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Weight: 9lbs 11.2oz
American Ultra is our most advanced series of guitars and basses for discerning players who demand the ultimate in precision, performance and tone. The American Ultra Jazz Bass features a unique Modern D neck profile for hours of playing comfort, and the tapered neck heel allows easy access to the highest register. A speedy 10-14 compound-radius fingerboard with 21 medium-jumbo frets means effortless action, while the Ultra Noiseless Vintage pickups and redesigned preamp provide endless tonal possibilities without hum. The sculpted rear body contours are as beautiful as they are functional. This versatile, state-of-the-art instrument will inspire you to push your playing to new heights.
Other features include F-stamped lightweight vintage-paddle tuning machines with tapered shafts, chrome hardware and bone nut. Includes premium molded hardshell case.
- Alder or ash body with sculpted rear contours
- Modern D-shaped neck with Ultra satin finish
- Bound 10-14 compound-radius fingerboard; 21 medium-jumbo frets
- Two Noiseless Vintage Jazz Bass pickups
- Redesigned active/passive preamp
MODERN “D” NECK
Slim with wide shoulders, the Modern D neck profile works for any musical style and a silky, smooth Ultra satin finish makes the neck effortless to play.
Built for speed and easy bending, the 10-14 compound-radius fingerboard is rounded near the nut, becoming increasingly flatter as it nears the upper register.
ULTRA NOISELESS VINTAGE PICKUPS
The Ultra Noiseless Vintage pickups feature true classic Fender tone without hum.
ENHANCED BODY CONTOURS
The tapered neck heel allows unparalleled access to the upper registers of the fingerboard, while the sculpted rear body contour is designed for comfort.
RE-DESIGNED ACTIVE/PASSIVE PREAMP
Redesigned for Ultra Noiseless bass pickups, this preamp features sweeter highs, focused mids and more usable bass
The HiMass bridge delivers rock-solid sustain, intonation and tuning stability.
Case/Gig BagElite Molded Case (Included)
Body FinishGloss Polyurethane
Body ShapeJazz Bass
Bridge PickupUltra Noiseless Vintage Jazz Bass
Middle PickupUltra Noiseless Vintage Jazz Bass
ControlsMaster Volume, Pan Pot (Pickup Selector), Treble Boost/Cut, Midrange Boost/Cut, Bass Boost/Cut, Passive Tone, Active/Passive Mini Toggle
Bridge4-Saddle HiMass (Toploaded)
Tuning MachinesFender “F” Light-Weight Vintage-Paddle Keys with Tapered Shafts
Pickguard1-Ply Gold Anodized Aluminum
Control KnobsVintage Style Black Plastic Jazz Bass
StringsFender 7250M Nickel-Plated Steel Roundwound, Long Scale, .045-.105 (Model No. 0737250406)
Legal NoticeWARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm – www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Neck FinishSatin Urethane with Gloss Urethane Headstock Face
Neck ShapeModern “D”
Scale Length34″ (86.36 cm)
Fingerboard Radius10″ to 14″ Compound Radius (254 mm to 355.6 mm)
Number of Frets21
Fret SizeMedium Jumbo
Nut Width1.5″ (38.1 mm)
Position InlaysBlack Pearloid Blocks
Why buy from Melody Music Shop, LLC?
Located in Bloomington, Indiana, Melody Music Shop strives to maintain a diverse, high quality inventory along with exceptional customer service. We carry a wide range of instruments and accessories, including new and used guitars, band and orchestral instruments, pianos, amps, sound systems, and so much more!
With certified technicians on staff and a century + of experience between them all, you can rest assured any instrument you purchase from Melody Music Shop LLC is in the best condition possible! Our ENTIRE STORE is maintained at 50% humidity year round per manufacturer„¢s stringent requirements. All items will be packaged carefully to ensure their safe arrival. Guitars will have their string tension lowered and packaged to manufacture specs or better. Melody Music Shop LLC guarantees quality products, fast shipping, and top-notch customer service!
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