1962 Fender Precision Bass
This bass is no longer for sale (sold on 2007-08-12)
Price : US $2,859.
I stated below that pickups look original but since listing the auction I have had e-mails asking for pictures of the pickups and finally got the screws out AND FOUND THE PICKUPS NOT TO BE ORIGINAL.
1962 Fender Precision Bass, the Bass was originally Sunburst as you can see under the pickguard the original owner sanded the finish off of the body thinking that some day he would refinish it but never got any further that what you see therefore the unfinished wood became dirty over the years from him still playing it, there are a few extra holes in the back of the body, 2 have been filled and 3 that have not been filled, one on the edge of the body that hasn't been filled. Bass has various nicks and scracthes, bass has been well used as you can see from picture of the neck, the original tuners are tarnished but will possibly clean up with some chrome polish. The whole bass is dirty and would need a good cleaning, there is some fret wear but nothing major, frets are tarnished and need to be cleaned, the rosewood slab neck looks original the only marking I can see on it is the letter C in pencil, the original headstock is in perfect condition, headstock has the usual cigarettes burn at the tuning peg. The pickups look original but screws are rusty, the original bridge has some chrome peeling and a bit of rust that will probably clean up with some polish, the 2 pots are original, 1 pot has the code 304-6120 and the other pot has 304-6143, this indicates the pots are original and made in 1961, the seria
This bass is sold (sold on 2007-08-12)
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