The Fender American Performer Precision Bass Guitar is a fantastic model hailing from Fender's Corona, California factory. Boasting classic style combined with modern appointments, this P Bass is a superb model that is sure to please both purists and the next-generation of bassists. Each model is supplied with a deluxe gig bag to get you out and performing in no time.
Comfortable P-Bass body
The Fender American Performer Precision Bass is shaped to the divine double-cutaway body that we all love. The elegant curves of the body and slender depth establish a figure-hugging playing feel and is perfect for strutting your stuff on stage with. Crafted using lightweight alder, the P Bass delivers a confident energy from low to high for bouncing basslines.
Sleek neck profile
Connected to the Precision Bass body is a supple and supportive maple neck, which is shaped to the modern "C" profile that allows it to sit sweetly in the hand. The generous 34-inch scale is just right, not too long as to cause overstretching but long enough to ensure that the strings resonate to the their fullest. Married to the neck is a rosewood fingerboard, which promotes a warm response from every note. You'll find 20 medium jumbo frets to navigate and dot position inlays to guide your way. The curvy 9.5-inch fingerboard radius allows your fingers to shift seamlessly from fret to fret across all four strings. The synthetic bone nut ensures that all strings remain stable and secure in their position, whilst the standard truss rod enables ready adjustment when necessary.
The American Performer Precision Bass is equipped with Fender's Yosemite pickups in a PJ configuration. You'll find a split single-coil Precision Bass pickup in the middle position and a Jazz Bass single-coil pickup in the bridge position. They're home to Alnico 5 magnets for a meatier response, whilst Formvar-coated wiring optimises definition to round out the response beautifully. At your disposal there are independent volume controls for each pickup, as well as a master tone pot with Greasebucket tone circuitry. Greasebucket circuitry allows highs to be rolled off without sacrificing gain to bolster low-end growl. Whatever style of music you're taking on from rock to funk, country to punk, the Precision Bass is up for anything and everything.
The body is home to a 4-saddle vintage-style bridge with steel saddles, which anchors each string securely to optimise intonation and sustain throughout the most demanding of performances. The headstock is home to Fender "F" light-weight vintage-paddle keys with tapered shafts for seamless adjustment and airtight consistency. If you're looking for a professional-level tour-ready model that won't break the bank, it doesn't get much better than the Fender American Performer Precision Bass Guitar.
Manufacturer Fender Model American Performer Precision Bass Guitar Series American Performer Orientation Right-Hand Body Shape Precision Bass Body Material Alder Neck Material Maple Neck Finish Satin Polyurethane Neck Shape Modern "C" Scale Length 34-inches (864 mm) Fingerboard Material Rosewood Number of Frets 20; Medium Jumbo String Nut Synthetic Bone Nut Width 1.625-inches (41.3 mm) Position Inlays White Dots Truss Rods Standard Truss Rod Wrench 3/16-inch Hex (Allen) Pickups Middle: Yosemite Split Single-Coil Precision Bass
Bridge: Yosemite Single-Coil Jazz Bass
Controls Volume 1. (Middle Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Greasebucket Tone Circuit Pickup Configuration PJ Bridge 4-Saddle Vintage-Style with Steel Saddles Hardware Finish Nickel/Chrome Tuning Machines Fender "F" Light-Weight Vintage-Paddle Keys with Tapered Shafts Control Knobs Knurled Flat Top Pickguard 4-Ply Strings Fender USA Bass 7250M, NPS (.045-.105 Gauges) Included Accessories Deluxe Gig Bag
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