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Should I not get a bass just because of it lack of frets?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by sk8terguy316, Jul 26, 2005.

  1. Well I'm a heavy tapper I like shred tapping,normal tapping,All different kinds and I play up high, but, I love the geddy Lee Jazz but cant play everything I do on it should I get it anyway or can any1 reccomend a bass thats alot alike in feel but has more frets say 21 or 22 anything more
  2. Tash


    Feb 13, 2005
    Bel Air Maryland
    A 21 fret bass is only lacking 3 semitones compared to a 24 fret bass. If you really like the Geddy get it and adjust, its really not a huge deal.

    If you absolutely need that last minor 3rd you could always add a custom Warmoth neck with the 24 fret extension board.
  3. the geddy has 20