Fender Deluxe Active Jazz Bass V 1998 Black

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $400$750

The Deluxe Active Jazz Bass was introduced as an improvement to the Mexican Standard Jazz Bass in 1997. This new iteration featured improved electronics and noiseless pickups, with the Deluxe Active Jazz Bass V version featuring 5 strings and introduced in 1998.

Years of Production: 
1998 - present

Body Style: Double cutaway solidbody

Wood Composition:  
Alder body, Maple neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: Active electronics, black pickguard, 34-inch scale length, dot inlays

Notable J-bass Players: John Entwistle, Noel Redding, Rick Danko, Marcus Miller, Geddy Lee

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