You learn to deal with it. The Basswood body is finished in White and is done very well with no flaws visible anywhere. The bass is playing great now and I'm happy with it especially for the price.
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- Being primarily a bass player, I discovered many years ago that having a Jazz Bass in your arsenal can only be a good thing.
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- Have I shielded passive split coil P-Basses?
- The fact is a higher end Chinese bass can whoop up pretty good on anything Indonesia comes out with.
- Working on your vocal chops?
- Honestly, that was the reason I bought the bass.
- Yes, the ones I plan to keep forever and they are Fenders.
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So, it isn't so much where it is made as the components used to make it and the skill of the factory workers. Want to compare one brand to another? Performer's Corner For working musicians and wannabes to discuss playing gigs, locate other musicians, equipment considerations, advice, etc.
Topics and issues of interest to left-handed players. Accessories Guitar Accessories. They are really nice for the sound that I was going for. As with all cheap guitars, the lower cost allows you to customise and upgrade to suit your personal taste, dating both in look and sound. In the harsh light of the next day I discovered the less-than-beautiful aspects of the instrument.
But, why should you play one? With the new vintage neck tint and the fact that the new Squiers are made in China, it would not suprise me to find out that they are both made in the same factory! Due to the hum cancelling effects of the phasing in the split coil pickup applying copper shielding probably isn't really enough of a benefit to justify the hassle or expense of the copper.
This means if you ever want to add a Badass or Gotoh unit, you have to modify. There is a chart on the fender website to estimate the era your fender is from, but I can't find a way to lookup the age of my squier. No, create an account now. All of the screws work smoothly and there's no hang up or binding.
Each of the guitars and basses in the new Squier Classic Vibe line-up are based upon genuine Fender models of yesteryear. Even light upgrades, such as new pickups, electronics, bridge, tuners etc. If you're not sure, post it here but remember - this is a gear forum!
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The fact that it's an entry level bass means the average user probably won't need or want to swap. You can still find these going under the hammer on Ebay, but they are no longer considered true budget guitars - again, their history and reputation precedes them and inflates their value! The five screw holes are non-standard spacing compared to the real Fender unit.
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This is a practice that actually goes back to Fender's early days. Some small hum was noticed when I hooked up to my Fulltone Bassdrive. You can discuss everything related to keyboards here.
Pickup covers on a split coil P-Bass on the other hand are just for cosmetics and don't really do much otherwise. As far as the logo, I find it to be somewhat cheesy looking with the large Squire logo in gold but who really cares? For all players, beginner to expert, this forum is here to help you play better. The tort guard is a nice contrast to the white finish.
Unless you are having noise issues for some reason, I'd skip it because I will if I ever get another new modern passive P-Bass. Not a big deal really but something you have to consider. The stainless wounds chew up your frets quicker than other types. Materials are another major criteria in cost difference.
Also I urge installing a chrome pickup cover on first-generation based instruments more for protection of the fragile pickup than for shielding. Acoustic and electric drums, cymbals, world percussion, drum machines and software, cowbells or whatever. The ones on this bass do work smooth and there's no binding up or rough spots. That's pretty much what I thought on all points. Six-digit serial numbers with no preceding letters, with the first number being the year.
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Squier Classic Vibe Strat. Of course, the problem with trying to make any direct comparisons between the Squier and Fender is that there are over a dozen models, each with different pickups and their own individual features. Inspired by Vintage Fender Models Each of the guitars and basses in the new Squier Classic Vibe line-up are based upon genuine Fender models of yesteryear.
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Here's where it gets interesting. Please keep gear talk to vocal specific equipment. Want to know how Steve Tyler does what he does without blowing out his vocal chords?
The tort color leans more to the brown import style than the red color of the vintage and new Fender Tort guards. The Lefty Forum For the Jimi in all of us. Later and current model Fender basses have larger frets. As I mentioned this in the introduction, I felt like it also deserved an honourable mention in my Top Picks list.
Electronics are of the small style volume and tone pots used on imports. Antique Electronics Supply. Home Recording Forum This is the place to discuss all aspects of recording your music. Tuners are standard open gear type like you see on many import basses.
In the end copper foil shielding a split coil Precision won't make it any worse, but it doesn't make it perceptibly better either. The Classifieds are not for business users or commercial sales unless you are a paid sponsor. Is there a consensus on the Squier made-in-Indonesia P-basses?