Description
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Summary

Finish Details: Original

Body Material: Ash Body

Body Details: Three piece solid ash body.

Neck Material: Maple Neck

Fingerboard Material: Maple Fingerboard

Neck Profile: C shape

Neck Thickness (IN): 1st .84" 12th .99"

Fingerboard Radius: 7.25"

Nut Width: 1-7/16"

Scale Length: 34"

Neck Details: One piece maple bolt-on neck with skunk stripe and bound maple fingerboard. -1971 neck heel stamp.

Electronics: Two pickups, volume controls for each pickup, master tone. -The pickups are not original, they look like DiMarzios but they are not labeled so we cannot determine the exact make or model. The original (non-functional) pickups are included in the case. -Volume pot is not original. -Tone pot codes date to 1973.

Pickup Measurements: Neck 6.7k Bridge 7.4k

Hardware: -A Badass II bridge has been installed, the original bridge is included in the case. -Non-original Fender tuners have been installed, the original tuners are included in the case but they are missing some hardware. -The control plate has two additional hole drilled in it, another wiring harness was installed at one point. -Knobs, brass nut, and strap buttons are not original. -The bridge cover is missing. -An additional string retainer has been installed on the headstock.

Weight: 11 lbs 11 oz

Modifications/Repairs: -The pickups are not original, they look like DiMarzios but they are not labeled so we cannot determine the exact make or model. The original (non-functional) pickups are included in the case. -Volume pot is not original. -Tone pot codes date to 1973. -A Badass II bridge has been installed, the original bridge is included in the case. -Non-original Fender tuners have been installed, the original tuners are included in the case but they are missing some hardware. -The control plate has two additional hole drilled in it, another wiring harness was installed at one point. -Knobs, brass nut, and strap buttons are not original. -The bridge cover is missing. -An additional string retainer has been installed on the headstock.

Case Details: Original hardshell case is structurally secure with some cosmetic wear. Includes the original tuners, bridge, and pickups (non-functional).

Cosmetic Condition: This bass has average play wear for its age. -The body has scratches, dents, finish chips, blemishes, and buckle rash. -The neck has scuffs, dents, scratches, and a few small finish chips.

Serial Number: 406543

Tech Notes: This bass plays well with medium/low action and light neck relief. There is a small amount of buzzing past the 15th fret. The neck has a slight twist resulting in slightly more relief on the bass side, the instrument has been set up to accommodate this. The pot codes and serial number date this instrument to 1973.

Chicago Music Exchange

Chicago Music Exchange

1973
Fender
Fair
Natural
14 Years
$3,895
Chicago Music Exchange
Chicago Music Exchange
773-525-7773
Chicago, IL
6:49 AM
Monday-Saturday 11 A.M. to 7 P.M. Sunday 11 A.M to 5 P.M.

Payment Terms - Orders Internet orders may be paid for using the following methods: VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, and PayPal. For phone or mail orders you may pay money orders and cashier's checks by mail. Just call us at 773-525-7773 to place your order. All non-credit-card orders are subject to a 10-business-day hold. We do not accept international credit card or PayPal payments from international accounts. For international security reasons, please call the store to arrange a Bank Wire: +01-773-525-7773.

Shipping Charges - Taxes and Title Separate charges for shipping and handling will be shown on your order form. As a security precaution, initial orders and orders shipping to alternate addresses may be held for extended verification. We reserve the right to make partial shipments, which will not relieve you of your obligation to pay for the remaining deliveries. All items purchased from Chicago Music Exchange are made pursuant to a shipment contract. This means that the risk of loss and title for such items passes to you upon our delivery to the carrier. The published rates are for US domestic shipping only. Contact us directly if you wish to place an international order. For more information on our shipping policies, including rates, delivery times, and delays, please visit our website at chicagomusicexchange or call us at: 773-525-7773. If applicable, a separate charge for taxes will be shown on the invoice. We are required to collect sales tax on all orders shipped to Illinois.

3-Day / 15-day Return Policy If you are not completely satisfied with any product, return it for a full refund of the product purchase price, full credit, or exchange of your choice. We give you 3 days from the shipping date on Vintage instruments, and 15 days on New instruments. Credit card returns are issued a credit for purchase price. Refunds are made for product value only, excluding shipping and handling charges. New, Unopened items: You may return most NEW, untouched, unopened items within 15 days of delivery for a full refund. if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.) we'll also pay the return shipping costs. AmEx credit cards: Note that if your order was paid using an AmEx card we may pass on a 3.5% fee of the purchase price to process your refund. Vintage, Used items: We have to evaluate vintage and used guitars, amps, and other items on a case by case basis. We spend a lot of time with you and the item before your purchase to try to avoid any surprises after your purchase. AmEx credit cards: Note that if your order was paid using an AmEx card we may pass on a 3.5% fee of the purchase price to process your refund. You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, we strive to issue your refund sooner. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days). Send your return to: Chicago Music Exchange 3316 N Lincoln Ave Chicago, IL 60657 The following items are returnable only if defective OR unopened or unused: strings, harmonicas, microphones, cleaners, polishes, and polishing cloths. Software/soundware, cassettes, CDs, DVDs, and videos may be returned for credit only if they are in their original, sealed packaging. If defective, these items will only be exchanged for the same product. For complete details on our guarantees, shipping, and return policies, please contact our Customer Service Department at 773-525-7773; fax us at 773-525-2775; visit our website at www.chicagomusicexchange.com, or write us at Chicago Music Exchange, 3316 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60657.