Is this Authentic Fender?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Las Olas, Mar 14, 2004.

  1. Las Olas

    Las Olas

    Apr 20, 2003
    Scarborough, UK

    Hey - took the controls off of a heavily modded 1970s Fender Jazz to see if they were original - but I cant be sure. Can anyone shed any light on this? I dont really know what it would say if it was original.

    Here are two (big) pics.

    Thanks for the help in advance!



  2. Caca de Kick

    Caca de Kick Supporting Member

    Nov 18, 2002
    Seattle / Tacoma
    No they're not original...they're quite a bit smaller than originals, almost look like what comes in an EMG kit. Also the brass shielding plate at the bottom of the control cavity is also missing.