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Tuning keys

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by AB53211, Jul 12, 2005.


  1. AB53211

    AB53211

    Apr 15, 2004
    Milwaukee,WI
    Does anyone know where I could get some tuning keys that would fit an american deluxe jazz bass neck? I'm not wanting to drill new holes in the neck and I'm not wanting to spend a lot. Would these work?


    btw, sorry if this thread is in the wrong place.
     
  2. tplyons

    tplyons

    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Those won't work. For the price of that entire set, you're going to get about ONE tuner that you want. They're expensive, so if you want the cheap way out, drill new holes.
     
  3. pyrohr

    pyrohr

    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound
    MIA dlx tuners are incased in plastic,this saves weight and cuts down on neck dive. If you use those type of tuners your bass will be suseptable (sp) to neck dive, and if you do drill holes and don't like the bass because of what I just mentioned you have just destroyed the value of the bass. Your call.
    Btw, whats wrong with the tuners on the bass?
     
  4. AB53211

    AB53211

    Apr 15, 2004
    Milwaukee,WI
    there aren't any tuners on the neck, i bought the neck off evil bay
     
  5. tplyons

    tplyons

    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    This is what you're looking for:
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    At $19.79 apiece they're available at Basspartsresource.com