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Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Special HB Electric Bass

A different take on the Squier Jaguar Bass, the Jaguar Special TB features an ultra-slim fast-action neck and a high-output humbucking pickup for a bass that plays smooth, looks good, and sounds even better. (2) Read 2 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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The Squier Vintage Modified Jaguar Bass Special HB puts classic Fender looks into a distinctively sharp-looking, great-sounding and super-versatile Squier bass model. Features include a sleek offset-waist body, ultra-slim fast-action neck, powerful high-output humbucking pickup and a three-band active tone circuit that delivers a versatile wealth of tonal options just right for any bass sound and style. Superior tone, smooth playability, great comfort and fantastic value.

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- Model Name: Vintage Modified Jaguar Bass Special HB
- Model Number: 032-8700-(Color #)
- Series: Vintage Modified Series
- Body: Agathis
- Neck: Maple, C-Shape, (Polyurethane Finish)
- Fingerboard: Rosewood, 9.5 Radius (241 mm)
- No. of Frets: 20 Medium Jumbo
- Pickups: 1 High Output Humbucking Pickup (Bridge)
- Controls: Volume, Treble, Mid, Bass
- Pickup Switching: None
- Bridge: Standard 4-Saddle
- Machine Heads: Standard Open-Gear Tuners
- Hardware: Chrome
- Pickguard: 3-Ply Black/White/Black
- Scale Length: 34 (864 mm)
- Width at Nut: 1.50 (38 mm)
- Unique Features: 3-Band Active Tone Circuit, Black Jazz Bass(R) Control Knobs, Slim Fast Action Neck
- Strings: Fender(R) USA, NPS (.045, .065, .085, .105)
- Accessories: None
- Introduced: 1/2011
- Notice: Product Prices, Features, Specifications and Availability Are Subject To Change Without Notice
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 480-596-7195
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zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. "Great Bass for the money"
Overall: I picked one up for $80 used and it has become my go to bass. It is incredibly light, the neck is much nicer than any Squier I've played. The 3 band active EQ boosts and cuts just like it is supposed to and you can get a HUGE range of tone out of it, including that musicman tone due to the HB pickup.
Style of Music: Rock, Metal, Indie
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Overall: Well, I guess it's good to start off by remembering this is a cheap bass, and you get what you pay for. There were a few things about the quality of this bass that stuck out right away though. The bridge is complete garbage and the high g string rides right against the saddle pieces spring creating a very audible and annoying buzz when the bass is unplugged. The other major problems have to do with when you plug it in. The pickup specifically. The pickup came from the factory raised so high that there was almost no way for the string to not to hit the pole pieces if you were playing anywhere near the pickup, and the adjustment screws seemed to lack any ability to lower it. In fact one of them broke, not stripped, broke, as I was attempting said lowering. The pickup also has a very offensive distortion towards the end of many notes, I haven't however, replaced the factory issue battery yet, which could be the cause of that. The battery cover for the active electronics also came slightly warped and kinda sticks out the back of the bass like a little turtle shell. Also the sides of the fretboard are pretty rough, the frets could definitely use a light touch from a file. Besides that the neck has a good feel and the tuners feel really solid. And, you know, it's a sharp looking bass, but that's about all.
Style of Music: punk, pop punk, thrash, power violence, and doom
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