WOW!!! new fender bass with new badass 3 bridge!!

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Human Bass, Oct 25, 2005.

  1. Human Bass

    Human Bass

    Aug 26, 2005
    I went to Fender site to look the artist basses and i just found this beauty!! what a beatiful bridge and killer pickup combination!!

    Here is the specifications :

    Model Name Frank Bello Signature Bass®
    Model Number 013-0095-(306)
    Series Artist Series
    Colors (306) Black,
    (Polyester Finish)
    Body Alder Jazz Bass® Body
    Neck Maple Precision Bass® Neck, Modern “C” Shape,
    (Satin Polyurethane Finish)
    Fingerboard Rosewood (9.5" Radius)
    No. of Frets 20 Medium Jumbo Frets
    Pickups 1 Seymour Duncan® Basslines SPB-3 Quarter Pound Split-Coil Precision Bass Pickup,
    1 Samarium Cobalt Noiseless™ Jazz Bass® Pickup
    Controls 1 Volume Control P Bass® Pickup,
    1 Volume Control J Bass® Pickup
    Pickup Switching None
    Bridge Leo Quan Badass® III (Top Load or Strings-Thru-Body Configuration)
    Machine Heads Fender®/Schaller® Deluxe Lite-Bass Straight Shaft Tuning Machines
    Hardware Chrome
    Pickguard None
    Scale Length 34.0"
    Width at Nut 1.625” (41.2 mm)
    Unique Features 1.625" Nut Width,
    Leo Quan Badass® III Bridge,
    P Bass / J Bass Pickup Configuration,
    Volume Controls Only, No Tone Controls,
    Rear Routed Control Cavity,
    Slab Cut Alder Body with Forearm Contour,
    White Bound Body with Binding Tapered off at Contour
    Matching Black Painted Headstock,
    “Fender Bass” Headstock Decal,
    Frank Bello Caricature on Back of Headstock,
    Frank Bello Signature Neck Plate
    Strings Super Bass 8250M NPS, p/n 073-8250-006,
    Gauges: .045, .065, .085, .110TW (Taperwound E)
    Accessories Deluxe Gig Bag
    Case Deluxe Gig Bag
    Introduced 10/2005

    and the a pic of the beauty

  2. vene-nemesis

    vene-nemesis Banned

    Jul 17, 2003
    Bilbao España
    it has been already disscused serch for frank bello's signature
  3. Human Bass

    Human Bass

    Aug 26, 2005
    oh, im so embarassed... :(
  4. Blackbird

    Blackbird Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2000
    And after all that work too!

    That's why people keep saying "use the search function". It can save you a lot of time.
  5. Philbiker

    Philbiker Pat's the best!

    Dec 28, 2000
    Northern Virginia, USA
    I didn't mention on the other thread.... Ilove how the headstock just says FENDER BASS.
  6. Hey! Your pic's a WHOLE lot better! Thanks! ;)
  7. Human Bass

    Human Bass

    Aug 26, 2005
    oh, thanks, it is the pic from the Fender site
  8. dave120


    Jun 27, 2005
    Central Florida
    I love it...P/J jazz bass with no pickguard...if only it was gonna be a decent price I would buy it. Although if I had the money for that bass I'd just assume get an Aerodyne, or a Jazz Special...someday I'll have them all :)
  9. tangobass


    Jan 15, 2005
    Check the bridge on the Roscoe Beck5 model,is the best bridge fender used on any bass.