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VINTAGE STYLE FOR THE MODERN ERA
For players who want the style and sound of Fenderâ€™s golden era, we created the Vintera â€˜60s Jazz Bass. Equipped with the coveted features that defined the decadeâ€”including period-accurate neck profile and playing feel, along with recreated â€˜60s pickupsâ€”this bass has all of the growl that made the J BassÂ® famous.
For authentic, original-era tone we re-voiced the pair of single-coil Jazz Bass pickups to sound more like the originals. Gritty and growling, they have the tone that made the J Bass popular. The â€œMid ’60s Câ€-shaped neck has a 7.25â€-radius fingerboard with 20 vintage-style frets for classic playing feel. A vintage-style, 4-saddle bridge with threaded saddles and reverse, open-gear tuning machines provide original-era aesthetics, rock-solid performance and tuning stability. Other features include 34â€ scale length, chrome hardware and 4-bolt neck plate. Includes a deluxe gig bag.
- Alder body
- Two â€˜60s Jazz Bass single-coil pickups
- â€œMid ’60s Câ€-shaped maple neck; 7.25â€-radius fingerboard with 20 vintage-style frets
- 4-saddle bridge with threaded saddles; reverse open-gear tuning machines
- Includes deluxe gig bag
A classic Fender tone wood, alderâ€™s sound is balanced with equal doses of lows, mids and highs.
â€œMID ’60S Câ€ NECK PROFILE
Remarkably comfortable, the â€œMid ’60s C”-shaped neck profile is sculpted for a vintage-style playing feelâ€”thinner at the first fret, thicker at the twelfth.
REVOICED 60S J BASS PICKUPS
We revoiced the pickups to be more â€˜60s-accurate. Theyâ€™re full of the growling, punchy tone that made Fender famous.
Hosting 20 vintage-style frets, the 7.25â€-radius fingerboard provides the comfortable playing feel of a vintage instrument.
VINTAGE-STYLE 4-SADDLE BRIDGE
Hosting 4 threaded saddles for period-correct aesthetics, this bridge offers solid intonation and action adjustment.
VINTAGE-STYLE TUNING MACHINES
A way cool touch from the â€˜60s, the reverse open-gear tuning machines offer a dash of style from the Flower Power decade.
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 manufacturerâ€™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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