Nonetheless, which is better Fender Jaguar or Jazzmaster?
The Jazzmaster has a fuller and warmer tone, but the Jaguar can sound more crisp and punchier (and also quite darker when you use its rhythm circuit.) The Jaguar also has a shorter scale neck, which some people prefer, and others don't.
Either way, can you put a Jaguar neck on a Jazzmaster? Re: Putting a Jaguar neck on a Jazzmaster? The biggest problem is the scale length difference. Jazzmasters are 25.5" while Jaguars are 24." The bridge will be in the wrong location if you swap out. You may be better off trying to find a standard 25.5" scale neck with the shape you want.
Notwithstanding, what is a mastery Bridge?
Since its conception in 2008, the multi-patented Offset Mastery Bridge remains the industry leader and most trusted Offset bridge in the hands of touring musicians around the globe. Luthier designed, our original Offset bridge eliminates the buzzing associated with previous saddle designs.
Can you put a Strat neck on a Jaguar?
No. Different scale lengths. Intonation will be destroyed. You can replace the fretboard on a Jaguar neck with maple if you don't mind doing some serious work.
BESTSELLER NO. 1 in 2022
Fender American Vintage Jaguar/Jazzmaster Bridge Assembly - Nickel
Nickel-plated bridge assembly with six fully adjustable threaded saddles
Includes two mounting posts (that fit into the "thimble" on the body of the guitar)
"U" shaped channel bridge design
Thimbles not included
Used on American Vintage Series Jaguar/Jazzmaster (US) guitars manufactured from 1999-2012
BESTSELLER NO. 2 in 2022
Fender Adjustable Saddle Bridge with Thimbles for Mustang Japan Jaguar and Jazzmaster Guitar, Chrome
The rhythm circuit on the upper horn consists of a single two-way slide switch that solely engages the bass-heavy neck pickup. ... When both pickups are activated, the phase switch changes the polarity of one of the pickups when flipped to the "on" position, resulting in a thinner sound great for funk or reggae.
I would 100% still recommend getting a Jaguar because you can hear a big difference in the tone from other guitars I have. It's a gorgeous clean sound and I love the tone so much! It's also the coolest looking guitar I have!
The Current '62 Jaguar Market Guitars with an original sunburst finish and no major modifications and conditional issues will usually sell in the $3,000 to $4,500 USD range, with some in very pristine condition selling for more.
In the 1990s the popularity of the Jaguar and Jazzmaster exploded after they were used by guitarists such as Scott Hill, John Squire, Kurt Cobain, Kevin Shields, Black Francis, J Mascis, Brian Molko, Rowland S. Howard, Thurston Moore, John Frusciante, Will Sergeant and Johnny Marr (who has a signature model).
This guitar sports a Duncan Designed single-coil Jazzmaster neck pickup and a hot vintage alnico humbucking bridge pickup, with other distinctive touches including skirted black amp knobs, a Jazzmaster tremolo tailpiece (without locking button) and a three-way toggle switch.