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Got my aerodyne today !!!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Elliot Smith, Aug 8, 2005.

  1. Elliot Smith

    Elliot Smith

    Apr 29, 2005
    Hey guys I just got my Fender Aerodyne Jazz bass today !!! It is beautiful, both the finish and the pickguard are shiny !!!
    However, the bridge pickup hums quite badly. But overall, it ROCKS !!
  2. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    I take it you got the black one, or did you import another color?

    Glad you like it, I could never get into the radiused top myself, but morepower to you. Just remember, if it's stolen, it wasn't me. :)

    Other than that, I think the bridge pickup is a singlecoil, so you may want to look at swapping that for a humcancelling pickup in the same position.
  3. syciprider

    syciprider Banned

    May 27, 2005
    Inland Empire
    Nice! I like the way that bass looks. A good twist on an old standby.

    Does your pick up hum all the time or only when soloed?
  4. Elliot Smith

    Elliot Smith

    Apr 29, 2005
    Erm.... when i soloed it. The jazz pickup sound good... the growl.... And the neck is also very thin
  5. Elliot Smith

    Elliot Smith

    Apr 29, 2005
    I hope to replace the bridge pickup with DiMarzio Ultra jazz and the neck pickup with Seymour Duncan quarter pounder