Originally Posted by JellinWellen
The current USA necks are the best necks fender has ever made IMO. Those graphite support rods are great at keeping it from moving all around during weather changes.
Over my 35 plus years of bass playing, I have owned Jazz basses from the 70s, 80s, 90s, and 00s. The necks made since 97 with the graphite rods are the best I've played, they just seem stiffer with more sustain and a more even response across the fretboard.