Fender American Original '70s Jazz Bass

Fender American Original '70s Jazz Bass

Fender American Original '70s Jazz Bass

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Over the course of the '70s, the Jazz Bass entered its "teenage years," changing its visual style and inspiring new playing techniques-such as slapping-which led directly to new, creative forms of expression. Its smooth feel and growly midrange, tempered with a bit of treble bite, made it a hero in recording sessions around the globe. The American Original '70s Jazz Bass updates the smooth playing feel with a modern-radius fingerboard, while retaining the classic Fender tone and style that made the Jazz Bass the tool of choice for creative bassists.

The Pure Vintage '75 Jazz Bass single-coil pickups are as period-correct as possible, from the enamel-coated coil wire to the cloth-covered output wires, fiber bobbins and alnico 5 magnets. The sleek "'70s U"-shaped neck profile and 9.5"-radius fingerboard combine for a comfortably agile playing feel. Other authentic touches include vintage-tall frets, original-era body radii, vintage-style hardware-including a four-saddle vintage-style bridge-vintage-style hardshell case.

An authentic recreation of the instrument that created funk and disco, the American Original '70s Jazz Bass is the best way to get inspired and groove.

 

Ash body with polyurethane finish

Two Pure Vintage ‘75 single-coil Jazz Bass pickups

Thick “’70s U”-shaped neck profile; 9.5”-radius fingerboard

Vintage-style hardware; four-saddle bridge

Includes vintage-style hardshell case

 

Features

  • GLOSS URETHANE FINISH
  • PURE VINTAGE ‘75 JAZZ BASS PICKUPS
  • “’70s U” NECK SHAPE
  • VINTAGE-ACCURATE BODY AND NECK RADII
  • VINTAGE-CORRECT HARDWARE

General

Model Name
Fender American Original '70s Jazz Bass®, Maple Fingerboard, 3-Color Sunburst
Model Number
0190142800