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Fender American Original '50s Precision Bass Maple Fingerboard
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Few instruments have signaled a sea change as great as the introduction of the Precision Bass in 1951. Fender's American Original '50s P-Bass deliver...Click To Read More About This Product
6-Month* financing available.
Vintage vibe and sound meets modern playability.
Few instruments have signaled a sea change as great as the introduction of the Precision Bass in 1951. Fender's American Original '50s P-Bass delivers that original sound and vibe, with playability updates aimed at the needs of modern bassists. From the period-accurate split-coil pickup's fiber bobbin and alnico V magnets to the vintage-style hardware, this beautiful instruments summons the groundbreaking sound of the original.
- Alder or ash body, dependent on finish color
- Maple on maple 34" scale neck with modern 9.5" radius
- Period-correct split-coil alnico V pickup
- Vintage-style tuners and steel-saddle bridge
The modern incarnation of a groundbreaking original. Order yours today.
- Shape: Thick C
- Wood: Maple
- Neck joint: Bolt-on
- Scale length: 34 in.
- Truss rod: Info not available
- Finish: Gloss nitrocellulose
- Active or passive pickups: Passive
- Pickup configuration: Split single-coil
- Bridge: Split-coil Alnico V
- Brand: Fender
- Series or parallel: Not applicable
- Active preamp: No
- Special electronics: None
- Material: Maple
- Radius: 9.5 in.
- Fret size: Vintage tall
- Number of frets: 20
- Inlays: Dot
- Nut material: Bone
- Nut width: 1.735 in. (44.1mm)
- Cutaway: Double cutaway
- Construction: Solidbody
- Body wood: Alder or ash (depending on finish)
- Top wood: Not applicable
- Body finish: Gloss nitrocellulose
- Orientation: Right handed
- Control layout: Master volume, tone
- Pickup switch: No
- Coil tap or split: No
- Tone switching: No
- Special switching: No
- Bridge type: Fixed
- Bridge design: Vintage-style
- Tailpiece: Not applicable
- Tuning machines: Vintage-style
- Color: Nickel/chrome
- Number of strings: 4
- Pickguard: Yes
- Special features: Long-scale
- Case: Hardshell case
- Accessories: None
- Country of origin: USA
Musician's Friend Gold Coverage
Gold Coverage goes above and beyond the manufacturer's warranty to protect your gear from unexpected breakdowns, accidental damage from handling and failures. This plan covers your product for one, two, three or up to five years from your date of purchase, costs just pennies per day and gives you a complete "no-worry" solution for protecting your investment.
Gold Coverage Includes:
- Unexpected and unintentional spills, drops and cracks
- Normal wear and tear
- Power surges
- Dust, internal heat and humidity
Other plan features include:
- For products over $200, No Lemon Policy applies. If it fails for the same defect 3 times, it is replaced on the 4th breakdown. (Does not apply to failures due to drops, spills, and cracks)
- For products under $200 experiencing the above failures, a Musician's Friend gift card will be issued for the full price of the product + tax.
- Shipping fees covered if required for repair or replacement
- Plans are transferable in the event merchandise is sold
- Plans are renewable on new gear
*Limitations and exclusions apply. See terms and conditions (Opens in new window) for program details
Term for New Gear begins on date of purchase but does not replace the store return policy or manufacturer coverage.