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Fender Custom Shop 1961 Jazz Bass Heavy Relic Guitar with Case

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Upon its original release in 1960, the Jazz Bass was a robust-sounding, smooth-playing successor to the P Bass. The 1961 Jazz Bass Heavy Relic is an homage to this iconic instrument, complete with vintage-style concentric knobs, and for the purists—felt mute tips in the case candy. The two-piece alder body is crafted from tone wood selected for its light weight and attractive grain, and wears a Heavy Relic lacquer finish, giving it the look and feel of a well-played vintage model with a long service life. The fast-playing, tinted quartersawn maple neck sports a “ ‘60 J Bass U”-shaped profile, along with a modern 9.5”-radius fingerboard and 20 medium-jumbo frets that grant it a familiar feel. Packed with authentic Jazz Bass tone, the pair of Hand-Wound Vintage Jazz Bass pickups growl with pure power.

Other features include 4-ply Tortoiseshell pickguard, vintage-style J Bass bridge with threaded steel saddles, vintage-style tuning machines, bone nut and round string tree. Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap and Certificate of Authenticity.

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Phone:  (800) 856-9801 Warranty:  Custom Shop: Limited 2 Years; Stringed Instruments: Limited 2 Years; Electronic Products: Limited 2 Years; Fortis: 5 Year Limited, Transferable; Accessories: 1 Year Limited; IEM: Limited 1 Year; Vacuum Tubes: 90 Days

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Fender Custom Shop 1961 Jazz Bass Heavy Relic Guitar with Case Specifications
  • Series: Time Machine
  • Model Name: 1961 Jazz Bass Heavy Relic
  • Color: 3-Color Sunburst
  • Body Finish: Heavy Relic Lacquer
  • Body Material: 2-Piece Select Alder
  • Neck Material: Quartersawn Maple
  • Neck Shape: 1960 “U”
  • Neck Finish: Tinted Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Scale Length: 34” (864 mm)
  • Fingerboard Radius: 9.5” (241 mm)
  • Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
  • Position Inlays: Vintage Clay Dot
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
  • Nut Width: 1.5” (38.1 mm)
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Orientation: Right-Hand
  • Configuration: SS
  • Bridge Pickup: Custom Shop Hand-Wound Single-Coil Jazz Bass
  •  Neck Pickup: Custom Shop Hand-Wound Single-Coil Jazz Bass
  • Control Knobs: Black Plastic Vintage Jazz Bass Controls with Concentric Knobs
  • Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2 (Bridge Pickup), Tone 1 (Neck Pickup), Tone 2 (Bridge Pickup)
  • Pickguard: 4-Ply Tortoiseshell
  • Bridge: Vintage J-Bass Bridge with Threaded Steel Saddles
  • Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style
  • Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
  • Strings: NPS, .045-.105 Gauges
  • Case/Gig Bag: Deluxe Hardshell

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