NBD Fender American Vintage RI 63 Precision Sonic Blue. Love!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by armybass, Nov 17, 2015.

  1. armybass

    armybass Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 19, 2001
    With my stable overflowing with jazz basses I decided that what was needed was a very good Precision bass. I have always loved the vintage reissue Fender basses and have really wanted to try out the new 1963 versions. And since they now come in the coolest color of all sonic blue there was no question what my choice would be. I just got it tonight when I got home cracked it out of the case and this thing just oozes quality class and perfection. The neck is chunkier then any of the other reissue bass neck that I have play when it comes to P basses. It is thick front to back but still rather comfy. It sounds good with round wound strings on it but I can't wait to get some flats on it.

    Last edited: Nov 18, 2015
  2. drooldrooldrooldrool
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  3. Love my '63. Enjoy in good health-
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  4. jd56hawk


    Sep 12, 2011
    The Garden State
    Hard not to like that...mint green pickguard looks great with that color.
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  5. NICE!!!

    Love the combination.
    Wonder what year Nick Lowes blue bass is? Looks pre-CBS

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  6. bassandkeys42


    Feb 14, 2015
    Simply beautiful!
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  7. Well done...nice addition:)
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  8. Killer Canary

    Killer Canary Guest

    Aug 27, 2015
    I'm always amazed to see how many beautiful old instruments are still out there.
    Like Honda 750s.:thumbsup:
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  9. armybass

    armybass Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 19, 2001
    I'm sorry!!!! This is a brand new American Vintage Reissue.
  10. Crusher47

    Crusher47 Tattoo'ed Freak

    Apr 12, 2014
    Fort Worth, TX
    Right on!
  11. I have absolutely no need for yet another P-Bass, but I've been gassing pretty hard for one of these Sonic Blue beauties! Congrats.
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  12. Marcury

    Marcury High and Low

    Aug 19, 2007
    Mid Hudson Valley, NY
  13. reddog


    Mar 5, 2013
    Philly burbs
    Sonic BLUE?

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