Your Bass Measurements!! :)

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by DarkMazda, Jun 25, 2001.

  1. DarkMazda


    Jun 3, 2000
    I thought this would be an interesting thread.. Give us your measurements of your bass! (just like girls) hehe :D we shall be checking different measurements of different basses. This might be an interesting thread since people are like "what does this bass feel like?" Maybe with these measurements you might be able to relate to some of the basses you have to see if the bass is good for you :)

    Here is mine (1995 Warwick Streamer Stage I 5 string)

    String Spacing @ nut = 10mm
    String Spacing @ bridge = 20mm
    Neck Width @ nut = 1.75" (46mm)
    Neck Width @ 12 Fret = 2.5" (65mm)
    Neck Width @ 24 Fret = 3" (76mm)
    Neck Thickness = 20mm
    Weight: ~12.5lb

    My bass is pretty big I suppose :)

    Another one (2000 Salas Custom 4 string)

    String Spacing @ nut = 10mm
    String Spacing @ bridge = 19mm
    Neck Width @ nut = 1.5" (39mm)
    Neck Width @ 12 Fret = 2" (52mm)
    Neck Width @ 24 Fret = 2.25" (58mm)
    Neck Thickness = 16mm
    Weight: ~ 8lb

    Give us your specs!
  2. I see you've found the Warwick bass spec.'s page.
    Own a Streamer as well my spec.'s are the same as yours.
  3. I only know a few things about my Dean--the neck width is 1.75" at the nut, the scale length is 35", and the string spacing is ~0.625" at the bridge.
  4. DarkMazda


    Jun 3, 2000
    Nope.. i measured them myself.. even the weight.. on their website, it says 10.62lbs.. but when i measured it, it was about 12.5lb I guess weight changes with pickups/strings/hardware etc.. etc..
  5. FunkSlapRumblefish

    FunkSlapRumblefish Guest

    May 23, 2000
    Charlotte, NC
    my Ernie Ball MusicMan Stingray:
    Size: 13-1/2" wide, 1-5/8" thick, 44-7/8" long
    Weight: 9 pounds, 5 ounces (sometimes varies)

    Scale 34"
    Radius 11"
    Headstock 8-3/4" long

    Frets 21 - High profile, wide
    Width 1-5/8" at nut, 2-1/2" at last fret.

    Got this info from so it should be right.
  6. Very interesting. I'll have to do some measurments myself. Thanks.
  7. Ok

    my brand new Ibanez BTB400QMTK

    neck length : 35"
    width @ nut : 47mm
    width @ last fret : 76mm
    thickness @ 1st fret : 20mm
    thickness @ 12th fret : 22mm
    Radius : 305

    weight : i think about 4.5 to 5.5 kilo
  8. DarkMazda


    Jun 3, 2000
    are you sure its 4.5KG or 5.5kg? thats almost as heavy as my Warwick! :rolleyes:
  9. ZuluFunk

    ZuluFunk Supporting Member

    Apr 14, 2001
    Thumb Bolt-on 5:

    length : 43.9"
    width at nut : 1.77"
    width at 24th fret : 2.72"
    thickness at nut: 21mm
    thickness at 18th fret : 24.5mm
    Spacing at 1st fret: .83"
    Spacing at 18th fret: .96"
    weight : 7.4 lbs

    That's from the most recent catalog. Mine's a '97, I don't know if there are any changes.
  10. mikezimmerman

    mikezimmerman Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2001
    Omaha, Nebraska
    My bass neck is big, but the body is small--unfortunately, I'm not clever enough to manage the metric measurement conversions from my US tape measure!

    Curbow Rockwood 6:

    Width at nut: 2-1/4"
    Width at 24th fret: 3-13/16"
    Thickness at 1st fret: 3/4"
    Thickness at 24th fret: 7/8"
    String spacing at bridge: 20mm (from Curbow site)
    Fretboard radius: 16"-18" (very flat)
    Scale length: (only) 34"

    Length: 18"
    Width: 12"
    Thickness: 1"

    Overall length: 43-1/2"
    Overall weight: about 12 lb. (not as heavy as my old Thumb Pro 6).


    David King headless D-bass 5:

    Width at nut: 1-3/4"
    Width at 24th fret: 2-15/16"
    Thickness at 1st fret: 11/16"
    Thickness at 24th fret: 1"
    String spacing at bridge: 18mm
    Scale length: 36"

    Length: 20-1/2"
    Width: 12-3/4""

    Overall length: 39-1/4"
    Overall weight: about 8-9 lb.


    EVD Custom Acoustic Bass Guitar (from memory):

    Width at nut: 1-5/8"
    Width at 24th fret: 2-1/4"
    String spacing at bridge: 18mm
    Scale length: 34"

    Width: 18-1/2"
    Lenght: 23"
    Thickness: 5-1/2"


  11. Dunno.. it feels like it.. it's a pretty heavy one
  12. 44-23-30

    this kind of measurements?:D