Fender American Performer Jazz Bass

Crafted in Corona, California, the American Jazz Bass delivers the exceptional tone and feel you expect from an authentic Fender—along with new enhancements that make it even more inspiring to play.

Fender American Performer Jazz Bass

Satin Surf Green, Maple

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Crafted in Corona, California, the American Jazz Bass delivers the exceptional tone and feel you expect from an authentic Fender—along with new enhancements that make it even more inspiring to play. The American Performer Jazz Bass includes the Yosemite™ single-coil pickups, designed for rich, expressive tones. With flat-staggered pole pieces to increase output and a shellac coating that lets the coil breathe while controlling feedback, Yosemite pickups produce dynamic sounds ideal for any musical situation. The American Performer Jazz Bass also features Greasebucket™ tone circuitry that lets you shape your highs without adding bass, preserving your sound. The “Modern C”-shaped neck sports a 9.5”-radius fingerboard that’s comfortable for almost any playing style, along with 20 medium-jumbo frets, allowing you to easily express yourself musically.

Features

  • New Yosemite Pickups
  • Tapered-Shaft Tuning Machines
  • Medium-Jumbo Frets
  • 4-Saddle Bridge
  • Satin-Finished Neck
  • Alder body

  •  Two Yosemite single-coil Jazz Bass pickups

  •  Greasebucket tone system

  •  “Modern C”-shaped neck with 9.5”-radius fingerboard; 20 medium-jumbo frets

  •  Tapered-shaft tuning machines; silver ‘70s logo

     

General

Model Name
Fender American Performer Jazz Bass®, Maple Fingerboard, Satin Surf Green
Model Number
0198612357
UPC
885978981571
Series
American Performer
Color
Satin Surf Green
Style
2 Single-Coil

Accessories

Case/Gig Bag
Deluxe Gig Bag

Body

Body Finish
Satin Polyurethane
Body Material
Alder
Body Shape
Jazz Bass®

Neck

Fingerboard Material
Maple
Fingerboard Radius
9.5" (241 mm)
Fret Size
Medium Jumbo
Neck Finish
Satin Urethane
Neck Material
Maple
Neck Mounting
4-Bolt
Neck Plate
4-Bolt
Neck Shape
Modern "C"
Number of Frets
20
Nut Material
Synthetic Bone
Nut Width
1.5" (38.1 mm)
Position Inlays
Black Dots
Truss Rod
Standard
Truss Rod Nut
3/16" Hex Adjustment
Truss Rod Wrench
3/16" Hex (Allen)

Electronics

Bridge Pickup
Yosemite™ Single-Coil Jazz Bass
Pickup Configuration
SS
Controls
Volume 1. (Middle Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Greasebucket™ Tone Circuit (Rolls Off Highs without Adding Bass)
Middle Pickup
Yosemite™ Single-Coil Jazz Bass
Pickup Switching
None

Hardware

Bridge
4-Saddle Vintage-Style with Steel Saddles
Control Knobs
Vintage Style Black Plastic Jazz Bass®
Hardware Finish
Nickel/Chrome
Orientation
Right-Hand
Pickguard
3-Ply Black/White/Black
Tuning Machines
Fender® "F" Light-Weight Vintage-Paddle Keys with Tapered Shafts

Miscellaneous

Strings
Fender® USA Bass 7250M, NPS (.045-.105 Gauges)