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  Topic: Fender MP Shortscale Strats/Teles/Jazz Basses
Casual_Reader

Replies: 63
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PostForum: Short Scales   Posted: Wed Sep 03, 2014 4:57 am   Subject: Fender MP Shortscale Strats/Teles/Jazz Basses

16.8"

2.19" seems like a lot.

thanks.

by width, I meant the neck at the butt end... alternatively - the width of the neck pocket at it's widest

no big deal - I just seem to be ...
  Topic: Fender MP Shortscale Strats/Teles/Jazz Basses
Casual_Reader

Replies: 63
Views: 38173

PostForum: Short Scales   Posted: Sun Aug 31, 2014 3:57 am   Subject: Fender MP Shortscale Strats/Teles/Jazz Basses

I'm curious as to the length of the fret board from inside of nut to center of the butt

about 28.75" from nut to butt, and about 36" from top to bottom

my bad. I meant from inside t ...
  Topic: Fender MP Shortscale Strats/Teles/Jazz Basses
Casual_Reader

Replies: 63
Views: 38173

PostForum: Short Scales   Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 3:10 am   Subject: Fender MP Shortscale Strats/Teles/Jazz Basses

If anyone wants some more info or pictures let me know!

thanks for the sound clips.

I'm curious as to the length of the fret board from inside of nut to center of the butt

also the width of ...
  Topic: How do I remove a bridge cup to ground a wire on it?
Casual_Reader

Replies: 19
Views: 6033

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Sun Jan 19, 2014 2:31 am   Subject: How do I remove a bridge cup to ground a wire on it?

really? im pretty sure the cups will have a solid bottom so this wouldn't work, unless i'm missing something here

nope, my bad - I immediately jumped to threaded studs.

heat and pliers - plier ...
  Topic: How do I remove a bridge cup to ground a wire on it?
Casual_Reader

Replies: 19
Views: 6033

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Sat Jan 18, 2014 3:22 pm   Subject: How do I remove a bridge cup to ground a wire on it?
if you drop something in the hole and screw in the stud or same threaded bolt, the stud/bolt will pull the bushing up as you slowly screw it in. A little heat from a soldering iron may help.
  Topic: Straightening a twisted or warped neck
Casual_Reader

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PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Mon Jan 13, 2014 10:51 pm   Subject: Straightening a twisted or warped neck
that'd be FreddyG... just a great guy with a lot of good vids.

If you're a Rush fan, he's got a thread or two at mlp forums where he's recreating hentor sportcasters.

there's also a very good r ...
  Topic: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
Casual_Reader

Replies: 39
Views: 52358

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Mon Dec 02, 2013 3:35 am   Subject: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
confirmation on the length of a 58 Duo neck

not much new other than the table on last page - bodies and necks

unless you have a Roadhouse, Big Apple or Lonestar Strat with the non standard 22 fr ...
  Topic: MF Stupid Deal - World's Ugliest Jag for $300, and now $250
Casual_Reader

Replies: 20
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PostForum: Short Scales   Posted: Mon Nov 25, 2013 3:19 pm   Subject: MF Stupid Deal - World's Ugliest Jag for $300, and now $250
the bridge on those toronados are really nice looking, i thought they had the standard TOM for the u.s. versions(thats what those are right?)

http://angela.com/fenderbridgetech-tonictoronadostratos ...
  Topic: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
Casual_Reader

Replies: 39
Views: 52358

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Sun Nov 24, 2013 7:03 pm   Subject: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
pdf rough sketched in... cleaned up and updated when have free time.

it'll give you an idea of what it could be if all the measurements were accurate.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/nfbdwo38rzmmo5v/s ...
  Topic: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
Casual_Reader

Replies: 39
Views: 52358

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Fri Nov 22, 2013 4:32 am   Subject: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
I measure from the 1" line and then subtract 1 from the measurement to account for the inaccuracy of the hook.
I do the same occasionally... and no, I won't tell you how often I forget to subtra ...
  Topic: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
Casual_Reader

Replies: 39
Views: 52358

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Thu Nov 21, 2013 8:14 pm   Subject: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?

I probably measured with an inaccurate device

Welcome to the cause, comrade.

I posted this elsewhere the other day... tape measures drive me nuts. That hook at the end can have it be off a li ...
  Topic: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
Casual_Reader

Replies: 39
Views: 52358

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Thu Nov 21, 2013 7:23 pm   Subject: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
Damn them fractions!!!
I've been using them all my life and I still have to check and re-check to see what tick mark is what. It's always a bit of a zeroing in process instead of straight to it. It ...
  Topic: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
Casual_Reader

Replies: 39
Views: 52358

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Thu Nov 21, 2013 4:11 pm   Subject: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
just now noticed AddamInsane edited his post to add a 21 fret jagmaster @ 17 & 3/8

so apparently they changed over time... it's a puzzle.
  Topic: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
Casual_Reader

Replies: 39
Views: 52358

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2013 9:34 pm   Subject: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
My jag master conversion neck measures 17 1/4" from inner nut to farthest part of butt.

excellent... thanks for taking the time.

might be able to get a work in progress pdf posted by the we ...
  Topic: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
Casual_Reader

Replies: 39
Views: 52358

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Tue Nov 19, 2013 6:41 pm   Subject: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/8286013/800%20cv%20jm.jpg

24 scale jagmasterII 21 fret "conversion" neck - rosewood
24 scale cv duo 21 fret "conversion" neck - maple

opt ...
  Topic: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
Casual_Reader

Replies: 39
Views: 52358

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Sat Nov 16, 2013 5:18 pm   Subject: Fender Short Scale Necks - Accurate Measurements?
ok... so much for the idea that Leo used the the same spacers on the early 22.5" necks.

Spellcaster over at another forum posted this pic a while back.
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/828 ...
  Topic: Routing a Mustang body
Casual_Reader

Replies: 21
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PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Fri Nov 15, 2013 1:08 am   Subject: Routing a Mustang body
thanks for catching that CR.

thanks for the confirmation.
  Topic: Routing a Mustang body
Casual_Reader

Replies: 21
Views: 13459

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Thu Nov 14, 2013 12:33 am   Subject: Routing a Mustang body
From the thread that keeps on giving:

Jaguar/Mustang neck = 17 3/4" Butt to Nut

Jagmaster/CV Duosonic neck = 17 3/16" butt to nut


here are two boards... both 24" scale - 1/ ...
  Topic: Newmember project.
Casual_Reader

Replies: 9
Views: 4980

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Sat Nov 09, 2013 5:55 pm   Subject: Re: Newmember project.
...but when I came across the Duo Sonic for $150.00 on the Best Buy website i couldn't resist.

I saw those... fun. I was tempted.

take lots of pics as you go. Very Happy
  Topic: Submit your Guitar Body and Neck Templates Here (Organized)
Casual_Reader

Replies: 82
Views: 157019

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Fri Nov 08, 2013 10:32 pm   Subject: Submit your Guitar Body and Neck Templates Here (Organized)
How many of these are confirmed to be accurate?

heh... maybe I'll go through a few of them when I get a chance.

1 - it'd help if you could pull it in cad to have a look at some of the measureme ...
 
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