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Yet another SX (Essex) question:

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Muddslide, Sep 23, 2008.


  1. Muddslide

    Muddslide

    Feb 23, 2007
    Mobile, Alabama
    Anyone with this model:

    http://www.rondomusic.com/sjmbtvgn.html

    ...can you tell me--is the body roughly the same size as a P or J? I realize the shape is different, but I seem to recall someone here saying that even the full scale versions of this model had a pretty smallish (more guitar-like) body.

    Anyone know?
     
  2. Muddslide

    Muddslide

    Feb 23, 2007
    Mobile, Alabama
    ???
     
  3. AngryJason

    AngryJason

    Feb 23, 2006
    Sacramento CA
    It says "full scale" in the description...so I'd assume it's full scale :)
     
  4. Muddslide

    Muddslide

    Feb 23, 2007
    Mobile, Alabama
    Well, that refers to the scale length of the neck.

    I'm more interested if the body size is comparable to a regular old P or J bass.

    Just seems like I remember someone here mentioning they thought the body was sort of small and guitar-ish.
     
  5. dakpluto

    dakpluto

    Oct 14, 2006
    Orlando, FL
    There is a really nice review thread of that model. If I recall, he described the body has feeling like a slightly small Jazz.
     
  6. lowtide

    lowtide Commercial User

    Oct 14, 2006
    Bradenton, Florida
    Owner: Buzzard's Bass Shop
    It states the width of the body at the widest point is 14-1/2"
    Short scale is 12". Full scale Jazz is 13"
    Short scale P is 12". Full scale P is 13"
     

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