Fender Aerodyne Special Jazz Bass® – California Blue
The Aerodyne Special Series offers a contemporary take on classic Fender® designs. Distinctive aerodynamic lines, custom voiced pickups, state-of-the-art hardware, dazzling finishes, and unmistakable silhouettes combine to create instruments that are pure, purposeful, instantly familiar and radically new.
The Aerodyne Special Jazz Bass® features a sleek new look with vibrant colors adorning the elegantly bound basswood body and the matching headcap. A modern “C” shape satin finished neck with 12” radius fingerboard ensures effortless playability, while newly designed vintage-voiced Jazz Bass pickups and a Babicz® Z-Series FCH-4 bridge deliver a perfect balance of high-performance and classic Fender tone.
The made-in-Japan Aerodyne Special Jazz Bass® inspires with futuristic style, premium appointments and exceptional tone. The bold and original designs that inspired generations live on in the Aerodyne Special series.
-Slim Aerodyne basswood body with bound carved top
-Maple neck with 12” radius maple or rosewood fingerboard
-Matching painted headcap
-New Aerodyne Special pickups
-Babicz® FCH bridge
SLIM AERODYNE BASSWOOD BODY WITH BOUND CARVED TOP
Basswood is a premium tonewood celebrated for its balance of clear highs, powerful midrange and warm lows. The body’s sleek “aerodynamic” contours add comfort and style.
MODERN “C”-SHAPED NECK WITH 12” FINGERBOARD RADIUS
The Modern “C” profile feels fast and smooth while the 12” radius makes speedy runs effortless.
MATCHING PAINTED HEADCAP
An elegant matching painted headstock complements each unique finish.
NEW AERODYNE SPECIAL PICKUPS
The new Aerodyne Special pickups are designed to provide each model with full, articulate Fender tone.
Babicz Full-Contact Hardware bridges offer more contact between the strings, the saddles and the body of the instrument for increased sustain and resonance.
Body Finish:Gloss Polyester
Body Shape:Jazz Bass®
Body Binding:1-Ply Cream
Neck Finish:Satin Polyester with Gloss Polyester Headstock Face
Neck Shape:Modern “C”
Scale Length:34″ (864 mm)
Fingerboard Radius:12″ (305 mm)
Number of Frets:20
Fret Size:Medium Jumbo
Nut Material:Synthetic Bone
Nut Width:1.5″ (38.1 mm)
Position Inlays:White Pearloid Dot
Truss Rod:Head Adjust
Bridge Pickup:Aerodyne® Special Single-Coil Jazz Bass®
Middle Pickup:Aerodyne® Special Single-Coil Jazz Bass®
Controls:Volume 1. (Middle Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Tone
Bridge:Babicz® Z-Series FCH-4 Bass
Tuning Machines:Standard Open-Gear
Control Knobs:Chrome Skirted
Strings:Nickel Plated Steel (.045-.105 Gauges)
Case/Gig Bag:Included: Deluxe Gig Bag