Squier Contemporary Active Jazz Bass HH
The Squier Contemporary Active Jazz Bass is a re-imagining of the classic bass guitar. Delivering a streamlined appearance and some cutting-edge features, it'll appeal to the modern bassist in the market for a stylish bass with a versatile array of tones and great playability.
With its body shape holding true to its roots, the Contemporary Active Jazz Bass is instantly recognisable as a Jazz Bass. Squier have made this model more enticing by treating the body to a classy matte polyester (satin) finish and complimenting it with a matching headstock, making for a modern, streamlined appearance.
Married to the body is a slim and fast "C" shaped maple neck which is topped with 12" radius fingerboard, this combination provides and fast and comfortable setup and is ideal for the modern, forward thinking bass player.
Things get even more exciting when it comes to the sound department. Loaded with a pair of Squier SQR ceramic humbucking pickups and a 9-volt active preamp with controls for volume, pickup blend, traditional tone and stacked boost controls for bass and treble you have easy access to an array of bass tones all delivered with excellent articulation and good amounts or power.
The Squier Contemporary Active Jazz Bass delivers a welcome modern take on the classic instrument, catering for the needs of the modern bassist.
- Ash body
- Matte polyester finish
- Matching headstock
- Two Squier SQR Ceramic Humbucker
- Squier 9V Active Preamp
- Master Volume, Blend, Master Tone, Bass/Treble Boost controls
- "C" shaped maple neck
- Laurel fingerboard
- 34" scale
- 12" radius
- 20 narrow tall frets
- Dot inlays
- 1.5" bone nut