1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  

Yamaha BB300

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by elpezpr, Feb 27, 2008.

  1. elpezpr


    Feb 7, 2008
    Hi. I own a Yamaha BB300. The truss rod is dead. The guy that sets up my intruments told me it would not adjust. I am wondering if a Warmoth P neck will fit this bass. Has anyone done it?

  2. Earwigger

    Earwigger I'm a Roland man now.

    Aug 23, 2005
    Cleveland, Ohio
    No, the Yamaha BB series uses completely different neck joints and bolt patterns. Sorry.
  3. elpezpr


    Feb 7, 2008
    So I would need a custom job...... or a new P...
  4. ChemicalFire


    Dec 10, 2007
    If it's really gone, perhaps it's time to look for a new bass?
  5. elpezpr


    Feb 7, 2008
    I had 2 guys that set up instruments tell me the same thing. The thing is I am used to this bass and i love the sound and string response(if that makes sense). I am considering having someone rebuild the neck. Even if it costs more that a new one.
  6. Basshappi


    Feb 12, 2007
    Price out a truss rod repair/replacement.

    Also look around for a used BB300 or BB400 you can probably find one for a good price. It might be cheaper and it will retain the feel you are used to.
  7. El-Bob

    El-Bob Supporting Member

    Oct 22, 2006
    Hamilton, ON
    maybe washers will get a few more turns out of the truss rod? (i'm sure someone more experienced than myself will be able to go into greater depth on this)

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.