    down at the local pawn shop,(cash converters if your in NZ) there is this old crusty fender ripp-off in sun burst, its about 200$ NZ, its called a D something - cant remember) i was thinkin of buyin it and ripping the frets out, i dont know how suitably the wood on the neck is though, its tan coloured, and has like a crusty plastic sort of coat stuff on the front of the neck, i really want a fretless, is it hard to turn a bass into one, i have looked at a few websites, it doesnt seem to hard:confused: maybe harder than it looks,

    is this a wise move? or shud i just save for a cheap fretless???, it would be really cool to make one though.