Fender American Deluxe Precision Bass Guitar Review :: Fender Bass Guitars Reviews

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The American Deluxe Precision Bass Guitar offers tons of tonal variations. The three-band active EQ, combined with a vintage Precision Bass pickup and special-design humbucking pickup, make this a bass that can cut any gig. It also has new, deluxe lightweight tuners with a lower gear ratio for precise tuning and smooth feel. Available with a maple or rosewood fingerboard.

Unique Features of Fender American Deluxe Precision Bass Guitar:

– Posiflex Graphite Neck Support Rods
– 5-Bolt Neck Plate
– Contoured Heel for Easier Access to Upper Frets
– Abalone Dot Position Inlays
– Rolled Fingerboard Edges
– Highly Detailed Nut and Fret Work
– 3-Band Active EQ with:

  • Treble Boost/Cut: +/- 10 db @ 8kHz, a shift in the cut frequency, and about a 2dB slope per octave.
  • Mid Boost/Cut: +10dB, -15dB @ 500Hz, and a wide band slope.
  • Bass Boost/Cut: +/- 12 db @ 40 Hz, with a 4dB slope per octave.
  • 18 Volt Power Supply
Features + Technical Specs
Model Name American Deluxe Precision Bass
Model Number 019-4060-(Color #) and 019-4062-(Color #)
Series American Deluxe Series
Colors (700) 3-Color Sunburst,
(720) Amber,
(764) Montego Black,
(791) Chrome Silver,
(Polyurethane Finish)
Body Select Alder
Neck Maple, Modern “C†Shape,(Satin Polyurethane Finish)
Fingerboard Rosewood p/n (019-4060) or Maple p/n (019-4062), 9.5†Radius (241mm)
No. of Frets 22 Medium Jumbo Frets
Pickups 1 Design Precision Bass Split Single-Coil Pickup (Mid),
1 Humbucking Pickup (Bridge)
Controls Master Volume, Pan Pot, 3-Band Active EQ
Pickup Switching Pan Pot
Bridge Deluxe Chrome Plated Steel Bridge Plate (Strings-Thru-Body or Top Load), with Nickel Plated Brass Saddles
Machine Heads Hipshot Ultralite Tuning
Machines Hardware Chrome
Pickguard 3-Ply Mint Green on (700),
4-Ply Brown Shell on (720),
1-Ply Beveled Gold Vinyl on (764),
4-Ply Black Shell on (791)
Scale Length 34″ (864mm)
Width at Nut 1.625″ (41.3mm)
Strings Super Bass 8250M NPS, p/n 073-8250-006,
Gauges: .045, .065, .085, .110TW (Taperwound E)
Accessories Standard Molded Case,
Cable, Strap, Straplocks,
Meguiar’s Mist and Wipe Kit
Case Standard Molded Case
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