Technical question

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by 5string, Jul 14, 2003.

  1. 5string


    May 5, 2003
    Hanover PA
    I've searched for this and found no answers.

    Does any know the weight in lbs. of a Fender MIM J?:bassist:
  2. Ben Mishler

    Ben Mishler

    Jan 22, 2003
    San Jose
    The exact weight depends on the individual instrument, but I think in general its around 9lbs., though I could be mistaken.
  3. furiously funky

    furiously funky Guest

    Dec 28, 2002
    I had no trouble holding mine, 9 lbs sounds about right. I'm 6.2', but maybe a smaller person would have some trouble. no problems with weight here.
  4. 5string


    May 5, 2003
    Hanover PA
    Well I'm 6'6" and weigh in at 250. I workout every morning so I ain't too concerned but I am fighting spinal stenosis, some nerve damage and a blown disk. I think anything 10lbs. and under is good to go. The Cirrus-6 weighs in at 9.5 and for some reason it feels lighter than my MIM J did. Maybe its all in my head?