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American Original '60s Precision Bass®

Model #: 0190120800
  • In Stock
£1,739.00

By the 1960s, the Precision Bass was the workhorse electric bass; from the clubs of Detroit to the beaches of Southern California, its tone laid the foundation for modern music. The American Original ‘60s Precision Bass has all of the features with which the P Bass conquered the world of music—elegantly simple, its sound, style and comfort are joined by modern playability.

Features

  • Alder body with lacquer finish
  • Single Pure Vintage ‘63 split-coil P Bass pickup
  • Thick “1963 C”-shaped neck profile; 9.5”-radius fingerboard
  • Vintage-style hardware; four-saddle bridge
  • Includes vintage-style hardshell case
LACQUER FINISH
LACQUER FINISH

The nitrocellulose lacquer finish not only lets the body breathe with its true tonal character, it also ages and wears in a distinctively personal way.

PURE VINTAGE ‘63 PICKUPS
PURE VINTAGE ‘63 PICKUPS

American Original instruments feature specially voiced pickups crafted to reproduce authentic Fender sound.

 “’63 P BASS®” NECK SHAPE
“’63 P BASS®” NECK SHAPE

This Precision Bass features a “C”-shaped neck profile delivered straight from 1963 to your hands. Remarkably comfortable, it suits any playing style.

VINTAGE-ACCURATE BODY AND NECK RADII
VINTAGE-ACCURATE BODY AND NECK RADII

Original-era fans can rest assured every curve and line of the body and neck are accurate to the historic originals.

VINTAGE-CORRECT HARDWARE
VINTAGE-CORRECT HARDWARE

From the bridge to the string tree and tuning machines, every piece of hardware is just like the original.

FINGERBOARD & FRETS
FINGERBOARD & FRETS

This 9.5”-radius fingerboard is slightly flatter than a vintage-style 7.25” radius, providing a comfortable fret-hand feel. Vintage-tall frets make it easier to add vibrato to your basslines.

Body
  • Body Material
    Alder
  • Body Finish
    Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Body Shape
    Precision Bass®
Neck
  • Neck Material
    Maple
  • Neck Finish
    Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Neck Shape
    "1963 C"
  • Scale Length
    34" (864 mm)
  • Fingerboard Material
    Round-Laminated Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius
    9.5" (241 mm)
  • Number of Frets
    20
  • Fret Size
    Vintage Tall
  • Nut Material
    Bone
  • Nut Width
    1.73" (44 mm)
  • Position Inlays
    Vintage Clay Dot
  • Truss Rod
    Vintage-Style Heel Adjust
  • Truss Rod Nut
    Vintage-Style Slotted
Electronics
  • Middle Pickup
    Pure Vintage '63 Split Single-Coil Precision Bass®
  • Controls
    Master Volume, Master Tone
  • Switching
    None
  • Configuration
    Split Single-Coil
Hardware
  • Bridge
    4-Saddle Vintage Style with Threaded Steel Saddles
  • Hardware Finish
    Nickel/Chrome
  • Tuning Machines
    Pure Vintage Reverse Open-gear
  • Pickguard
    4-Ply Brown Shell
  • Control Knobs
    Knurled Flat-Top
  • Neck Plate
    4-Bolt
Miscellaneous
  • Strings
    Fender® USA Bass 7250M, NPS (.045-.105 Gauges)
  • Legal Notice
    WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Accessories
  • Case/Gig Bag
    Black Hardshell