HIPSHOT 4 STRING SUPERTONE 2 POINT CHROME: Amazon.ca: Electronics. I do have a couple of gripes though; to get the strings off the fingerboard to a reasonable playing height, the saddles had to be adjusted quite high. Main problem is that I can't adjust the action low enough. Fit my Epiphone Thunderbird perfectly. Took 5 minutes to install with an Allen key. Multiple key style and finishes is available for a unique touch to any bass. Luckily I bad a 5/16 end mill so I could oval the bridge holes. A great product. The stock 3 point bridge looks like a cereal toy when compared to the HipShot. Click here for an important COVID-19 Update: SuperTone Gibson® Bass Replacement Bridge, Machined from aircraft grade aluminum for maximum precision and durability, Hipshot A style saddles give a full range of usable intonation, side-to-side spacing, and height adjustability, String silks guaranteed to stay behind the saddles, where they belong, Bridge fits flush to the top of the bass for maximum tone transference, Available in both two and three point mounting configurations, Quick load slots make string changes easy and keep those sharp ball ends away from your finish, Includes standard and metric mounting screws for both Gibson® and Epiphone® models. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Hipshot Supertone 4-string Bass Bridge Gibson 2 Point Black 5G410B at the best online prices at eBay! Rock solid tuning, this bass simply does not go out of tune. Even before I finished up the electronics, I could tell that this hardware would make this a much more versatile and playable instrument than it would be with the stock part. Free shipping on domestic orders over $50 USD! Other than that, I love this bridge. These bridges kick butt. Author Topic: Hipshot Supertone 2 point replacement bridges (Read 10238 times) Dave W. Administrator; Posts: 20100; Got time to breathe, got time for music; Re: Hipshot Supertone 2 point replacement bridges « Reply #30 on: May 16, 2009, 09:10:32 AM » You're saying the imperial bolts they … Announcement. Available as single detuners or as a set with tuning keys and a detuner for the lowest string. Yes! I will eventually adjust the neck but as is I don't care for the saddles being so high and the adjustment screws so far down in the saddles. Hipshot Supertone 2 point replacement bridges « previous next » Print; Pages: 1 [2] 3 Go Down. Once strung up I found a definite improvement in sound, notes are punchier and more consistent over the fingerboard and there is more sustain. A direct replacement unit for your pre-1973 Gibson 2 point … Breathe new life into your Gibson bass with the new completely redesigned Hipshot SuperTone Bass Bridge. This is my second hipshot bridge ( a kickass is on my Squire Vintage P bass) , so i’m used to the quality. Fitted the two point bridge to my 1970 EB3. By utilizing the existing mount pattern, the SuperTone gives you a full range of intuitive adjustability and excellent tone transference without any modifications to your bass whatsoever. Features complete adjustability for precise intonation, independent string height and side-to-side string spacing. It’s the bridge your Gibson® has been waiting for. Super solid contact through the posts, as the slight arch top semi hollow design of this model bass prefers. Superb quality as usual, Hipshot always delivers! Best Bass Gear carries a large assortment of pickups for many different basses with multiple string configurations to choose from. In any case, I would recommend this bridge as a must have for Gibson basses. Detuners provide a unique way to drop tune your bass guitar from a single step up to two full steps with the convenience of only a flick of a lever! Like Bill, I found a neglected '71 EB-0, that had been stripped of everything (including the finish). Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Beautiful craftsmanship and super shiny chrome. 2. Solved easily by using qty 3, 5/16", gold zinc lock washers between the posts and the bridge. Make the low E string saddle black roller piece a little wider so the wider E string could sit better inside the roller. Sustain improved. Since then, the instrument's intonation has never been better, and it holds a setup longer, too. Best of all, the Hipshot bridge gives about 3/4" more room at the ball end of the string, so the threads wound around that end no longer rest on the saddle. The adjustment I can get is not quite as low as in the schematic and as a result the action on the guitar is not as low as it could be. This bass now has no dead notes, and excellent sustain. Further enhance the tone shaping capabilities on your bass. I have this bridge on my Epiphone Rumblekat Bass. However, for the same reason, the Hipshot bridge may require longer strings. Breathe new life into your Gibson bass with the new completely redesigned Hipshot SuperTone Bass Bridge. It! Better sustain as well, but mostly I love the bell-like clarity to the sound, compared to before. Only improvements could be: These would be a needed upgrade regardless of sonic improvement possibilities which is how I approached my purchase. Do. Hipshot Supertone 2 point replacement bridges « previous next » Print; Pages: 1 2 [3] Go Down. The difference is incredible! using the existing hole pattern. Really sets the tone (pun intended) for the looks, sound and feel of this 2012 Gibson Ltd. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart.