Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by nate22, May 12, 2004.

  1. nate22


    May 5, 2004
    Is there a pictorial listing/naming all the parts of a bass? For instance, and as bad as it sounds :p , I have no idea what the nut is. :bag:

  2. Bass Guitar Part by Part

    It's not stupid either, we all had to learn some how!

    This is a nut and where it's located on an instrument!

    I have attached a diagram that shows bass parts, hope this helps!

  3. atldeadhead


    Jun 17, 2002
    Glad to help out. I think I've named most all of the major parts. Between what Treena posted and what I have you've pretty much got it covered.

    !!Knowledge is power!!


    P.S. the fretboard is on top of the neck.
  4. nate22


    May 5, 2004
    Yeah..I'm familiar with the rest of the bass....(thanks for telling me about the fretboard! ;) ) I just wasn't sure about the nut.

    Thanks all!
  5. nonsqtr

    nonsqtr The emperor has no clothes!

    Aug 29, 2003
    Burbank CA USA
    The nut, that's usually the person playing it, right? :)