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Roscoe Beck V Neck Contour

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by BryanB, Nov 10, 2003.

  1. BryanB

    BryanB Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Fender's website refers to an asymetric neck contour for the RBV. Mine has a flattened oval shape. Has the neck shape changed recently?
  2. pyrohr


    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound
    Mine has the neck like yours and is a 98 RB5.
  3. mgmadian


    Feb 4, 2002
    Austin, TX
    I wouldn't place too much weight on the Fender website's description of the RB5. It still describes the mini-toggle switches as:

    Mini-Toggle Switch 1:
    Position 1. Front Coil of Neck Pickup
    Position 2. Both Coils of Neck Pickup
    Position 3. Rear Coil of Neck Pickup

    ...and pulling up the tone control is described as a "mid-contour" or something like that.

    Both of these descriptions are wrong.

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