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1987 Fender Jazz Bass ‘62 Vintage Reissue JB62-60 Olympic White w/ USA Pure Vintage Pickups, Japan MIJ Fujigen

$1,799.99

+ shipping

Up for sale, a 1987 Fender Jazz Bass ‘62 vintage reissue model JB62-60 in exceptional condition and in perfect working order. This Jazz Bass was crafted at the Fujigen factory during the golden age of Fender Japan production, featuring upgraded electronics including a pair of Fender Pure Vintage ‘62 pickups, CTS pots, and a Sprague Orange Drop tone cap.

The tonewood complement comprises a basswood body and a maple neck capped with a slab rosewood fretboard. Fender's USA-made Pure Vintage ‘62 pickups feature Alnico II magnets, formvar wire, black fiber bobbins and cloth-covered leads. These pickups deliver quintessential Jazz Bass punch and midrange-centric growl, with great top-end detail and fundamental power. This Jazz Bass weighs 10lbs, professionally setup here at Mike & Mike’s Guitar Bar with 45-100 roundwound strings, comfortable action, and spot-on intonation.

Neck Specs:

-Wood: Maple
-Shape: Medium U, measuring .830” 1st fret, .999” 12th fret
-Fretboard: Rosewood slab, 7 1/4” vintage-spec radius
-Frets: Slender, hint of wear on frets 1-3
-Scale Length: 34”
-Nut: 1 1/2”, bone
-Tuners: Clover buttons
-Serialization: “Made in Japan,” E-prefix, neck heel pencil dated 12-17-87, small blue “60” sticker on back of headstock denotes model tier and original price (¥60,000)

Body Specs:

-Wood: Basswood
-Pickups: Fender Pure Vintage ‘62 single coil x2 (upgraded)
-Harness: CTS 250K pots, Sprague Orange Drop tone cap (upgraded)
-Hardware: Bridge with steel barrel saddles
-Plastics: Three-ply white pickguard, pointer knobs

Cosmetic wear on the gloss Olympic White finish is limited to a handful of minor dings on the back and body perimeter. The neck profile retains its smooth ambered gloss.

A padded gigbag is included.