The first Jazz Bass was created in 1960 and its balanced design, offset waist body and smooth playability with a narrow neck give this instrument a distinctive look and excellent playability.
You see this bass use in all genders of music, see it on stage and hear it on countless recordings. This is an excellent 5-string Jazz bass and you will be pleased with the tone and fit and feel.
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The following tabs detail what you will receive with our Solid Body Electric Bass Guitar Plan #5:
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Scale: 34" (863.6mm) Body Maximum Length = 20.56" (522.4mm) Body Maximum Width = 113.71 (348.3mm) Body Thickness = (44.5mm) 1.75" Number of Frets = 20 Number of Strings = 5 Nut Width = (47.6mm) 1.875" Fretboard Width at 20th Fret = 2.85" (72.3mm) Fretboard Maximum Thickness = 3/16" (4.75mm) Fretboard Radius = 9.5" (241.3mm) Neck Reinforcement = 24" Dual Action Adjustable Truss Rod with Spoke Nut. Adjustable at Body Neck Attachment: (4) Neck Bolts w/ Neck Attachment Plate. Alternate Attachment w/ (4) Neck Bolts and Furrels Peghead Type: Standard Flat GLSS Designed Peghead Tuning Machines - Tuning Machinges: Grover Titan® Electric Bass Machines (145 Series) (5) Left Furrel Dia. = .657" (16.7mm) 20:1Gear Ratio Bridge: Schaller 3D-5 5-String Roller Bass Bridge w/ Variable String Spreads From 2.56" to 2.75" (65mm to 70mm)
Number of Pickups: 2 Pickups: Based on Seymour Duncan Matched Set. 5-String SJ5 67-70 for Jazz Bass. Neck & Bridge Pickups
Tone Controls: (1) Pot for Both Pickups Volume Controls: (1) Pot for Each Pickup Jack: Standard Top Mounted 1/4" Mono Phone Plug w/ Jack Plate Bass Electric Guitar Plan #5 Content:
Bass Electric Guitar Plan #5 Content:
Guitar Plan Showing Top of Entire Guitar, Inc. Fretboard & Headpiece Bass Guitar Back View Bass Guitar Left Side View Lateral Section Through Body Longitudinal Section Through Body, Neck & Peghead Neck Sections @ 1st, 6th and 12th Frets Alternate Neck Attachment Detail w/ Furrels & Neck Bolts Body Cavity Layout Showing all Routed Cavities for Pickups, Wiring, Controls Etc. Detailed Wiring Diagram Fret Spacing Table
The Included Template Sheet provides you with the following template layouts:
Body + Cavity Routing Template for Body Shape, Pickup and Control Cavities, Wiring Channels Neck Profile & Plan Incl. Headpiece & Tuner Layouts Pickguard Routing Template Fretboard Routing Template, Incl. Fret Positions and Fretboard Radius Guides