- Alder body or Ash body on Natural Urethane body and neck finish Maple, "U"-shape neck Bound round-laminated rosewood fingerboard available on all colors; Bound 1-piece maple fingerboard available on Olympic White and Natural 20, Vintage-style frets Bone string nut Vintage-style heel adjust truss rod American Vintage '74 Jazz bass single-coil bridge and neck pickups American Vintage '70s Fender-stamped open-gear tuning machines Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2
Fender's American Vintage '74 Jazz Bass solidbody electric bass is as close to the real deal as you can get. With its beefier U-shaped maple neck and laminated-rosewood fingerboard, the '74 J Bass was an important bass in Fender's history. Based on actual '74s that Fender rounded up, the American Vintage '74 Jazz Bass is the spittin' image of the original, nailing the looks, playability and low end of its predecessor with uncanny detail. If you want vintage feel and vibe without the price, GearNuts has your bass - the Fender American Vintage '74 Jazz Bass.