NBD, Fender Ultra Jazz.

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by scottm, Nov 19, 2019.

  1. chris_b


    Jun 2, 2007
    Hi, what does your bass weigh?
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  2. BassComa


    Dec 7, 2019
    I bought the Elite P-bass about two months ago so i don´t really need another bass, but if/when Fender release an Ultra P-bass in the Texas Tea color with a maple board neck i will buy one directly. Texas Tea looks gorgeous.

    I wish Fender could release Ultra P and Ultra J basses with the same color options instead of todays mix.
  3. MrLenny1


    Jan 17, 2009
    New England
    Ultra ? I like Michelob Ultra, maybe I'll
    like the Ultra bass. lol
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  4. BassComa


    Dec 7, 2019
    I bought a Jazz Bass, Ultra with Texas Tea color as well. It plays well and it sounds well. Not as sterile as my Elite P-bass. The only downside i have found is that the neck seems to need to be shimmed to please my low string height urges. Will do adjustements later today and see how it goes. Will probably replace the microphones with Dimarzio Model J´s.

    Gotta love the look of this bass. :thumbsup:


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  5. Robert B

    Robert B Somewhere under the rainbow Supporting Member

    Jan 21, 2000
    Rittman, OH, USA
    You really have to see this finish in person to appreciate it. The photos just don't do it justice. It's stunning!
  6. Jinobass1


    Oct 30, 2013
    Less than 4KG!
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  7. Phil Adkins

    Phil Adkins

    Jan 4, 2020
    Compared to the Fender am pro with string thought bridge, does it have the same sustain?
  8. yogibarrister


    Dec 29, 2017
    I adore my Ultra.. Also got the Texas Tea. Lots of controls compared to some of my other basses, but so far, I have got everything one of my favorite sounds out of this guitar.
  9. Bassndrums73


    Mar 13, 2018
    EBF5A030-F137-4DB8-8BFA-2A300DFEE44D.jpeg A353AB1D-A5BB-47C4-900C-66B1419BEE5E.jpeg I have owned both the Elite and have had my Ultra for about a year. I liked the Elite. It was a fine bass. The Ultra has a thicker sound and came with the things I was looking for. Mainly the sound did it for me though. I’m also an ash body person. These will stay with me for life and I have bought and sold a lot of basses so that testifies how much I like them. Some pics for visual effect.
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  10. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    Nice bass. Congrats.
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  11. TrevorG

    TrevorG Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 30, 2012
    Had my Ultra P for a year and a half now and feel the same way as you. Actually toying with a five string Ultra or a maple finger board like yours - which looks fabulous by the way!!!
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  12. yogibarrister


    Dec 29, 2017
    Take of two Jazzes.

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