Fender / Jazz / 1966 / Black / Bass
1966 FENDER JAZZ -BLACK - DOTS & BINDING
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1966 Fender Jazz bass, rare Black finish with a matching headstock. This is a rare transition period, dot & bound Rosewood neck Jazz Bass. The Black finish shows lots of wear, buckle rash and quite a lot of marks. There's also a fair amount of checking. It's been refreted and the frets have been cleaned and tidied up by my tech. Theres a few small chips in the Rosewood where the previous frets were taken out. The case is later '60s but never the less a Fender. The screws holding down the pickup and bridge covers are replaced but otherwise the bass and parts are original.
I really love these basses with dots and binding, It plays & sounds superb with a straight neck and smooth action after being set up by my tech. The White guard looks great with no cracks. There has been a little shrinkage and 3 of the screw holes in the wood have been moved ever so slightly off centre to compensate. (all 3 are shown in the pictures) Light play wear to the neck and a few tiny marks to the edges of the headstock. Theres a small hole in the headstock that has been filled which appears to have been for an added string tree judging by the outline of a larger circle around the hole. The frets are in good shape. All hardware and electronics are in good working order. Fully set up with a smooth low action by my technician Chris Ward. The weight is: 9 lbs exactly. The serial is: 128746. Width at nut: 1 & 1/2" . At the 12th: 2 & 1/4"
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