Modern Player Jazz Bass® Satin


Model #: 0242600503

Modern Player Jazz Bass® Satin, Rosewood Fingerboard, 2-Color Sunburst

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Der Modern Player Jazz Bass ist zurück – im neuen Look und mit einer noch größeren Klangvielfalt, die von zwei leistungsstarken Humbuckern erzeugt wird. Das matte Finish verleiht ihm einen leichten Hauch von Eleganz, und ein bequemer neuer 4-Wege-Drehschalter liefert ein kraftvolles Quartet von Pickup-Kombinationen: Mittel- und Steg-Pickups, Mittel-Pickup und Steg-Pickup (äußere Spule), Steg-Pickup und Mittel-Pickup (äußere Spule), äußere Spule beider Pickups.

Zu den Highlights des Basses gehören ein Erlenkorpus, ein C-förmiger Ahornhals, ein Griffbrett aus Ahorn (Modell Black) oder Palisander (Modelle Olympic White und Two-Color Sunburst) mit 9,5’’-Radius und 20 Jumbo Frets sowie einem leicht zugänglichen Halsstab-Einstellrad, Modern Player Jazz Bass Humbucker im neuen Design, ein einlagiges schwarzes Pickguard und schwarze Kunststoffregler im Vintage-Style (zwei Volume und Master Tone Regler) sowie eine 4 Saddle Fender Hi-Mass Bridge. Erhältlich in Satin Black, Satin Olympic White und Satin Two-color Sunburst.

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Made to combat eb13 and Won!!

(5.0)
Marksy13 on February 23, 2014 (updated February 25, 2014)
Amateur Funk Alternative Rock Classic Rock Pop Rock Punk

This bass is one of the most versatile basses on the market for this kind of money. The rotary switch makes it 4 different types of bass and completely alters the tone. You get two hum-buckers, a pj bass, a hum-bucker bridge and single neck sound, then a classic jazz sound. And if you roll off the volume on the bridge pickup you can get a p bass tone. I use and external pre-amp and can even get it to sound roughly like a music man. I can see this bass was made to combat the gibbo eb13 and even though it costs half the price it still wins the tonal battle. The pickup pole positioning doesn't make any difference and of course it come set up better than any bass I've ever owned, even my Mexican p bass.

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Disappointing

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Old Fart2 on January 6, 2014
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I sent it back. The pickups, while very musical, were seriously lacking in note fundamentals. The 4th setting on the control switch is also pretty useless. If you look at the design of the pole pieces, the non-satin Modern Player J bass would be a much better choice.

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This bass is simply Amazing!

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nicebassbro on July 25, 2013 (updated July 26, 2013)
Professional Alternative Rock Pop Rock Punk

The thing i love most about this bass is the ability to get pretty much any tone out of it you desire. It has a very nice raw jazz bass sound. However since it has the humbucking neck pickup you can make this sound like an authentic P bass! It is very adjustable in tone. it actually tends to run pretty hot on the pick ups for plenty of tone and volume adjustment. I also iove the craftsmanship of this bass. the frets are sound down nicely so you dont have to worry about the frets digging into your hand. over all i can say i play this more than my american standard jazz bass. Also, if you are looking at Mexican made basses, stop looking just get this one. you will thank me later!!!

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Model Name: Modern Player Jazz Bass® Satin, Rosewood Fingerboard, 2-Color Sunburst
Model Number: 0242600503
Series: Modern Player
Color: 2-Color Sunburst

Body

Body
Body Material: Alder
Body Finish: Satin Polyester
Body Shape: Jazz Bass®

Neck

Neck
Neck Material: Ahorn
Neck Finish: Gloss Polyester
Neck Shape: C-Form
Scale Length: 34" (864 mm)
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 20
Fret Size: Jumbo
String Nut: Sattel aus synthetischem Knochen
Nut Width: 1.5" (38.1 mm)
Position Inlays: schwarze oder weiße Punkteinlagen
Truss Rods: Vintage-Style Heel Adjust
Truss Rod Nut: Heel-Mounted Spoke Wheel Adjustment
Neck Plate: 4-Bolt

Electronics

Electronics
Bridge Pickup: Modern Player Humbucking Jazz Bass
Middle Pickup: Modern Player Humbucking Jazz Bass
Controls: Volume 1. (Mittel-Pickup), Volume 2. (Steg-Pickup), Master Tone
Pickup Switching: 4-Position Rotary: 1. Midde/Bridge Pickups, 2. Middle Pickup/Outer Coil Bridge Pickup, 3. Bridge Pickup/Outer Coil Middle Pickup, 4. Outer Coil of Middle/Outer Coil of Bridge Pickup
Pickup Configuration: HH

Hardware

Hardware
Bridge: 4-Saddle Fender Hi-Mass
Hardware Finish: Chrom
Tuning Machines: offene standard Stimmmechaniken
Pickguard: 1-Ply Black
Control Knobs: Vintage Style Black Plastic Jazz Bass®

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous
Strings: NPS, Stärken: .045, .065, .085, .100
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