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Jazz basses with white/cream pickup covers

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by yellofury, Apr 26, 2010.


  1. Well once again Im contemplating changing the look of my Fender Jazz

    I was thinking of adding white pup covers and white MXR style knobs and possibly a black control plate

    I started off with a white pearl pickguard
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    and then changed up to gloss black:
    3278788639_468b62c296.
    and then to black pearl:
    4088220153_9d2b01bc4c.

    Does anyone here have pictures of their Jazz basses with white pickup covers and/or white knobs??
    I know Selowitch has a sweet blue one I think with this mod
     
  2. doh
     
  3. never liked white pup covers . . . just my 2¢
     
  4. Jazzcat

    Jazzcat

    Jan 20, 2009
    Titusville, FL
    Tort would look nice with that rosewood neck.

    Creme would look nice on your pbass w/ the maple neck.

    :bag:
     
  5. Jazzcat

    Jazzcat

    Jan 20, 2009
    Titusville, FL
    Just stumbled upon this in another thread...

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  6. uhhhhhh I appreciate the comments
    but I need pics of jazz with the white plastic pickup housing
    like Dimarzios

    I dont own the P bass anymore
    and I did at one time have tort on it
    but I couldnt stand it because to me it made my bass look kinda cheap
     
  7. 41014.
    like this
    and especially this:
    DSCN0375.

    just need some chin scratching ideas
    thats all
    for all I know it may look completely stupid
     
  8. Crabby

    Crabby

    Dec 22, 2004
    How about this: Its my 2004 lefty MIM jazz with Dimarzio Model J's. I had the pickguard made from a 40 year old piece of red torte and the BadassII bridge was also a big improvement. I had the frets removed and filled in with rosewood fretlines. She plays like a dream and the cream pickup coverswork really well in my opinion.

    gearpics08-02-15023.

    gearpics08-02-15026.
     
  9. doc540

    doc540

    Jul 28, 2003
    Beaumont, Texas
    in 1984
    8ace9bfc-1.

    in 2010
    78JazzBody-1.
     
  10. bh2

    bh2

    Jun 16, 2008
    Oxford, UK
    [​IMG]

    I wish I'd kept the original pups... oh well...
     
  11. JulienJeff

    JulienJeff

    Mar 1, 2009
    Belgium
    +1.
    I've never seen a bas with white pickup covers that I liked. A matter of taste, I guess...
     
  12. calebbarton

    calebbarton

    Aug 25, 2007
    Oregon
    I manufacture for several companies including but not limited to: Bridge City Sound, Catalinbread, more.
  13. I really like the look of cream or white pickups on Fenders. Or on any instrument for that matter. They give them a classier, dressier look. I've never liked black or graphite colored pickups. I prefer chrome, gold, or white/cream.
     
  14. the white/cream covers have such a cool vibe on jazz basses. I would love to find some 5 string covers for my 08 Jazz.....I know Reverend used them but haven't seen any other company besides Delano that makes them.

    cool stuff!
     
  15. enemybass

    enemybass

    Jan 3, 2008
    london
    Works for me
     

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  16. Bone

    Bone

    Oct 28, 2006
    There are a couple in this picture,
     
  17. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Melnibone
    Here's my '83:

    jazz3.
     
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