Fender Jaco Pastorius Jazz Bass

Jaco Pastorius redefined the voice of the bass and the role of the bassist for generations of players, merging the worlds of R&B, rock, jazz, classical and Caribbean music and reshaping the musical la

Jaco Pastorius redefined the voice of the bass and the role of the bassist for generations of players, merging the worlds of R&B, rock, jazz, classical and Caribbean music and reshaping the musical landscape with his visionary approach to the instrument. And he did it all with a Fender Jazz Bass® guitar. Pastorius' unmistakable voice and signature sound came from his mind, his hand and his sunburst fretless Jazz Bass, recreated here as the Fender Jaco Pastorius Jazz Bass guitar. Features include an alder body, C-shaped maple neck with side dots centered on the fret lines, pau ferro fingerboard, vintage-style single-coil Jazz Bass pickups, vintage-style reverse tuners, knurled chrome Precision Bass® knobs and commemorative Pastorius neck plate. Deluxe brown hard-shell case, strap and cable included.

Fender Jaco Pastorius Jazz Bass

FENDER Jaco Pastorius Jazz Bass

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Jaco Pastorius redefined the voice of the bass and the role of the bassist for generations of players, merging the worlds of R&B, rock, jazz, classical and Caribbean music and reshaping the musical landscape with his visionary approach to the instrument. And he did it all with a Fender Jazz Bass® guitar. Pastorius' unmistakable voice and signature sound came from his mind, his hand and his sunburst fretless Jazz Bass, recreated here as the Fender Jaco Pastorius Jazz Bass guitar. Features include an alder body, C-shaped maple neck with side dots centered on the fret lines, pau ferro fingerboard, vintage-style single-coil Jazz Bass pickups, vintage-style reverse tuners, knurled chrome Precision Bass® knobs and commemorative Pastorius neck plate. Deluxe brown hard-shell case, strap and cable included.

General

General
Model Name: Jaco Pastorius Jazz Bass®, Fretless, Pau Ferro Fingerboard, 3-Color Sunburst
Model Number: 0196208800
Series: Artist
Color: 3-Color Sunburst

Body

Body
Body Shape: Jazz Bass®
Body Material: Select Alder
Body Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer

Neck

Neck
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Shape: "C" Shape
Scale Length: 34" (864 mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 7.25" (184.1 mm)
Number of Frets: Fretless
Fret Size: Fretless
String Nut: Synthetic Bone
Nut Width: 1.5" (38.1 mm)
Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Custom
Neck Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Fingerboard: Urethane-Coated, Slab Cut Pau Ferro
Position Inlays: Side Dot

Electronics

Electronics
Bridge Pickup: American Vintage Single-Coil Jazz Bass
Neck Pickup: American Vintage Single-Coil Jazz Bass
Controls: Volume 1. (Middle Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Tone
Pickup Switching: None
Pickup Configuration: SS

Hardware

Hardware
Bridge: 4-Saddle American Vintage Bass
Tuning Machines: American Vintage Reverse Open-Gear Bass
Orientation: Right-Hand
Pickguard: 4-Ply Tortoiseshell
Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous
Strings: Fender® USA Bass 9050M Stainless Steel Flatwound, (.055, .070, .090 .105 Gauges)
Unique Features: Knurled Chrome P Bass®; Knobs, Special Jaco Tribute Neck Plate, Side Dot Position Markers are Centered Between the Fretlines
Included Accessories: Deluxe Brown Hardshell Case, Strap, Cable