Using guitar tremolo products on bass tremolo

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by jsp5107, Apr 9, 2004.

  1. jsp5107

    jsp5107 Supporting Member

    Mar 20, 2004
    Ive recently become interested in putting a 5 string hipshot tremolo system on a bass Im gradually building. Its a floating bridge that uses 3 springs, and hipshot says it stays in tune, but I dont know. If I do decide to put a hipshot on my bass, am I able to use (or convert for use) the schaller sure claw, or the hipshot tremsetter to keep my bass in tune? Also, if anyone can tell me how well a hipshot stays in tune, I would appreciate it very much.