Fender American Vintage '58 Precision Bass

F10028XXXX-P

Print page
Image for American Vintage '58 Precision Bass from SamAsh
You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video.
  • Images (5)
  • Video (3)
Large View
MSRP: $2,499.99 $1,999.99 Save : $500.00 (20%)
*Color:



MSRP: $2,499.99 $1,999.99 Save : $500.00 (20%)
Add to Cart

Product Rating:

 
0.0

(No reviews)

Be the first to

Write a Review
  • Description
  • Specifications
  • Reviews
  • Warranty
  • More Info

The American Vintage series introduces an all-new lineup of original-era model year guitars and basses that bring Fender history and heritage to authentic and exciting new life. With key features and pivotal design elements spanning the mid-1950s to the mid-1960s, new American Vintage series instruments delve deep into Fender's roots--expertly preserving an innovative U.S. guitar-making legacy and vividly demonstrating like never before that Fender not only knows where it's going, but also remembers where it came from.

The American Vintage Series has long presented some of Fender's best-selling guitars and basses (their early-'80s introduction, in fact, was one of the first signs that Fender was "back" as the CBS era ended). Today, Fender has boldly cleared the slate to make way for a fresh American Vintage series with new features, new specs and the most meticulous level of vintage accuracy yet. Rather than just replacing the previous models with different ones, Fender has completely and comprehensively re-imagined the entire vintage-reissue concept--restoring original tooling dies, voicing new pickups, reformulating vintage colors and more--based on actual vintage guitars and basses they tracked down to make sure they had it right. Fender did the work, and it shows, because there's pure magic in each new American Vintage instrument.

The American Vintage '58 Precision Bass commemorates the first year in which the bass that started it all appeared in a 3-Color Sunburst finish. That classic combination is now a longtime Fender tradition, and the '58 American Vintage Precision Bass brings you other authentic features including a lightweight alder body (ash on White Blonde model), thick "C"- shaped maple neck with 20 vintage-style frets and black dot inlays, gold anodized aluminum pickguard with lacquer finish, and new American Vintage '58 split single-coil pickup. Also includes lower-mounted finger rest, vintage-style bridge with threaded steel "barrel" saddles, flat-top knurled chrome control knobs, reverse tuners, mounted chrome pickup and bridge covers, and more. Includes an vintage tweed hardshell case with a red interior.

Features:

  • Series: American Vintage
  • Body Material: Alder , Ash
  • Body Finish: Fender Flash Coat Lacquer
  • Body Shape: Precision Bass
  • Neck Material: 1-Piece Maple
  • Neck Finish: Fender Flash Coat Lacquer
  • Neck Shape: Large "C"
  • Scale Length: 34" (864 mm)
  • Fingerboard Material: Maple
  • Fingerboard Radius: 7.25" (184.1 mm)
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Fret Size: Vintage-Style
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.735" (44.1 mm)
  • Position Inlays: Black Dot
  • Truss Rods: Vintage-Style Heel Adjust
  • Truss Rod Nut: Vintage-Style Slotted
  • Middle Pickup: American Vintage '58 Split Single-Coil Precision Bass
  • Pickup Configuration: Split Single-Coil
  • Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone
  • Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
  • Bridge: 4-Saddle American Vintage Bass with Threaded Steel "Barrel" Saddles
  • Bridge Cover: Includes Chrome Bridge Cover
  • Tuning Machines: New American Vintage Reverse Open-Gear
  • Pickup Covers: Chrome
  • Pickguard: Gold Anodized Aluminum with Lacquer Finish
  • Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
  • Case/Gig Bag: Vintage Tweed (Red Interior)
  • Strings: Fender USA Super Bass 7250ML, NPS, (.045-.100 Gauges)
  • Other Features: Mounted Chrome Pickup and Bridge Covers, Lower-Mounted Finger Rest, Black Dot Position Inlays


Order your Fender American Vintage '58 Precision Bass from Sam Ash Direct today with the security of our 45/60 day return/price protection policy, and be sure to take advantage of our fast, free shipping.

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews

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.

Information not available