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Would a Jneck fit a P 52 Reissue?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by B8ssMan89, Oct 9, 2005.

  1. I'm planning on getting a Fender 51 Pbass RI, the only thing I do not like is the head stock. I dont like the small compressed design.
    So, would a Jneck fit on a 51 RI?
  2. I'm pretty sure that they all use the standard fender neck pocket, so yeah, it would fit
  3. fresnorich


    Sep 17, 2003
    Fresno, CA
    The heel of the Jazz neck is round, not squared like the tele style '50s necks.
  4. echo008

    echo008 Supporting Member

    Jan 30, 2004
    Long Island, NY
    Dont know if this helps or not but I currently have a 68 P neck on a 69 J bass body and it rocks!!!!! I would think it would work the other way as well, but I am no expert ....
    - Tom
  5. frigo

    frigo burn in hell!

    Dec 8, 2003
    i had a 51 reissue precision and i think the headstock is the only cool thing in that bass.. the bridge sucks and it has just that sound... one suggestion: if you play harmonics don't buy it!
    it completely lacks in harmonics, maybe because of the pickup position