Fender have a great bass range and at the heart of the collection is the deluxe range... Now these great pieces are available at a new price with the Mexican made Deluxe Active bass.
This bass has a solid alder body and all the well designed hardware and fittings you'd expect from Fender. These are real workhorse basses that are ideal when you need a bass that will perform consitently well in the studio, on the stage or on tour.
Solid C Shape neck
The “C”-shaped maple neck is comfortable for all playing styles and hosts a 1.5” synthetic bone nut and fast-playing 12”-radius fingerboard with 20 medium jumbo frets for a familiar playing feel.
Designed for performance
Classic Jazz Bass appointments include vintage-style black plastic Jazz Bass control knobs, nickel/chrome hardware, black pickup covers, pearloid dot inlays and a 3-ply B/W/B pickguard. The four-saddle Fender HiMass™ bridge improves every note’s sustain and resonance, while enhancing the attack for lively tone that lets your sonic personality shine through.
Here's what Fender have to say abour the Deluxe Bass
Elegant and packed with versatile tones, the Deluxe Active Jazz Bass is ideal for bassists who need a flexible tone machine that looks great on stage. Fender’s classic offset bass style is blended with powerful tone and smooth playing feel to create an instrument that punches well above its weight without breaking a working bassist’s wallet. On stage or in the studio, the rich, timeless Jazz Bass tone will easily find a home in any style of music. Powered by a pair of growling Vintage Noiseless™ Jazz Bass bridge pickups, this instrument’s bright, full sound easily cuts through a mix, ensuring the bass is heard clearly while retaining punch and low end authority. Active/passive switching makes it easy to access both vintage-styled and modern voices, further extending this instrument’s sonic flexibility. The robust control scheme includes a three-band active EQ with treble, mid and bass controls—each with boost and cut to accurately shape your tone—along with a pan pot for precision blending of the pickups’ potent sound.
Combining authentic design, modern performance and classic Fender tone, the Deluxe Active Jazz Bass rises to any playing occasion with style and sonic grace. Includes deluxe gig bag.
- Vintage Noiseless™ Jazz Bass bridge pickups
- Active/passive switch
- three-band active EQ with treble, mid and bass controls four-saddle Fender HiMass™ bridge
- “C”-shaped maple neck1.5” synthetic bone nut and fast-playing 12”-radius fingerboard
- 20 medium jumbo frets
- Alder body
- gloss polyester finish
- vintage-style black plastic Jazz Bass control knobs nickel/chrome hardware
- black pickup covers
- pearloid dot inlays
- 3-ply B/W/B pickguard
- Includes deluxe gig bag.