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Wanting to put a Squier neck on a MIM P bass body

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Hevy T, Mar 13, 2014.

  1. Hevy T

    Hevy T Supporting Member

    Jan 11, 2011
    Lethbridge, AB Canada
    I love the tone of my P bass, but don't like P necks. I want to get a Big Block maple neck like a Geddy to put on my MIM P bass, which is black and white.

    Now there is a new VM Squier Jazz at my local shop I thought about buying for the neck. Would you do it?

    I also thought about the idea of getting another Geddy for the neck. This is what I would prefer to do, but cost is the limiting factor! Any other ideas besides Allparts or Warmouth because I can't afford to shell out $400 or more for a neck.
  2. funkingroovin

    funkingroovin Conquering A-D-D,and all the other notes as well!

    Apr 19, 2009
    If you find a neck you like better,go for it..it's your bass. I have an '84 Squier Jazz neck on my MIA Fen Jazz because I preferred the rosewood over the maple board that it came with. And it's simply a better neck IMO..
  3. Darknut

    Darknut Supporting Member

    Apr 4, 2009
    a VM squire neck has a wider heal than a MIM P bass body will except without mdification .... if I'm not mistaken.
  4. vstring3


    Oct 30, 2009
    Actually, it will fit without a problem - I've done it more than few times.

    OP, if you like the neck, do it.