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Fender P with jazz neck, passive, tone control

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by SpruceApple, Jun 2, 2011.

  1. SpruceApple

    SpruceApple Supporting Member

    Feb 19, 2003
    Minneapolis, MN
    Looking for a P with a J neck but can't seem to find. Don't really care whether its a P body or J, prefer USA but not custom shop. Did they make any like this?
  2. RED J

    RED J Lol

    Jan 23, 2000
    California P.Bass special, not common though........
  3. Cohacq


    May 14, 2010
    So you're essentially looking for a J with a P-pickup? That should be pretty easy to mod yourself.
  4. bluesdogblues


    Nov 13, 2007
    Isn't that mean that you're looking for a Jazz Bass?
  5. SpruceApple

    SpruceApple Supporting Member

    Feb 19, 2003
    Minneapolis, MN
    Do you have to rout the body to make room got the p pickup?
  6. SpruceApple

    SpruceApple Supporting Member

    Feb 19, 2003
    Minneapolis, MN
    No, I want a p pickup
  7. SpruceApple

    SpruceApple Supporting Member

    Feb 19, 2003
    Minneapolis, MN
    Thanks, I'll keep my eye out for one of these
  8. g and l sb-2 has a J neck I think? it's fender-ish :D
  9. Cohacq


    May 14, 2010
    Probably, but it shouldnt really be that hard. Take a look in the Luthiers Corner forum on how to do it.
  10. BEKyle


    Dec 22, 2010
    Austin, TX
    Sales/Marketing/Winner, Bass Emporium
    It's not a Fender, but another great bass is the Lakland 44-64 Custom. It's a passive precision bass with a jazz neck featuring blocks and binding. Awesome bass.
  11. bassdog


    May 23, 2005
    Atlanta, Ga
    What about just getting a P body and guts off ebay and getting a nice Allparts J neck? Or maybe getting MIM P and an Allparts J neck. Sell the orig neck on ebay.
  12. Fender Japan makes a 75 reissue Jazz bass with a PJ setup. Jazz body, Jazz neck.
  13. Lakland Duck Dunn
  14. Or even getting a bona fide Fender neck off eBay.... I see em all the time
  15. Aerodyne?
  16. bluesdogblues


    Nov 13, 2007
    If only you don't limit it to be only has to be a MIA (and strict Jazz neck), there's a really good MIJ All Black Fender Precision (matching headstock) in classified sale by Joe Milstein. The nut width is 1.625", smaller than most P (1.75"), the same as my P, and it's a very comfy neck IMO..(Jazz' is 1.5")..
    Really awesome look of bass.

    Actually MIJ Fender are good basses, if not better than most MIA.

    But that's me..
    Good luck with your search man..
  17. okcrum

    okcrum in your chest

    Oct 5, 2009
    Verde Valley, AZ
    RIP Dark Horse strings
    1980s MIJ Jazz Special, also sold currently as the Duff McKagan sig model P.
  18. husky123

    husky123 Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jul 6, 2006
    Leesburg, VA
    Product Development Specialist for Bergantino Audio Systems
    yep this.

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  19. AFAIK, none of the Fender Ps with J necks have a solo P pickup. They are all P/Js- the Aerodyne, Duff McKagan sig/Jazz Special, Deluxe P bass Special, etc..

    If you're looking for a lone P pickup with a J neck, your choice is limited to DIY.
  20. Forgot the Mark Hoppus sig

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