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The Fender American Deluxe Precision Bass: A Classic Updated for Today's Players.

Fender's American Deluxe Precision Bass has the modern features that bassists demand, with an innovatively designed preamp circuit that delivers exhilarating active and passive tone. Powerful-yet-quiet N3 Noiseless pickups present more clean headroom and EQ range than ever, and even more versatile tonal options come from the active/passive switch and passive tone control. Includes hardshell case, cable, strap and strap locks.

Get your Fender American Deluxe Precision Bass today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash Direct with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.

Things You Will Get:

  • Electric Bass Guitar
  • Hardshell Case
  • Cable
  • Strap
  • Straplocks
Number Of Frets 21
Scale Length 34"
Nut Width 1.625"
Neck Shape Modern "C"
Fingerboard Radius 9.5"
Body Style Double Cutaway
Neck Type Bolt On
Neck Wood Maple
Body Wood Select Alder or Premium Ash
Pickup Configuration S-S
Bridge Pickup Noiseless™ N3 Single-Coil Jazz Bass
Middle Pickup Deluxe Split Single-Coil Precision Bass
Bridge Type 4-Saddle High-Mass Vintage (String-Through-Body or Topload)
Tuning Machines Open Gears
Orientation Right-Handed
Other Features Select Alder Body on Solid Finishes (Black, 3-Color Sunburst, Olympic White), Premium Ash Body on Transparent Finishes (Natural, White Blonde)

Urethane Body Finish, Gloss Urethane Neck Finish on Front w/Satin Urethane Finish on Back

Posiflex™ Truss Rod; Graphite Neck Support Rods

Medium-Jumbo Frets and Rolled Fingerboard Edges

Dot Fingerboard Inlays

Genuine Bone Nut

Controls: Master Volume, Pan Pot (Pickup Selector), Treble Boost/Cut, Midrange Boost/Cut, Bass Boost/Cut, Active/Passive Mini Toggle

Switching: Pan Pot

Special Electronics: Active/Passive Mini Toggle Switch

Chrome Hardware

Fender Lightweight Vintage-Style Keys with Tapered Shafts

Knurled Flat-Top Control Knobs

5-Bolt Asymmetrical Neck Plate

Improved Electronics Resulting in Increased Headroom and a Tighter Low-End Response

Passive Tone Control for Passive Mode

Stealth "A" String Retainer

Tinted Neck

Contoured Heel for Easier Upper Fret Access

Highly Detailed Nut & Fretwork

Flat Head Screws on Battery (for Easy Changes with a Coin or Pick)

Neck Binding
Case/Bag Included Yes
Case Type Hardshell Case
Series American Deluxe
Model American Deluxe Precision Bass®


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from New York

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Comments about Fender American Deluxe Precision Bass:

After 35 years of almost every type of Bass, I finally found one that will do what I want, when I want. The combinations of sound seem almost endless.
A top of the line instrument!

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This Bass is the bass of all basses


from Long Beach, CA

Comments about Fender American Deluxe Precision Bass:

I played this bass at the Sam Ash in Cerritos it is a great bass its active pickups are amazing lots oh high end ,low end, and midrange. The action is perfect doesn't need anything but playing it is a bass you can use for any style of music trust me if i had the money i would definitely by this bass.

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Great Instrument.


from New Haven

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Comments about Fender American Deluxe Precision Bass:

This bass simply creates incredible tone, each note thumps, sustains and resonates to produce a truly fantastic sound. That alone is worth the price of this bass, however, switching the active/passive to active and you get more of a growl with each of the notes, giving it a more electric feel to your playing. The best part of this bass is your ability to create a myriad of different tones by adjusting the blend knob, which controls your classic P bass pick ups and the Single J pickup. I tend to play blended to about 60% P pick ups and 40% J. To me, this sounds like the classic P bass sound (boomy) but with touch of J tone giving me the warm clarity that I love about J basses. Truly awesome bass all around, construction, finish are world class and the new case is also very nice. I highly recommend to anyone looking to upgrade their gear, but for people looking the buy an american standard P bass- Strongly consider this model, for 300 more it is so worth it.

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American Deluxe Precision Bass

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation warrants this Fender brand instrument to be free from defects in materials and workmanship for as long as it is owned by the original retail purchaser, except that pickups, switches, jacks, controls, all other electronic components, tuning machines, hardware, pickguards, plated surfaces, gig bags, cases and case hardware are warranted for a period of one (1) year from the date of original purchase. This warranty applies only to the original retail purchaser when this instrument is purchased from an Authorized Fender Dealer and is subject to the limitations set forth herein. IMPORTANT: PLEASE RETAIN YOUR ORIGINAL SALES RECEIPT, AS IT IS YOUR PROOF OF PURCHASE VALIDATING THIS LIMITED WARRANTY.

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