Sure, it's collectible, but the Fender Custom Shop Time Machine 1960 Jazz Bass Journeyman Relic begs to be played. As part of Fender Custom Shop's Time Machine series, this Jazz Bass looks and feels like it has been lovingly maintained and played for a lifetime already. And its pair of handwound Vintage Jazz Bass pickups serves up definitive J Bass tone, with solid lows, a punchy midrange, and just the right amount of presence. Concentric controls for each pickup's volume and tone yield a staggering range of tone. And with its inviting quartersawn maple neck with a '60s Jazz Bass "U" profile, your Fender Custom Shop Time Machine 1960 Jazz Bass Journeyman Relic probably won't spend much time inside its case.
Additional features include period-accurate Jazz Bass® bridge with threaded steel saddles, vintage-style Jazz Bass® tuners, bone nut and round string tree. Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap and Certificate of Authenticity.
Journeyman Relic finish for undeniable vintage character
If you want your instrument to look and feel "broken in," as if it's been played regularly for years, you'll love the Journeyman Relic finish on this Time Machine 1960 Jazz Bass. Although it looks as though it has been a well-cared-for, albeit well-played, member of your guitar collection for years, this Jazz Bass projects an aura of distinct modernism. Aged, but without heavy wear and tear, this guitar will feel as though you've already played it for a lifetime.
Rock-solid neck with vintage profile
If you enjoy a hefty neck, you'll love the feel of the Fender Custom Shop Time Machine 1960 Jazz Bass Journeyman Relic. Its neck features a '60 Jazz Bass "U" profile that is sure to please fans of vintage necks. And because it's made from quartersawn maple, this rock-solid neck is sure to deliver a lifetime of reliable playability.
Handwound pickups and concentric control knobs
This Jazz Bass's handwound pickups deliver the sonic range that Jazz Bass players love, from warm and thumpy R&B tones to mid-emphasized growl that will cut through a rock mix. Concentric knobs give you control over volume and tone for each pickup. Spend some time exploring the range of these controls, and you're sure to find plenty of tones you can groove with.
Fender Custom Shop Time Machine 1960 Jazz Bass Journeyman Relic Features:
- 4-string Jazz Bass with Journeyman Relic finish
- Quartersawn maple neck with 1960 "U" profile for vintage-correct feel
- Handwound Vintage Jazz Bass pickups with individual volume/tone controls cover a wide tonal range
- 6105 fret wire
- 4-ply tortoiseshell pickguard, vintage-style bridge and tuning machines, and bone nut
- Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap, and Certificate of Authenticity
Weight : 9 lbs 11.2 oz