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NAMM 2011: Fender Announce New American Special Basses

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Renowned bass guitar manufacturer Fender have released details about their new American special bass guitars being launched at this years NAMM.

The new Fender American Special basses offer the latest in U.S.-built quality and value that comes with all Fender guitars.

The American Special Precision Bass guitar features a Greasebucket tone circuit, which rolls off highs while maintaining low-end definition as well as a slim neck profile and a high-gloss finish.

Features include an alder body and C-shaped maple neck, maple fretboard (Black, Candy Apple Red models) or rosewood fretboard (Olympic White, Three-color Sunburst models) with medium jumbo frets, split single-coil alnico pickup.

Also includes knurled chrome knobs, three-ply pickguard (black-white black on Candy Apple Red and Olympic White models; parchment on Black and Three-color Sunburst models), vintage-style bridge and strap buttons, and deluxe gig bag.

In addition the American Special Jazz Bass guitar also features a Greasebucket tone circuit, which rolls off highs while maintaining low-end definition as well as a slim neck profile, a high-gloss finish.

Features include an alder body and C-shaped maple neck, maple fretboard (Black, Candy Apple Red models) or rosewood fretboard (Olympic White, Three-color Sunburst models) with medium jumbo frets, single-coil alnico Jazz Bass pickups,

Also includes vintage-style black plastic Jazz Bass knobs, three-ply pickguard (black-white black on Candy Apple Red and Olympic White models; parchment on Black and Three-color Sunburst models), vintage-style bridge and strap buttons, and deluxe gig bag.

Posted on 5 Jan 2011 15:20 to category : Instruments News

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