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  1. Elusive1 liked B-Mac's post in the thread Help with this supposed fender bass "crafted in japan".

    ^ ^ ^ This. @Pedro Cofre It appears your 'Luthier' is just a novice hack. Find a real Luthier with real experience and a knowledge...

    Sep 25, 2022 at 11:32 AM
  2. Elusive1 liked Roland GR 88's post in the thread Help with this supposed fender bass "crafted in japan".

    The switch to crafted in Japan from made in Japan happened when Fender chose a new manufacturer for its Japanese models. The quality...

    Sep 25, 2022 at 11:31 AM
  3. Elusive1 liked stefanb's post in the thread Help with this supposed fender bass "crafted in japan".

    As a previous owner of multiple PB70 models, that is one of them. No reason to believe its not genuine.

    Sep 25, 2022 at 11:31 AM
  4. Elusive1 liked kodiakblair's post in the thread Help with this supposed fender bass "crafted in japan".

    You're welcome. You're 'luthier' should also know the numbers stamped on the neck and in the pickup cavity are assembly dates not...

    Sep 25, 2022 at 11:30 AM
  5. Elusive1 liked kodiakblair's post in the thread Help with this supposed fender bass "crafted in japan".

    Japan , like everywhere else in the world, use the metric system for screws/nuts etc. The USA is the only country that uses SAE/Imperial...

    Sep 25, 2022 at 11:30 AM
  6. Elusive1 liked kodiakblair's post in the thread Help with this supposed fender bass "crafted in japan".

    SAE/Imperial nut to a metric TR ? I would ask why this 'luthier' was unaware this would not work and have my doubts regarding the truth...

    Sep 25, 2022 at 11:30 AM