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Show Your Slim Necks

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Dpduder, Aug 16, 2007.

  1. Dpduder


    Mar 27, 2007
    Gorham, ME
    Ok, so slim fast necks are tight. especially for those with smaller hands like myself.

    im trying to look for the thinnest necks out there. think geddy lee jazz, peavey, and ibanez soundgear... oh and whatever else exists out there id love to see em all!

    lets see em!
  2. DeanT

    DeanT Send lawyers, guns and money...

    Here are two for ya - My Yamaha SBV and Jay Turser Beatle bass:

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  3. Pennydreadful

    Pennydreadful Goin out West

    Jun 13, 2005
    Arlington, Texas
    Do the blond Tursers have maple fretboards? I didn't know that...neat.

    My Eastwood has a thin neck, sorta. It's about jazz width at the nut, but it barely widens at all as you move toward the heel, which I like. It's slightly chunky front-to-back, though.
  4. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Supporting Member

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    DR Strings

    Thinnest neck I've ever seen front to back is on Ambush basses by Scott Ambush. Here's how thin they are: If you lay the bass face down on the floor, the side dot markers are fully visible.
  5. lug


    Feb 11, 2005
    League City, Tx

    Same neck dimentions as the Geddy.
  6. speyer

    speyer Supporting Member

    Thinnest neck I've played on was a Pedulla Pentabuzz. :eek:

    It felt great, even though I have big hands, I still prefer a smaller neck for a faster feel and greater playability.

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