What's up with this Fender "Longhorn" Jazz

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by stefandisgust, Jul 15, 2013.

  1. stefandisgust


    May 28, 2006
    Boston, Massachusetts
    Spector Basses-New Artist
  2. I believe its what we call the *boner* bass
  3. Schwing!
  4. two fingers

    two fingers Opinionated blowhard. But not mad about it. Inactive

    Feb 7, 2005
    Eastern NC USA
    Yep. It is a real Fender. They were only made a few years in the 90s. Fender made them that way because of "better balance and access to the first few frets". Some claim it really is balanced better and you really can reach the outer frets better. I have really long arms and huge hands so I never noticed a difference.

    But is is a legit Fender bass if that's what you're asking. It is known far and wide as "the boner bass".
  5. StevieGee


    Jul 12, 2013
    Arlington, VA
    Stefandisgust: I posted that on craigslist and the bass is still available. It is indeed a Boner Bass. Send me a pm if you want more info.