Very good condition, includes original bridge cover, original scratch plate and screws, has had input jack replaced but will include original part.
Case for illustrative purposes.
Genuine reason for sale as I've got 2 other Jazz basses (MIM/CS) and it's a shame that this gets used least, so I'm being sensible.
I'll be sad to see it go but I'd like someone else to get some use out of it.
Has recently been set-up and restrung by KGB in Birkenhead.
No rush to sell, looking for offers in the region of £2000 - you are welcome to try it in person, I'm local to Chester/M56.
Not really looking for PX, but never say never.
Selling my Fender 60s Jazz Bass (Olympic White, Rosewood Neck). It's a great sounding bass with an authentic road worn look and in overall great condition! My collection is getting out of hand.. therefore i'm selling.
Classic Fender Jazz bass with timeless design elements. Off-set waist body, ultra-slim, fast-action neck and full-range Bi-Pole pickups. Many of the period-correct details that made the original Jazz basses so cool are spot-on replicated in this classic vintage-vibe beauty - especially the original offset waist, ultra-slim neck, and pair of vintage-style Alnico magnet Jazz Bass single-coil pickups.
One small dink on the neck (see pics) which doesn't effect playability. I removed the pick guard (I like the look without), which you can have with the bass.
Based in NW London, happy to ship UK wide for extra cash.
Fender® 60s Jazz Bass Features:
• Model Name 60s Jazz Bass, Rosewood Fingerboard, Olympic White
• Series Classic
• Color Olympic White
• Body Alder
• Body Finish Polyester
• Body Shape Jazz Bass
• Neck Material Maple
• Neck Finish Gloss Urethane
• Neck Shape "C" Shape
• Scale Length 34" (864 mm)
• Fingerboard Pau Ferro
• Fingerboard Radius 7.25" (184.1 mm)
• Number of Frets 20
• Frets Size Vintage-Style
• String Nut Synthetic Bone
• Nut Width 1.5" (38.1 mm)
• Position Inlays Pearloid Dots
• Truss Rods Vintage-Style Butt Adjust
• Bridge Pickup Standard Vintage Alnico Magnet Single-Coil Jazz Bass
• Neck Pickup Standard Vintage Alnico Magnet Single-Coil Jazz Bass
◦ Volume 1. (Middle
◦ Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup)
◦ Master Tone
• Pickup Configuration SS
• Bridge 4-Saddle American Vintage Bass
• Hardware Finish Nickel/Chrome
• Tuning Machines American Vintage Reverse Open-Gear Bass
• Pickguard 4-Ply Tortoiseshell
• Control Knobs Black Plastic
• Dimensions 4.5x15.1x47.3 IN
Reluctantly up for sale is my ‘62 RI CIJ Fender Jazz - superb jazz tones & Very good condition apart from some buckle rash scratches on the back - i bought this bass NEW in 2005 & it was my main gigging bass for many years - just doesn’t get played anymore & deserves to!! Moving house & need to free up some space-It’s not too heavy - approx 9lbs ( bathroom scales) sounds & plays great - can include cheap gig bag free or proper fender padded gig bag for a little extra. The Aguilar 4j HC pickups alone now retail for over £200!!!-Collection preferred - thanks for looking - ps I would gladly share some of the mileage if meeting somewhere en route (within reason) to be discussed
*Price Drop: 1245 GBP / 1425 euros (+ shipping costs within mainland UK / EU)*
De Origin Deluxe 4 in excellent condition (Original price: 2850 euros / ~2500GBP)
* Alder body
* Quilted Maple top
* Maple neck
* Birdseye Maple fingerboard (24 frets)
* Norstrand Big Singles
* Aguilar OBP-3 9V
* Weight: ~3.7kgs
The two additional switches were added by the previous owner but do not perform any function at the moment - they could be used to configure parallel/series switching between the pickups and a on/off switch.
Original pics: https://www.degierguitars.com/portfolio-items/origin-quilted-sunburst/?portfolioCats=41&fbclid=IwAR1YXCPQggaYeaYkLLiTT_QSB6jxnIC21ZKTIEPNeFqeiTBgPJuMNUdnjEk
Meet Veronica. She's a Japanese JB62 made for the export market with some upgrades. She's from 2007/8 and bears the 'Crafted in Japan' label. She benefits from the following alterations:
Wizard 84 Pickups
Badass II Bridge
Vintage Style Tuners (although non reverse) from a MIJ Fender
Dunlop Straplock Tuning Pegs
Gorgeous Seafoam Green Nitro finish from Andy Viccars inc matching headstock
'64 style decal
Earthing strip removed, body drilled to accept earthing wire from bridge to cavity
Cavities shielded with copper foil.
Groovy Aum sticker on pickguard (happy to remove before sale)
Mint pickguard imported from The States.
This is a well used bass and the parts do show signs of use. By nature, nitro is a delicate finish and there are marks to the body including some light buckle rash on the back. I've tried to photograph the marks as best I can but some haven't come out as clearly as I'd liked - so maybe I should describe it as slightly roadworn.
The front pot has a slight crackle. I can't guarantee the electrics are original.
Reddish mark on the back of the neck - no idea what it is - been there since I've had it.
Incredibly dark and lovely rosewood board
She's set up with a reasonably low action. No significant dead spots or wolf tones and she's an extremely resonant bass that has received lots of compliments on her sound.
I used this bass when the band I was in supported Madness at Northampton Cricket Ground!
I've sold this bass on once and bought it back again, so won't be disappointed if it doesn't go.
Hard to price, but looking for £650. Only trades would be something Mustangy or one of the Fusion range of GK Class D heads. Messages regarding other trades will be ignored. I'd much prefer collection from Milton Keynes so any potential buyer can check her out in the flesh, in which case she'll be supplied in a leatherette slip case. I am prepared to post at buyer's cost and risk. Most couriers won't insure musical instruments unless shipped in a hard case. A good quality hard case can be added for an extra £50.
Thanks for looking.