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Hipshot A Style 5 String Bass Bridge - Black / Aluminium / .708
DescriptionSince its inception in 1999, the Hipshot A Style bass bridge has become the standard bearer for high end instruments and boutique builds.
Precision machined from durable top grade brass or aluminum and featuring a fully adjustable groove-locking saddle design, the A Style bridge offers the best in playability and no-buzz tone transference with a sleek, modern look. Innovative Micro-Adjust saddle design allows for an additional 1.5mm of side-to-side adjustment for even gre
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Discussed in Roscoe Club in the TalkBass community
+1 Yeah. I purchased stock Hipshot Type A bridges off of Ebay, Bestbassgear and Reverb and installed them on several Roscoes and they worked great. Super low action. You'll need ... ... more
Perhaps this and a neck shim? With my local guy it would be cheaper to buy the bridge and have my dude put it on and shim the neck. Seems weird to me that this is an issue. Especially ... ... more
A few weeks ago several of us had discussed changing out the proprietary Roscoe Hipshot Type A bridge for a standard Hipshot Type A bridge in an effort to lower the action. The ... ... more
Nice write up, Joe. 3 points of clarification. 1) This was not an issue on every bass prior to "retooling." I think you mentioned it was an issue on 3 of 30 basses you previously ... ... more