Fender Precision Bass Blonde Refin 1953

4-String Bass Guitar with Maple Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Fender Precision Bass Blonde Refin 1953

Vintage

Description & Specs

The following specs were carefully collected and recorded by a skilled technician. For a more detailed description and questions regarding sound, feel, or cosmetic condition, please call to speak to one of our experts.
Summary
Finish Details: The body and neck have been refinished in nitrocellulose lacquer.
Body Material: Ash Body
Body Details: Solid ash body. -The body has been refinished.
Neck Material: Maple Neck
Fingerboard Material: Maple Fingerboard
Neck Profile: C shape
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st .94" 12th .99"
Fingerboard Radius: 7.25"
Nut Width: 1-5/8"
Scale Length: 34"
Neck Details: One piece maple bolt-on neck with skunk stripe and maple fingerboard. "Tadeo" and a 1953 date is penciled in the neck pocket. -The neck has been refinished. The headstock decal is not original. There are two small pieces of wood missing near the A and E string string tuners that have been filled with epoxy. -The neck has been refretted.
Electronics: Modified electronics. Non-original Schecter neck pickup (cannot determine the exact model), non-original volume pot, and tone control. The tone pot appears to be original. -Pickup and volume pot are not original, some solder joints have been touched up.
Pickup Measurements: 12.3k
Hardware: -Pickguard is not original. The original pickguard screw holes have been plugged. -The nut has been replaced. -A series of numbers is etched into the neck plate and onto the G string tuner. -Thumb rest is missing.
Weight: 8 lbs 8 oz
Modifications/Repairs: -The neck has been refinished. The headstock decal is not original. There are two small pieces of wood missing near the A and E string string tuners that have been filled with epoxy. -Pickup and volume pot are not original, some solder joints have been touched up. -The neck has been refretted. -Pickguard is not original. The original pickguard screw holes have been plugged. -The nut has been replaced. -A series of numbers is etched into the neck plate. -Thumb rest is missing.
Case Details: Non-original hardshell case is structurally secure with some cosmetic wear.
Cosmetic Condition: Moderate wear. -The body and neck have been refinished. -The body has scratches, dents, finish chips, light buckle rash, and some blemishes. -The neck has dents, scuffs, small finish chips, and light weather checking.
Serial Number: 0955
Tech Notes: This bass plays great with low action and light neck relief. The truss rod is adjustable. The frets have light play wear. The neck pocket stamp and the serial number date this bass to 1953.

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