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Fender Special Edition '70s Jazz Bass Natural

Fender Special Edition '70s Jazz Bass Natural

RRP: £919.00


Fender Special Edition '70s Jazz Bass Natural Front

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SKU: 0140117321

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This limited edition FSR '70s Jazz Bass is brimming with period looks and feel. On occasion, Fender faithfully reproduces well-loved models from the the heights of its - and music's - developmental trajectory. This special run model replicates the spec of a '70s Jazz Bass, from the black on natural colour scheme to the block fretboard markers and '70s "C"-shaped neck. Now available from Merchant City Music, online and in-store, try it out today in our Glasgow shop, or buy online for speedy delivery to the UK and Europe. Every instrument we sell is fully set up before it goes out the door.

Fender Special Edition '70s Jazz Bass Natural

Fender's Jazz Bass first endeared itself to bassists for its brighter, midrange and treble emphasised sound, which cuts through the mix slightly better than the original Precision Bass. These changes were accompanied by a slightly narrower and more rounded neck, designed to facilitate more intricate solos and runs.

The '70s Jazz Bass is particularly pleasing, aesthetically. Black binding to the maple neck, block fretboard markers (also black), and three-ply black-white-black pickguard are perfectly set off by the natural gloss finish to the ash body and maple neck. The twin American Vintage '74 Single-Coil Jazz Bass pickups faithfully produces that classic Jazz Bass sound. The '70s "C" shaped neck means it both feels and plays as it should. This fantastically evocative instrument additionally comes supplied with deluxe Fender gig bag, for easy transportation to and from gigs.

Product Details

  • Body Finish: Gloss Polyester
  • Body Material: Ash
  • Body Shape: Jazz Bass
  • Bridge Pickup: American Vintage '74 Single-Coil Jazz Bass
  • Bridge: 4-Saddle Vintage-Style with Steel Saddles
  • Colour: Natural
  • Configuration: SS
  • Control Knobs: Black Plastic
  • Controls: Volume 1. (Middle Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Tone
  • Fingerboard Material: Maple
  • Fingerboard Radius: 7.25" (184.1 mm)
  • Fret Size: Vintage Style
  • Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
  • Middle Pickup: American Vintage '74 Single-Coil Jazz Bass
  • Neck Binding: 1-Ply Black
  • Neck Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
  • Neck Material: Maple
  • Neck Mounting: 4-Bolt
  • Neck Plate: 4-Bolt
  • Neck Shape: '70s "C"
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Nut Material: Synthetic Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.5" (38.1 mm)
  • Orientation: Right-Hand
  • Pickguard: 3-Ply Black/White/Black
  • Position Inlays: Black Blocks
  • Strings: Fender USA Bass 7250M, NPS (.045-.105 Gauges)
  • Style: 2 Single-Coil
  • Truss Rod Nut: Bullet Style
  • Truss Rod: Head Adjust
  • Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style
  • Case/Gig Bag: Deluxe Gig Bag