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thickest bass strap there is.

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by edgaroviz, Jan 2, 2012.

  1. edgaroviz


    Aug 8, 2011
    What is the thickest bass strap there is on the market?
  2. Tupac


    May 5, 2011
    I don't know, but I have a feeling you'd really like a Comfort Strapp.
  3. Most people seem more interested in the width of a strap than its thickness. No doubt you have your reasons.
  4. Marton


    Sep 20, 2005
    Yamaha (I think...) made one with air cell in it. I have one, and it's really thick.
  5. JimmyM

    JimmyM Supporting Member

    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Ampeg Amps, EMG Pickups
    Levy's MSS24 is pretty thick.
  6. Snakeman1066

    Snakeman1066 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Central Valley
    You want a NEOTECH Mega Bass Strap
  7. M.R. Ogle

    M.R. Ogle Supporting Member Commercial User

    Nov 5, 2004
    Mount Vernon, Illinois
    Backstage Guitar Lab owner
  8. +1 I can barely tell that it on my shoulders with this thing
  9. RustyAxe


    Jul 8, 2008
    Another vote for the Neotech Mega Strap. Most comfortable strap I've even owned ... wide, thick, perfect.
  10. edgaroviz


    Aug 8, 2011
    that's what I meant.
  11. edgaroviz


    Aug 8, 2011
    I'm looking for a strap that is 4", or even wider... Is there a strap wider than 4"? I was looking for strap like Tim Commerford uses, since I sometimes have problems with my neck and shoulders.

    The Neotech strap looks nice, but the I saw that Levy's make a 4½" strap that looks even better.
  12. tabdog


    Feb 9, 2011
    I'm sure everyone will laugh at this,
    but it works pretty good.,



    It will go on a wider strap.

    It will not slide up and down the strap
    like the old Gibson pad and it's much
    softer. It's also 1/10the price or less.

    It is thick where you need it, and soft,

  13. edgaroviz


    Aug 8, 2011
    any idea how wide is this strap?
  14. JimmyM

    JimmyM Supporting Member

    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Ampeg Amps, EMG Pickups
    Ya, I already mentioned it...the MSS24. I wrote Levy's about that big huge strap Tim C used to use because I wanted one really bad, but they said it was a very limited run and they're all gone now, but they directed me to the MSS24. LOVE IT!!! Tim's using it now, and so is Les Claypool.
  15. atomicdog


    Jun 18, 2011
  16. johnk_10

    johnk_10 vintage bass nut Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 16, 2008
    Thousand Oaks, CA
    John K Custom Basses
    i use comfort straps on all of my basses and find them very 'comfort'-able ;). they're pretty wide and have just the right amount of stretch to them.
  17. calshands


    Feb 11, 2004

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