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Fender Deluxe Active Jazz Bass V
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A bass for the gigging musician ... one that you can afford.

The Fender Deluxe Active Jazz Bass V is upgraded with modern features to give the working musician a versatile, sweet-playing instrument at a reasonable price. It has a comfortable modern C-neck profile, medium-jumbo frets, and Vintage Noiseless pickups with active 3-band EQ combined with the standard volume and pan. This Fender Jazz Bass is traditional yet modern.

Includes a gig bag.

Fender Deluxe Active Jazz Bass V Features:

  • Modern C-shaped maple neck
    Alder body
    Rosewood fingerboard with 20 medium-jumbo frets
    Vintage Noiseless Jazz Bass pickups
    Master volume, pan, plus 3-band active EQ
    Includes deluxe gig bag

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    As reviewed by BillyShears on 5/14/2007

    This bass is a beast! It's basically a hot rodded jazz with American electronics and pickups. A 5 string jazz with lots of versatility. The sound youwant is in this bass. Lots of power! This bass sounds like a bass. When the back picup is favored or soloed it growls like an animal. Both pups on you get a well balanced mix of thump and growl. Neck pup soloed you get old school thud and boom. This bass is worth every penny. It's BIG and a tad Heavy but thats what gives it it's BIG and Heavy sound. Very well built, excellent craftsmanship. Smooth neck, and no sharp frets. I took the advice of some of the other reviewers and put on a set of strap locks. Changed the strings to DR SunBeams and did my own set-up on it. Plays awesome! I LOVE IT!

    52 of 52 people found this review helpful.
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  • Good Bass, Bit heavy

    As reviewed by JazzBassGuitarist35 on 11/15/2006

    This bass is a really nice upgrade from a starter like the Squier P Bass i started with. I really like the feel of this bass, but the top strap knob has a tendency to loosen itself, requireing constant tightening, but other than that this bass is flawless. Everytime i pull it out of its soft case, it is always nearly perfectly in tune. Fender really steped up this time. Bass is definatly worth the money.

    40 of 40 people found this review helpful.
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  • Dude, this thing is incredible

    As reviewed by John on 2/24/2011

    I would not have believed it in a dream. I got mine today and Fender got it right. Intonation and setup straight out of the box was great and there was even a battery in the compartment. Not to say it can't be tweaked, but I'd play a gig with it right now. Played it 5 hours tonight. I wouldn't have put it down except for that day job I have to attend on a fairly regular basis to pay the bills. If you are a working musician with not a lot of cash to throw at a guitar, get this one. I have an old hardshell case I got with another cheeeeep Peavey bass that is a Fender case I will use until I can get a nice tweed one. also will install strap locks. I don't wanna be dropping it. I lost my 1980 Rickenbacker 4001 to a stage accident a few years ago (the Peavey was a backup) and this guitar makes me forget about the Rick. The tone is better than I ever remember that Rick having. There are so many tones just waiting for you to enjoy in the guitar. unbelievable. I got mine for less than 750.. coupon for 15% off. What a steal. I should go to jail. :) Get it. It's a beast.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful.
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