American Performer Jazz Bass®

Model #: 0198610380
  • In Stock
€1,329.00

Crafted in Corona, California, the American Jazz Bass delivers the exceptional tone and feel you expect from an authentic Fender—along with new enhancements that make it even more inspiring to play.

Features

  • Alder body
  • Two Yosemite single-coil Jazz Bass pickups
  • Greasebucket tone system
  • “Modern C”-shaped neck with 9.5”-radius fingerboard; 20 medium-jumbo frets
  • Tapered-shaft tuning machines; silver ‘70s logo
American Performer Series

Jazz Bass

New Yosemite Pickups
New Yosemite Pickups

Handcrafted in Corona, California, Yosemite pickups are specifically voiced for each instrument and position to create sonically versatile and musically useful sounds.

Tapered-Shaft Tuning Machines
Tapered-Shaft Tuning Machines

Featuring vintage-style paddle keys, tapered tuning machines are wider at the top than the bottom, forcing the string windings downward and keeping them tight for increased sustain and enhancing tuning stability.

Medium-Jumbo Frets
Medium-Jumbo Frets

Medium-jumbo frets make it easier to achieve wide, expressive bends that add your personal touch to your music.

4-Saddle Bridge
4-Saddle Bridge

This model features a four-saddle bridge for solid tuning stability, precise intonation and increased sustain.

Satin-Finished Neck
Satin-Finished Neck

Featuring a “Modern C”-shaped profile that works well with almost any playing style, the neck also hosts a satin finish on the back, giving it a smooth, fast playing feel.

Greasebucket Tone System
Greasebucket Tone System

This uniquely Fender tone system lets you cut treble without losing gain or “muddying” your sound, preserving your carefully shaped tone.

Body
  • Body Material
    Alder
  • Body Finish
    Gloss Polyurethane
  • Body Shape
    Jazz Bass®
Neck
  • Neck Material
    Maple
  • Neck Finish
    Satin Urethane
  • Neck Shape
    Modern "C"
  • Scale Length
    34" (86.36 cm)
  • Fingerboard Material
    Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius
    9.5" (241 mm)
  • Number of Frets
    20
  • Fret Size
    Medium Jumbo
  • Nut Material
    Synthetic Bone
  • Nut Width
    1.5" (38.1 mm)
  • Position Inlays
    White Dot
  • Truss Rod
    Standard
  • Truss Rod Nut
    3/16" Hex Adjustment
Electronics
  • Bridge Pickup
    Yosemite™ Single-Coil Jazz Bass
  • Middle Pickup
    Yosemite™ Single-Coil Jazz Bass
  • Controls
    Volume 1. (Middle Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Greasebucket™ Tone Circuit (Rolls Off Highs without Adding Bass)
  • Switching
    None
  • Configuration
    SS
Hardware
  • Bridge
    4-Saddle Vintage-Style with Steel Saddles
  • Hardware Finish
    Nickel/Chrome
  • Tuning Machines
    Fender® "F" Light-Weight Vintage-Paddle Keys with Tapered Shafts
  • Pickguard
    3-Ply Black/White/Black
  • Control Knobs
    Vintage Style Black Plastic Jazz Bass®
  • Neck Plate
    4-Bolt
Miscellaneous
  • Strings
    Fender® 7250M Nickel-Plated Steel Roundwound, Long Scale, .045-.105 (Model No. 0737250406)
  • Legal Notice
    WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Accessories
  • Case/Gig Bag
    Deluxe Gig Bag