DISC Fender Custom Shop Sean Hurley Precision Bass, Charcoal

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  • Custom Shop Signature Precision Bass Handmade in the USA
  • Highly Resonant and Lightweight Select Alder Body
  • Hand-Wound Vintage Split Single-Coil P-Bass Pickup
  • Aged Charcoal Frost Finish with Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Quartersawn Maple Neck with a Custom ''C'' Profile

DISC Fender Custom Shop Sean Hurley Precision Bass, Charcoal

Details

The Fender Custom Shop Sean Hurley Signature is the perfect example of a handmade Custom Shop Precision Bass guitar. The quartersawn Maple neck with a Rosewood fingerboard features a custom ''C'' profile which provides a smooth and comfortable playing experience. The Sean Hurley Signature has a hand-wound Vintage split single-coil pickup which combines with the resonant, Alder body and 4-saddle American Vintage bridge to produce the authentic, formidable and incredibly versatile Fender bass tonality.

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Artist Signature Series by Fender

The world's greatest artists have come to Fender Custom Shop for decades in search of their perfect instruments. Artfully crafting meticulous replicas using the same techniques and toolings used to create the originals, Fender offers the same artist instruments to you, built in the same shop by the same skilled craftsmen.

Premium Features of the Fender Custom Shop Sean Hurley Signature

The Custom Shop Sean Hurley Signature Precision Bass is equipped with a hand-wound Vintage split single-coil precision bass pickup, positioned in just the right spot to help produce the authentic and formidable P-Bass sound along with 21-st century versatility that is perfect for in the studio. Other premium features include La Bella® flatwound strings, a convenient thumb rest, a tortoiseshell pickguard, vintage hardware, a four-bolt serialized neck plate and a special Fender string mute - a reproduction of a modification Hurley made to his original guitar and a feature never before offered on a Fender bass.

This signature model comes complete with an aged charcoal frost and nitrocellulose lacquer finish, plus a range of Custom Shop accessories and a Custom Shop certificate of authenticity.

Unrivaled Quality and Craftsmanship

Since 1987, the skilled craftsmen in Fender's Corona, California ''dream factory'' have been producing guitars that are known worldwide for their artistry and unrivaled quality. Ranging from the fine to the fantastic, whether it's building a new custom instrument from the ground up or modifying an existing one, their best is the best. These wonderful instruments have been crafted for and with the input of the world's finest guitarists such as Clapton, Springsteen, Cray, Gilmour, Townshend, Wilko Johnson and Stevie Ray Vaughan, to name just a few.

The History of the Precision Bass

Debuted in late 1951, the Precision Bass guitar was not only Fender's first bass guitar, it was the world's first bass guitar and a new kind of instrument. The Precision Bass (Often shortened to P-Bass), has spent well over half a century at the very heart of music of all kinds everywhere, with its two-horned solid body and fretted neck, the Precision Bass profoundly revolutionised music. Reigning ever since as a must-have instrument, this elegantly simple and enormously powerful instrument is the worldwide standard for bass tonality, performance, reliability and overall excellence.

Specifications

  • Model Name: Sean Hurley Signature 1961 Precision Bass®, Rosewood Fingerboard, Aged Charcoal Frost
  • Model Number: 1556100885
  • Series: Artist
  • Colour: Aged Charcoal Frost

Body & Bridge

  • Body Material: Select Alder
  • Body Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Body Shape: Precision Bass®
  • Bridge: 4-Saddle American Vintage Bass with Threaded Barrel Saddles with Custom String Mute

Neck & Fingerboard

  • Neck Material: Quartersawn Maple
  • Neck Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Neck Shape: Custom ''C''
  • Scale Length: 34'' (864mm)
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius: 7.25'' (184.1mm)
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Fret Size: Vintage
  • String Nut: Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.75'' (44.45mm)
  • Position Inlays: White Dot
  • Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Serialized

Hardware & Electronics

  • Middle Pickup: Hand-Wound Vintage Split Single-Coil Precision Bass
  • Controls:
    • Master Volume
    • Master Tone
  • Pickup Switching: None
  • Pickup Configuration: Split Single-Coil
  • Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
  • Tuning Machines: Fender Vintage-Style
  • Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
  • Pickguard: Tortoiseshell

Included Accessories

  • Case
  • Cable
  • Strap
  • Certificate of Authenticity