Fender Precision Bass Special Candy Apple Red 1981

4-String Bass Guitar in Candy Apple Red with Maple Fingerboard. Made in the USA.

Fender Precision Bass Special Candy Apple Red 1981

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Description & Specs

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Summary
Finish Details: Original
Body Material: Alder Body
Body Details: Alder solid body
Neck Material: Maple Neck
Fingerboard Material: Maple Fingerboard
Neck Profile: D-Shape
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st fret: .85", 12th: .94"
Fingerboard Radius: 7.25"
Nut Width: 1-5/8"
Scale Length: 34"
Neck Details: One-piece maple bolt-on neck & board with a rear walnut "skunk" stripe, center black dot inlays, truss adjustment at the heel
Electronics: Original showing minor solder joint touch-ups. Pot codes date from 1980 and 1981. There is a 1981 date code on the bottom of the pickup.
Pickup Measurements: n/a - Active System
Hardware: Original Gold
Weight: 9 lbs 9 oz
Modifications/Repairs: Minor solder joint touch-ups
Case Details: Original Hard Shell Case
Cosmetic Condition: This P-Bass shows play wear and blemishes. Finish checking is present throughout the body with various areas of wear down to the alder. Nicks, chips, and dings exist. The back of the neck feels smooth.
Serial Number: E012855
Tech Notes: Currently, set up with 45-100 gauge strings and low action. The truss rod has limited adjustability but holds the neck with optimal relief when strung with light gauge strings. The medium-jumbo frets have medium height showing minimal play wear as they have been recently dressed. -- The serial number dates from June 1979 to Dec. 1981. The electronics date this Fender from 1981.