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Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard  

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Fender introduced the American Standard Precision Bass guitar in 1951, and its thick sound and indestructible build changed popular music. Today's American Standard Precision Bass is the new version o... Read More

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Overview

Fender introduced the American Standard Precision Bass guitar in 1951, and its thick sound and indestructible build changed popular music. Today's American Standard Precision Bass is the new version of one of the greatest instruments of bass heroes past and present; the modern interpretation of Fender's classic instrument refined for modern players.

The American Standard Precision Bass has a high-mass vintage bridge, Fender Custom Shop '60s Precision Bass split single-coil pickup, thinner finish undercoat that lets the body breathe and improves resonance, improved Fender tuners that are 30 percent lighter while keeping the classic look, richer and deeper neck tint for a more elegant appearance, great-looking gloss rosewood fingerboard, satin neck back for smooth playability and Fender Tolex case.

Features
  • Precision Bass body
  • Rosewood fingerboard with 20 medium jumbo frets
  • Graphite reinforced C-Shape maple neck
  • Standard 4-bolt neck plate
  • Posiflex graphite neck support rods
  • Fender Custom Shop '60s Precision Bass split single-coil pickup
  • Master Volume and Master Tone controls
  • Chrome hardware
  • High Mass Vintage bridge (Strings-Thru-Body or Topload)
  • Includes Fender Tolex case
Specifications
  • Fretboard Radius: 9.5" (24.1cm)
    Nut Width: 1.625" (41.3mm)
    Scale Length: 34" (86.36cm)
    Truss Rod Nut: 3/16" Hex Adjustment
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FenderAmerican Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard
 
5.0

(based on 8 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Fun to play (3)
  • Good feel (3)
  • Good pick up (3)
  • Good tone (3)
  • Solid electronics (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Jamming (3)
  • Practicing (3)
  • Recording (3)
  • Rock concerts (3)
  • Small venues (3)

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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Its all about that bass!!

By BassMan.

from Herndon, Va

About Me Novice

Pros

  • Fun To Play
  • Good Feel
  • Good Pick Up
  • Good Tone
  • Solid Electronics

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Recording
    • Rock Concerts
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

    Purchased a lot of gear from Guitar Center. Then I bought this three tone AS P Base. I play though a GK MB Fusion 800 and GK CX 410 Speaker. I could not be more pleased with any Bass than I am with this one. It gives me "the" sound. Cannot describe it, but pick one up, play it and you will know exactly what I mean. Perfectly set up when I picked it up. Beautiful instrument.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Guitar Center Has Been Great! Thank You Eric and Bijan

    By none

    from Danvers MA

    About Me Novice

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

    Product speaks for itself

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Simply the best - an American Original

    By Rick

    from Saint Petersburg, Florida

    About Me Experienced

    Pros

    • Classic
    • Fun To Play
    • Good Feel
    • Good Pick Up
    • Good Tone
    • Solid Electronics

    Cons

    • None

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Recording
    • Recording for the way it sits in the mix
    • Rock Concerts
    • School Bands
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

    4 strings, one split pickup, one volume and one tone control. What more do you need? Classic 3 tone sunburst finish, 34" scale neck, 20 medium jumbo frets, 1 5/8" nut, made in Corona, California. Still the ultimate in tone and playability just the way Leo Fender designed it. Duplicated by almost every other maker of bass guitars in some form or fashion but never equaled. In the words of the great Barry White, "the first, the last, my everything". James Jamerson, Duck Dunn, Pino Palladino, Sean Hurley, Roger Waters... With either flats or round wounds, the tone is sublime. Perfect setup right out of the box. Love this bass. Great job Guitar Center.

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Now I have a professional quality bass

    By rbt_austin

    from Austin

    About Me Professional Musician

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fun To Play
    • Good Feel
    • Good Pick Up
    • Good Tone
    • Solid Electronics

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Jamming
      • Practicing
      • Recording
      • Rock Concerts
      • School Bands
      • Small Venues

      Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

      I traded in a Fender Precision Bass to get this American Standard Precision bass, and I wasn't prepared for the improvement in tone, quality, sustain, and playability that you get for just slightly over twice the money. I wish I had just gotten the AS version in the first place, but I guess you have to try things out. I wasn't sure I'd get serious about the bass, because I'm primarily a drummer and a guitarist. But now that I have this bass I could get some gigs with it because the thing itself sounds so good.

      (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Killer Bass and Excellant Service

      By David

      from Oradell, NJ

      Site Member

      Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

      This P Bass is my third and it's a dream. I've bought quite a bit of stuff from Guitar Center (2 amps, 6 string electric, digital piano, professional sax, and "odds and ends") and always been more than satisfied with service and follow-up. My suggestion is if you want a guitar and live in the area, go to the Rt4 store for better attention. And ask for Bob. The Fender was delivered to my house and came fully set up and ready to go. I wanted to check it with a pro though and took it over to Bob at the store who put it through the ropes and confirmed that no adjustments were necessary. I wanted that P Bass sound that I don't get from my other basses and got it. Thanks guys.

      (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Killer Bass and Excellant Service

      By David

      from Oradell, NJ

      Site Member

      Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

      This P Bass is my third and it's a dream. I've bought quite a bit of stuff from Guitar Center (2 amps, 6 string electric, digital piano, professional sax, and ""odds and ends"") and always been more than satisfied with service and follow-up. My suggestion is if you want a guitar and live in the area, go to the Rt4 store for better attention. And ask for Bob. The Fender was delivered to my house and came fully set up and ready to go. I wanted to check it with a pro though and took it over to Bob at the store who put it through the ropes and confirmed that no adjustments were necessary. I wanted that P Bass sound that I don't get from my other basses and got it. Thanks guys.

      (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      great bass

      By Ron Aaroen

      from Mcfarland wi

      Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

      Got a new p bass its sunburst with a t.s. pickgaurd I love it so far so does others that have played it. American made I also have a American standard jazz.

      (6 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Better than expected

      By John Ashby

      from California

      Comments about Fender American Standard Precision Bass with Rosewood Fingerboard:

      I played my Amer Std Strat P-bass as well as a Amer Special, MIM Std and a pretty cool MIM Special that looked like a Geddy Lee on a P body. I currently use a MIM P bass, which sounds pretty good actually, but it is a borrowed bass. 48 years on guitar. The last 9 months or so on bass. So I shopped for a long time, trying Warwick, Musicman and Fender mostly. Almost all the basses I tried sounded great in their own sound. But with each bass, I could not get the p-bass sound I wanted. Focused on Fenders and there was a notable jump in sound quality when going to the Amer Std and better. So that is what I got, the Amer with sunburst finish. Then I got this thing home and really took a good listen on my GK rig. WOW!! It was everything I heard and so much more. It is like the actual vibrations are articulated. The range of tones just from the tone knob is unbelievable. The build is flawless and the feel is like home. I feel like I have played this bass all my life because it feels like the bass of my dreams. There is a little bit of setup work to do. I have adjusted the pickups for consistency and very slight intonation adjustment. All in all, I love this bass and couldn't be happier.

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