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What size frets do Fender P's have?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by aabassist, Sep 16, 2002.


  1. Do they have medium frets? or jumbo? or what?

    Also are Jumbo frets better for tuning down or doesnt it make a difference?
     
  2. JimM

    JimM

    Jan 13, 2000
    Northern California
    It depends on the series.I think american made basses have medium jumbo,while mexican made basses may have smaller "vintage" frets.Not sure if it makes a difference when tuning down.
     
  3. My MIM P-Bass has monster sized frets. At least I think they're pretty big.
     
  4. JimM

    JimM

    Jan 13, 2000
    Northern California
    Yeah,I could be getting MIM basses mixed up with MIM strats.I know the guitars have smaller frets,that's why I got a MIA.But some P basses do have vintage frets,for example;the Duck Dunn signature.