Rickenbacker 4003 Jetglo 1985

4-String Bass Guitar in Jetglo with Bubinga Fingerboard. Made in the USA.

Rickenbacker 4003 Jetglo 1985


Description & Specs


Finish: Original

Body Material: Maple Body

Body Details: Solid maple body

Neck Material: Maple Neck

Fingerboard Material: Bubinga Fingerboard

Neck Profile: C

Neck Thickness (IN): 1st fret: .82", 12th fret: .94"

Fingerboard Radius: 10.00

Nut Width: 1-5/8"

Scale Length: 33-1/4"

Neck Details: Maple neck with bound bubinga fingerboard and triangle inlays

Electronics: Original. The ground wire has been moved to one of the bridge mounting-screw holes. Pots date to 1984.

Pickup Measurements: Bridge: 7.7K, Neck: 8.0K

Hardware: One of the bridge pickup springs is non-original. The mute and adjustment thumbwheels are missing. The original mute is in the case.

Weight: 8 lbs 14.4 oz

Modifications / Repairs: Ground wire has been moved. Non-original bridge pickup spring. Mute and adjustment screws are missing.

Case Details: Original hardshell case

Cosmetic Condition: Moderate play wear throughout including various small dings and scratches and tarnished hardware. There is finish chipping on the bottom edge of the body.

Serial Number: YF1031

Tech Notes: Plays well with low action and moderate fret wear on low frets. The treble side of the neck has a bit of relief but the bass sets up well.