whats the diffrence between the "neck scale"?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by snatch, Sep 24, 2000.

  1. snatch


    Sep 24, 2000
    like i see peeple who say they have a 35 scale neck, and others who say they have a 34 and such, what is the diifrence?
  2. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    Just what it says...

    The distance between nut and bridge on the bass is 34" or 35" respectively. You could also call it 'effective' string length.
  3. jcadmus


    Apr 2, 2000
    Welcome, Snatch. Check back through the earlier threads -- there was a good discussion on this a couple weeks ago.