Latest incarnation of a timeless classic
The Fender Jazz bass has for a long time been one of the most popular choices for bassists the world over. It's massively versatile tone, indestructible build quality, comfort and classic visage have made the Fender Jazz a bass that sets the benchmark for all other basses. This 2012 incarnation takes all the classic qualities of the original icon and adds upgraded custom shop pickups for an even bigger tone!
Guaranteed build quality
One of Fenders many strong suits is the fact that they build their instruments to the highest quality imaginable. The alder body and maple neck are made to take at least one lifetime on the road and can be gigged as hard as possible without fear of substantial damage.
This particular version of the American Standard Jazz Bass comes with a rosewood fingerboard and an olympic white finish. This works very well with the 4-ply tortoiseshell pickguard, chrome plate and black plastic control knobs.
New and improved electronics
To give the Fender 2012 American Standard Jazz Bass even more appeal, the pickups have been greatly upgraded. Both in the bridge and neck position, you have access to custom shop 60s single-coil jazz bass pickups.
These hugely versatile pickups are capable of smooth clean tones, fierce growls and snappy groove tones. Whatever your playing style, the 2012 American standard jazz bass has the right sound for you.
fender have also included other features that help make this version of the Fender Jazz head and shoulders above the competition. A 4-saddle high-mass vintage bridge works with the Fender "F" light-weight vintage-paddle keys with tapered shafts to provide fluid sustain and rock solid tuning.
The Fender 2012 American Standard Jazz Bass is an instrument that you can treasure for life and the new tweaks and upgrades make this more powerful and versatile than ever before.
Manufacturer Fender Model 2012 American Standard Jazz Bass Body Material Alder Neck Material Maple Neck Profile Modern "C" No. of Frets 20 Fret Size Medium Jumbo Fingerboard Material Rosewood Pickup Configuration SS Pickups Bridge: Custom Shop '60s Single-Coil Jazz Bass Neck: Custom Shop '60s Single-Coil Jazz Bass Bridge/Tailpiece 4-Saddle High-Mass Vintage (String-Through-Body or Topload) Position Inlays White Dot Pickguard 4-Ply Tortoiseshell Active/Passive Passive Tuners Fender "F" Light-Weight Vintage-Paddle Keys with Tapered Shafts Controls Black Plastic Finish Olympic White Included Accessories Hardcase Polishing Cloth
- Customer Reviews
Write Your Own Review