1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

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?

Share This Page