Warmoth necks...

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by jock, Oct 16, 2002.

  1. jock


    Jun 7, 2000
    Stockholm, Sweden
    How much heavier are they than an ordinary Fender neck?
    Can a set of Hipshot ultralight tuners neutralize the difference so there is no more neckdive than usual.
  2. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    I've never had any neckdive issues with the Warmoth basses I've built. I've Used Schaller BML's on the 4's & Gotoh mini tuners on the 5's.

    Warmoth has a new body that has honey comb cutouts & I would assume the very light bodies might have some neckdive going on but I can;t be sure cause all my Warmoths were 10lbs+.
  3. jock


    Jun 7, 2000
    Stockholm, Sweden
    ...and the sound.
    How do they sound compared to grafite reinforced necks or vintafe Fender necks? Can you hear the difference?