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Fender Japan vs Fender America

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Stompboxx, Aug 21, 2005.

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  1. I've noticed some talk about the quality between MIJ and MIA. Some are favoring the quality coming out of Japan lately.
    Just wanted to know your thoughts on the subject.
  2. zombywoof5050


    Dec 20, 2001
    I have a Japanese Precision and an American Jazz.
    They are both excellent instruments.
    I'd say that the quality of my Japanese Precision is as high as any Fender I've ever played, though it costs about half what I would have paid for the equivalent American model.
    I think that you will find gems and lemons from every region and time period.
  3. pyrohr


    Aug 28, 2001
    Pakistani compound
    NOT AGAIN! :bag:
  4. zombywoof5050


    Dec 20, 2001
    True, this comes up quite often. A search will yield lots of opinions. ;)
  5. Ryan L.

    Ryan L. Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2000
    West Fargo, ND
    Yes, please use the search function on this topic, it has been covered many, many times. There is a wealth of information on it in the archives.

    I am closing this one. Any problems, pm me.

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