Fender Jazz Bass Natural 1973

4-String Bass Guitar in Natural with Maple Fingerboard. Made in the USA.

Fender Jazz Bass Natural 1973

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Description & Specs

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Summary
Finish Details: Original
Body Material: Ash Body
Body Details: Three piece solid ash body.
Neck Material: Maple Neck
Fingerboard Material: Maple Fingerboard
Neck Profile: C shape
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st .84" 12th .99"
Fingerboard Radius: 7.25"
Nut Width: 1-7/16"
Scale Length: 34"
Neck Details: One piece maple bolt-on neck with skunk stripe and bound maple fingerboard. -1971 neck heel stamp.
Electronics: Two pickups, volume controls for each pickup, master tone. -The pickups are not original, they look like DiMarzios but they are not labeled so we cannot determine the exact make or model. The original (non-functional) pickups are included in the case. -Volume pot is not original. -Tone pot codes date to 1973.
Pickup Measurements: Neck 6.7k Bridge 7.4k
Hardware: -A Badass II bridge has been installed, the original bridge is included in the case. -Non-original Fender tuners have been installed, the original tuners are included in the case but they are missing some hardware. -The control plate has two additional hole drilled in it, another wiring harness was installed at one point. -Knobs, brass nut, and strap buttons are not original. -The bridge cover is missing. -An additional string retainer has been installed on the headstock.
Weight: 11 lbs 11 oz
Modifications/Repairs: -The pickups are not original, they look like DiMarzios but they are not labeled so we cannot determine the exact make or model. The original (non-functional) pickups are included in the case. -Volume pot is not original. -Tone pot codes date to 1973. -A Badass II bridge has been installed, the original bridge is included in the case. -Non-original Fender tuners have been installed, the original tuners are included in the case but they are missing some hardware. -The control plate has two additional hole drilled in it, another wiring harness was installed at one point. -Knobs, brass nut, and strap buttons are not original. -The bridge cover is missing. -An additional string retainer has been installed on the headstock.
Case Details: Original hardshell case is structurally secure with some cosmetic wear. Includes the original tuners, bridge, and pickups (non-functional).
Cosmetic Condition: This bass has average play wear for its age. -The body has scratches, dents, finish chips, blemishes, and buckle rash. -The neck has scuffs, dents, scratches, and a few small finish chips.
Serial Number: 406543
Tech Notes: This bass plays well with medium/low action and light neck relief. There is a small amount of buzzing past the 15th fret. The neck has a slight twist resulting in slightly more relief on the bass side, the instrument has been set up to accommodate this. The pot codes and serial number date this instrument to 1973.