Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Fxpmusic, Jan 28, 2015.

  1. Fxpmusic


    Jul 5, 2013
    New to me anyways... Been wanting to get a fretted working bass to start leaving my Warwick in the studio. Couldn't let this deal pass!

  2. Wow...looks nice, but do you know the parts run-down?
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  3. jd56hawk

    jd56hawk Supporting Member

    Sep 12, 2011
    The Garden State
    Sometimes used is better than new.
    That looks great!
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  4. Fxpmusic


    Jul 5, 2013

    2011 MIM FSR P Bass deluxe special (or something like that lol). High mass bridge I believe. Noiseless bridge pick up. Everything stock... I may eventually switch to Aguilar pickups but going to leave it as is for now. I mostly play passive but really digging the sound I can get out of this.
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  5. Burwabit

    Burwabit Likes guitars that tune good and firm feelin women Supporting Member

    Apr 4, 2011
    Lubbock, TX
    I played one of these at GC one time and was really impressed with sound. Plus looks cool. Congrats.
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  6. strictlybass_ic

    strictlybass_ic Mediocrity is a journey

    Jan 9, 2014
    Northern Indiana
    She's a beauty. I am curious what the fretboard is like though. Could just be the picture but it looks like the finish is fading/thinning in random areas. Is that right?
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  7. Fxpmusic


    Jul 5, 2013

    mint.... Hotel room lights are reflecting on the fretboard... Yup, I brought her to a hotel last night... My wife is home!
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  8. strictlybass_ic

    strictlybass_ic Mediocrity is a journey

    Jan 9, 2014
    Northern Indiana
    Glad to hear it's just lights. Loving that seafoam green teamed with the white/black edged pick guard.
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  9. Fxpmusic


    Jul 5, 2013
    There are parts of the guard that look slightly yellowish. I also cleaned the bridge... I'm thinking the previous owner was a smoker.
  10. tangentmusic

    tangentmusic A figment of our exaggeration

    Aug 17, 2007
    That is one sweet P/J

    Love the color.

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  11. Snowglo

    Snowglo Pro Aris et Focis Supporting Member

    Nov 15, 2013
    U.S. Military endorsement since 1984
    I've wanted one of these since they came out!
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  12. Runnerman

    Runnerman Registered Bass Player

    Mar 14, 2011
    Very nice. Congrats!
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  13. Nice. It looks like the neck is bound in black...is that really a stock neck? I've never seen anything like that from Fender.
  14. JACink


    Mar 9, 2011
    Congratulations, I really like the colour!
  15. Gorgeous, I really like the color as well!
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  16. Fxpmusic


    Jul 5, 2013
    It is. It was an FSR. I think I read it is the same neck as a Gedy Lee Jazz when it switched to MIM which are also bound in black.
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  17. I'm not a Fender guy, but it sure looks nice - congrats.
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  18. Basshappi


    Feb 12, 2007
    That looks great, congrats!
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  19. Fxpmusic


    Jul 5, 2013
    image.jpg And the ladies meet
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