The Fender Deluxe Active Precision Bass Special Okoume with natural finish is a dynamic and versatile model that boasts an outstanding tonality. Thanks to an impressive array of appointments, this is the perfect model for professionals who're seeking a bass that is both visually and sonically sophisticated.
The Precision Bass body shape remains unchanged, with a sleek and stylish profile that is contoured to make it very comfortable to play. The curvature of the top allows the body to rest snugly against you as you play, whilst ensuring a suitable resting position for you picking arm as you perform.
The body has been built using alder, a tonewood that has been favoured by Fender for decades thanks to its impressive tonality and lightweight feel. Alder is a breathtakingly expressive tonewood, which is capable of producing a thunderous rumble, powerful midrange gallop, and crisp highs.
Fitted to the body is a sturdy and responsive maple neck, shaped to the smooth modern "C" shape profile, which is perfect for executing your playing technique deftly. Married to the neck is a sumptuous rosewood fingerboard, which is shaped to a 9.5" radius to accommodate fast-playing styles. The smooth satin urethane neck finish gives it a resistance-free playing feel, allowing you to glide along with ease. The headstock is home to standard open-gear tuning machines that work tirelessly to maintain tuning integrity throughout each and every performance.
The Deluxe Active Precision Bass is equipped has been fitted with a dual-coil ceramic Noiseless Jazz Bass pickup with nickel-plated pole pieces in the bridge position, and a vintage-style alnico split single-coil Precision Bass pickup in the middle position. This highly adaptable pickup combination allows you to explore a vast tonal landscape, using a simple pan pot to switch between pickups.
Greater tonal control is offered through the onboard three-band active EQ with treble boost/cut, bass boost/cut, and mid boost/cut. Shaping your tone to suit your playing environment, or even for stylistic control, Fender has ensured that complete control is at your fingertips.
Fitted to the body is a 4-saddle standard vintage-style bridge with single-groove saddles, which works meticulously to uphold string intonation thanks to the seamless connection between the strings and body. Thanks to the resilient layer of protective gloss polyester, the sophisticated natural finish will remain in pristine condition for as long as is possible.
If you're looking for a superior electric bass that is perfect for studio recording, and is rugged enough to cope with life on the road, then the Fender Deluxe Active Precision Bass Special Okoume in natural is perfect. Combining an unfussy setup with sublime tonality, at a price that everyone can take advantage of, is something that Fender is known for, but even this time they've outdone themselves.
Manufacturer Fender Model Deluxe Active Precision Bass Special Okoume Body Material Okoume Neck Material Maple Fingerboard Material Rosewood Number of Strings 4 Pickup Configuration SS Active/Passive Active Colour Natural Neck Profile Modern C Number of Frets 20 Scale Length 34" Fretboard Radius 9.5" Fretboard Inlays White Dot Tuning Machines Standard Open-Gear Pickups Neck: Vintage-Style Alnico Split Single-Coil Precision Bass Bridge: Dual-Coil Ceramic Noiseless Jazz Bass with Nickel-Plated Pole Pieces Bridge Fender Hi-Mass with Chrome-Plated Zinc Saddles Controls Master Volume Pan Control Three-Band Active EQ with Treble Boost/Cut Bass Boost/Cut and Mid Boost/Cut Included Accessories Deluxe Gig Bag
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