Fender Deluxe Active P Bass Special, RW, Olympic White

995.00 RRP 1,046.00 (including VAT @ 23%)

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  • The Best Features of Fender’s Classic Basses in One Hybrid Model
  • Dual-Coil Ceramic Noiseless™ Jazz Bass Pickup
  • Vintage Split Single-Coil Precision Bass Pickup
  • Includes Deluxe Gig Bag for Transportation
  • Active/Passive Switch for Accessing Vintage & Modern Voices

Fender Deluxe Active P Bass Special, RW, Olympic White

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The Fender Deluxe Active P Bass Special is a collaboration of Fender's best bass features in one hybrid model. Equipped with Dual-Coil Ceramic Noiseless? Jazz Bass and Vintage Split Single-Coil Precision Bass pickups, this bass offers a wealth of useful tones applicable for live performances and studio use. The Deluxe Active P Bass has been especially designed powerful, flexible tone with smooth playing feel, and provides a standard precision bass body shape finished in an Olympic White with a contrasting black pickguard. Additional appointments include knurled flat-top control knobs, nickel/chrome hardware, black pickup covers, and pearloid dot inlays. Includes a deluxe gig bag for the ultimate protection during transit.

Product Ref: 76628

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Deluxe Active Precision Bass

With its powerful and flexible tone, this sturdy, rich-sounding bass combines the best features of Fender’s classic basses to create a hybrid model, offering you all the qualities you would expect from Fender.

Pickups and Controls

Designed with a powerful, flexible tone and a smooth playing feel, the Deluxe Active P Bass is ideal for players who find themselves alternating between a variety musical styles at a moment’s notice such as slap or rock riffs. It is the perfect companion on the stage and also in the recording studio due to its immense versatility.

Equipped with two versatile pickups including a punchy vintage-style split-coil Precision Bass pickup in the middle position, and a growling Vintage Noiseless Jazz Bass bridge pickup, offering you a wealth of useful tones. Controlling your sound is easy with the knurled flat-top control knobs that offer master volume, three-band active EQ with treble boost/cut, bass boost/cut and mid boost/cut. In addition, there is also a pan pot which allows you to blend middle and bridge pickups together for a truly unique tone.

The Deluxe Active P Bass is also equipped with an active/passive switch which makes it easy to access both vintage-styled and modern voices, and therefore enhances this instrument’s sonic flexibility.

HiMass Bridge

As well as offering a wide variety of superb tones, the Deluxe Active P Bass also features a Fender HiMass bridge which improves every note’s sustain and resonance, and enhances the attack for lively tone.

Comfortable Neck Profile

The Deluxe Active P Bass features a “C”-shaped maple neck, which is not only comfortable for all playing styles, but also allows you to play for longer, with easier movement across the whole fingerboard.

Glossy Finish

This classic precision bass bears a durable gloss polyester finish that looks great under the spotlight, and perfect on photographs. It also provides you with a protective layer that is tough enough to shrug off the abuse of gigging and traveling.

Features

  • Combines the best features of Fender’s classic basses to create this hybrid model
  • Equipped with Dual-Coil Ceramic Noiseless™ Jazz Bass and Vintage Split Single-Coil Precision Bass pickups
  • Perfect for on stage and in the recording studio
  • Durable gloss polyester finish that looks great under the spotlight
  • Powerful, flexible tone with smooth playing feel,
  • Active/passive switch makes it easy to access both vintage-styled and modern voices
  • HiMass bridge improves every note’s sustain and resonance
  • C-shaped maple neck is comfortable for all playing styles
  • Maple fingerboard with 20 medium jumbo frets for smooth playability
  • Knurled flat-top control knobs
  • Classic oversized headstock with Standard Open-Gear tuners
  • Includes deluxe gig bag for transportation

Specifications

Body

  • Body Shape:Precision Bass®
  • Body Material: Alder
  • Body Finish:Gloss Polyester
  • Body Colour:Olympic White

Neck

  • Neck Material:Maple
  • Neck Shape:"C" Shape
  • Neck Finish: Satin Polyurethane
  • Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Asymmetrical
  • Scale Length: 34" (864 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Maple
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Fret Size:Medium Jumbo
  • Nut:Synthetic Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.5" (38.1 mm)
  • Position Inlays: Black Pearloid Dots

Harware & Electronics

  • Bridge Pickup:Dual-Coil Ceramic Noiseless™ Jazz Bass with Nickel-Plated Pole Pieces
  • Neck Pickup:Vintage Split Single-Coil Precision Bass
  • Controls: Master Volume, Three-Band Active EQ with Treble Boost/Cut, Bass Boost/Cut and Mid Boost/Cut
  • Pickup Switching: Pan Pot
  • Bridge:Fender HiMass™
  • Tuning Machines: Standard Open-Gear
  • Strings:Fender® USA, NPS, (Gauges .045 - .105)
  • Pickguard:Black
  • Bag:Includes deluxe gig bag