Squier jazz bass club

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by 2010Flap, Jan 3, 2014.


  1. 2010Flap

    2010Flap

    Jan 3, 2014
    Hi everyone I just recently signed up for talk bass and wanted to make a squier jazz bass club so I did and here it is.

    Post responsibly.
     
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  2. Bent77

    Bent77

    Mar 6, 2013
    Colorado
    Most of us are in with the Fender jazz club, as they are nice enough to have us Squier owners!
     
  3. 2010Flap

    2010Flap

    Jan 3, 2014
    yes some people do have Fenders but if I got one it would have to be American made.
     
  4. Clark Westfield

    Clark Westfield Floyd Pepper is my mentor!

    Jan 30, 2012
    Central Jersey
    Count me in.

    I have 2

    VM Jazz
    VM jazz 70's
     

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  5. 2010Flap

    2010Flap

    Jan 3, 2014
    Nice Squier VM Jazz basses.
     
  6. Bent77

    Bent77

    Mar 6, 2013
    Colorado
    Here's my only Squier. Started of life as a natural VM
     

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  7. Bent77

    Bent77

    Mar 6, 2013
    Colorado
    One more for fun
     

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  8. 2010Flap

    2010Flap

    Jan 3, 2014
    Wow
     
  9. Bent77

    Bent77

    Mar 6, 2013
    Colorado
    Thanks. It was a nice bass, I just rewarded it with a refinish :cool:
     
  10. 2010Flap

    2010Flap

    Jan 3, 2014
    I have a squier affinity jazz bass
     
  11. musicmaan

    musicmaan

    May 24, 2013
    My first bass is this Squire series... 1991 ish, I think... bought it in '92. At some point I had painted it blue and silver, don't remember why. I recently tried to strip off all the paint, but only the rattle can paint came off and the original cream didn't budge.. except around the edges. Anyways, I gave it a quick sanding, and liked the aged way it looked, so I put a clear coat on it and left it that way. The controls haven't worked in the last 15 years or so, so I bought this loaded plate of ebay for 10 bucks. Figured if it didn't work either, I was only out the 10. Soldered it in, and blammo.. I have a working Jazz bass. Jazzed it up a little with the ash tray (pardon the pun).
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  12. 2010Flap

    2010Flap

    Jan 3, 2014
    Nice bass you have there

    I really like 90s 70s and 60 basses
     
  13. Hevy T

    Hevy T Supporting Member

    Jan 11, 2011
    Lethbridge, AB Canada
    Does anyone have the new VM 70's basses in either red or white. The only pics I have seen are stock shots!
     
  14. Hevy T

    Hevy T Supporting Member

    Jan 11, 2011
    Lethbridge, AB Canada
    bump
     
  15. Batmensch

    Batmensch

    Jul 4, 2010
    Media, PA.
    Here's mine:

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  16. I just picked one up from my local L&M with some Christmas money. My first foray into passive single coils, and I am digging the tone options on this bass. Terrific instrument for a musician on a budget. There's a few imperfections, but overall I am very satisfied with this Squier Jazz.

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    Slight overspray of black material around the bridge pup
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    Strings sit a little off center towards the bass side of the neck
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    Bit of a sloppy cut on the nut for the E string slot
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  17. Jookbox

    Jookbox Registered Drummer

    Mar 16, 2006
    California
    Squiers are nice, especially the Classic Vibe.
     
  18. Hevy T

    Hevy T Supporting Member

    Jan 11, 2011
    Lethbridge, AB Canada
    How much does L and M list them for and how long did it take for you to get it? I am amazed that these and many others are not listed on the web site but are available. Like I want one of these and I am also gasing for a Cabronita P Bass.
     
  19. It was $300 at L&M, and they just had it on hand. I pestered their sales guy and he dug it out of the back. If you don't see it on the shelves, ask a sales rep to look at their inventory, they're usually pretty helpful.
     
  20. Hevy T

    Hevy T Supporting Member

    Jan 11, 2011
    Lethbridge, AB Canada
    I wonder why that one along with the P 5, Cabronita, and the Fretless P are not showing up on their website, but are in stores!!

    Some of the guys in my local Lethbridge store are good, but a lot of them could not be bothered looking up bass gear. Heck I wanted a Modern Player Jazz Satin ordered, he said he did, never did arrive, and that was around 3 months a go, last week I asked one of the guys to check on the status of the order and it was never even made :rollno::scowl:
     
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