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Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard  

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Fender introduced the American Standard Precision Bass guitar in 1951, and its thick sound and indestructible build changed popular music. Today's Am...Read More

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      OVERVIEW

      A modernized classic with all the right moves from Fender.

      Fender introduced the American Standard Precision Bass guitar in 1951, and its thick sound and indestructible build changed popular music. Today's American Standard Precision Bass is the new version of one of the greatest instruments of bass heroes past and present; the modern interpretation of Fender's classic instrument refined for modern players.

      The American Standard Precision Bass has a high-mass vintage bridge, Fender Custom Shop '60s Precision Bass split single-coil pickup, thinner finish undercoat that lets the body breathe and improves resonance, improved Fender tuners that are 30 percent lighter while keeping the classic look, richer and deeper neck tint for a more elegant appearance, great-looking gloss rosewood fingerboard, satin neck back for smooth playability and Fender Tolex case.

      FEATURES
      • Precision Bass body
      • Rosewood fingerboard with 20 medium jumbo frets
      • Graphite reinforced C-Shape maple neck
      • Standard 4-bolt neck plate
      • Posiflex graphite neck support rods
      • Fender Custom Shop '60s Precision Bass split single-coil pickup
      • Master Volume and Master Tone controls
      • Chrome hardware
      • High Mass Vintage bridge (Strings-Thru-Body or Topload)
      • Includes Fender Tolex case

      You know this is the one so order today!

      SPECIFICATIONS

      American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard

      • Fretboard Radius: 9.5" (24.1cm)
      • Nut Width: 1.625" (41.3mm)
      • Scale Length: 34" (86.36cm)
      • Truss Rod Nut: 3/16" Hex Adjustment
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      FenderAmerican Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard
       
      4.9

      (based on 8 reviews)

      Ratings Distribution

      • 5 Stars

         

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      • 4 Stars

         

        (1)

      • 3 Stars

         

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      of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

      Pros

      • Good feel (7)
      • Fun to play (6)
      • Good pick up (6)
      • Good tone (6)
      • Solid electronics (5)

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Jamming (4)
        • Practicing (3)
        • Rock concerts (3)
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        Reviewed by 8 customers

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        5.0

        Fender American Standard Pricision

        By Doogie58

        from Amherst,Ohio

        About Me Novice

        Pros

        • Fun To Play
        • Good Feel

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

        • Jamming
        • Practicing
        • Rock Concerts

        Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

        Just received my American Standard Precision and could'nt be more happy with it.WOW I am really impressed,Fender did a great job with these.usually I'll buy a cheaper bass and have to change things about it 'pickups, bridges, tone pots,...'but there is Nothing I'll have to change on this.Love it just the way it is. Stop settling on cheap basses and get one of these, You won't regret it.Also Musicians Friend did a Great job as always, I'll never buy from any place else...Thanks

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        (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        good, but inconsistent

        By juperdor

        from somerset nj

        About Me Experienced

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Fun To Play
        • Good Feel
        • Good Pick Up
        • Good Tone
        • Solid Electronics

        Cons

        • Fret Buzz

        Best Uses

          Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

          this bass is decent, but you either get a good one or a bad one. another gripe i have with this bass is the fact that unlike its jazz bass counterpart, it doesnt have a custom shop pickup. save your money and get the fender 50s mim precision.

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          5.0

          The best bass

          By Alvarojcm

          from Miami, fl

          About Me Experienced

          Pros

          • Good Feel
          • Good Pick Up
          • Good Tone

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Jamming
            • Recording
            • Rock Concerts

            Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

            Amazing sound and tone variability only with one pick up

            Comment on this review

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            No more roller coaster rides

            By Tomgray56

            from San Jose

            About Me Experienced

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Fun To Play
            • Good Feel
            • Good Pick Up
            • Good Tone
            • Solid Electronics

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

                The pj mim fender I had just didn't make me happy. After shopping around I found the American standard p-basses at the local stores all had necks that needed serious adjustment (is. Roller coaster ride). I took a chance that MF would do better and they certainly did. I still haven't taken this in for a setup and may not. It also comes in a serious case. Between this p-bass, my carvin lb-70 and my Tacoma thunder chief, I won't have to do any bass shopping for a long time

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                5.0

                Great used instrument

                By Tony

                from Huntsville, Al

                About Me Experienced

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Fun To Play
                • Good Feel
                • Good Pick Up
                • Good Tone
                • Solid Electronics

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

                    Sold as a used instrument at a discount, but appears to be in perfect condition.

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                    (5 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Near perfection

                    By DCB504

                    from Hattiesburg, Ms

                    About Me Novice

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                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Fun To Play
                    • Good Feel
                    • Good Pick Up
                    • Good Tone
                    • Solid Electronics

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Jamming
                      • Practicing
                      • Recording
                      • Rock Concerts
                      • School Bands
                      • Small Venues

                      Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

                      I am the type of person who is quick to criticize when things fall short of meeting my expectations, but I will also sing praises when something exceeds them. The Fender American Standard Precision Bass is one of the finest examples of quality craftsmanship I have ever seen in my life. Get one, you will love it.

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                      (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      A great bass right out of the box.

                      By Dust Bowl Dave

                      from Hendersonville, NC

                      About Me Experienced

                      Pros

                      • Fun To Play
                      • Good Feel
                      • Good Pick Up
                      • Good Tone
                      • Solid Electronics

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Jamming
                        • Practicing

                        Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

                        I have never owned a bass that was brand new. so I may be easily impressed. That said, I love this bass. It was easy to play and sounded great right out of the box.

                        I play country. old time, blue grass and a little rock. It sounds great playing all of them.

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                        (12 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        a beautiful bass

                        Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

                        I got the red cola with rosewood. The color is nice - not too light of a color - just enough of a darker shade so it doesn't stand out like a sore thumb. It has the stock round wound strings - I'll try flat wounds in the future. Classic precision sound - need I say more? I struggled with my decision between maple and rosewood fretboard. Without a maple to compair it too it still sounds great!
                        It's a precision. Volume and tone - that's it. The high mass bridge is nice.
                        Needed some set up. Other then that it looks flawless to me.
                        You get what you pay for with this beauty. Nice case - even a guitar strap, cord and necessary tools.

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