Fender MIJ Traditional Original '50s Precision Bass


Fender MIJ Traditional Original '50s Precision Bass

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Weight: 8.37 lbs 

This Mint condition Traditional Original '50s Precision Bass is a real "time capsule" instrument that provides the playability and sound of Fender's earliest electric bass. From its vintage-style electronic and hardware, to its thick "U"-shaped neck and stylish 1-ply pickguard — this retro 4-string is a nostalgic masterpiece that will give old-school bass aficionados plenty of satisfying vibe.

Key Features

Basswood Body — Lightweight timber with balanced tonal properties. A rock-solid foundation for the punchy single-coil pickup.

Bolt-On Construction — Produces the "snappy" note response synonymous with all Fender instruments.

"U"-Shaped Neck — Classic '50s profile provides comfortable playability with its girthy, traditional shape.

Vintage Frets — Smaller fret-wire gives your fingers reassuring contact with the fingerboard and allows you to play with plenty of control.

Fender Vintage-Style Pickup — Centrally-mounted single-coil pickup delivers the clear mid-heavy tone that the '50s P-Bass is renowned for!

2-Saddle Bridge — True retro design, with barrel saddles maximising resonance and string response.

Bone Nut — Low-friction material minimises unwanted tuning slips and enhances sustain.

Vintage-Style Tuners — High-quality, old-school tuning machines allow for precise string pitching.



Body: Basswood

Body Finish: Gloss Polyester

Body Shape: Precision Bass


Neck Material: Maple

Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane

Neck Shape: "U" Shape

Scale Length: 34" (86.36 cm)

Fingerboard: Maple

Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)

Number of Frets: 20

Fret Size: Vintage

Nut Material: Bone

Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)

Position Inlays: Black Dot


Middle Pickup: Vintage-Style Single-Coil Precision Bass

Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone


Bridge: 2-Saddle Vintage-Style Precision Bass

Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome

Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style

Pickguard: 1-Ply Black

Control Knobs: Knurled Dome