Status Graphite neck for Ray5 anyone tried one?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by lowfrez, Jun 13, 2003.

  1. Hey all,

    I just tried the search, didn't really find what i was looking for,

    I have a ray5 fretless that'd i'd like to buy a status neck for so i can use it as a backup fretted when i'm not using it as a fretless.

    Anyway what's the neck like, how's the sound, and what's the price on these things?

    Thanks in advance,

  2. remo


    Jan 15, 2005
  3. lowrez

    lowrez no.

    Nov 27, 2004
    New Englandish
    I don't know the quality on it but... Do you really want to exchange necks back and forth a lot? I somehow see stripped screw holes in the future...
  4. jtlee

    jtlee Supporting Member

    Mar 2, 2005
    Portland, Oregon
    Most graphite necks are installed using threaded inserts (in the graphite). You use bolts instead of screws, so you can pop them in and out without much of a problem. You can do the same with wood necks too.