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i was thinking for a while now that i would like a 24+ fret guitar (beside my anihilator) which would have 2 humbuckers but the only problem with this is that the neck would fall in the neck posit. thats bad for me because i like neck humbuckers, havent had a chance to play any stacked buckers yet though

so heres my idea, baritone scale tuned to E or D maybe a 26 1/2 or 27 3/4 scale and have the neck joint just like a normal guitar but obviously with a longer neck, i dont know if that would work but hey its kinda out of the box like most of my thoughts eh?

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Lengthening the scale is still sort of like moving the neck pickup back. Although the distance from the saddles would be the same, if you look at it as a percentage of the total distance of the string it's less. I have always thought it would be neat to do a really thin fretboard extension and have it go over the neck pickup. I can't seem to figure out how to make it work though. No matter how thin it is, the pickup would be pretty low. You could use a higher output neck pickup, or one with a strong magnet pull (not a dimarzio "air" humbucker for example) but I think it's sort of a silly idea anyway. :D

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