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Squier Contemporary Active Jazz Bass HH - Flat Black

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  • Regular price $449.99


A daring reimagination of a rumbling classic, the Squier Contemporary Active Jazz Bass introduces enticing, cutting-edge features to a tried-and-true platform.

The Contemporary Active Jazz Bass caters to modern players with a 12ËÇ£“‚“ï“’ŒËÇÖ’Ñ-radius maple fingerboard on a slim, modern ËÇ£“‚“ï“’ŒËÇó“„CËÇ£“‚“ï“’ŒËÇÖ’Ñ-shaped neck profile, providing fast and comfortable playability. At the heart of this monster is a pair of Squier SQRËÇ£“‚“ï“çËÇÖ“‚ ceramic humbucking pickups that produce high fidelity tone great for any style. Further enhancing tone versatility is an active 9-volt preamp, offering intuitive controls for volume, pickup blend, traditional tone and stacked boost controls for bass and treble.

With a matching headstock for a streamlined appearance and the stealthy vibe of black chrome hardware, this head-turning J Bass is the embodiment of ËÇ£“‚“ï“’ŒËÇó“„bold.ËÇ£“‚“ï“’ŒËÇÖ’Ñ

  • Dual Squier SQR ceramic humbucking pickups
  • Active 9-volt preamp with controls for Volume, Blend, Tone and Bass/Treble Boost
  • Modern ËÇ£“‚“ï“’ŒËÇó“„CËÇ£“‚“ï“’ŒËÇÖ’Ñ-shaped neck profile with 12ËÇ£“‚“ï“’ŒËÇÖ’Ñ-radius fingerboard
  • Maple fingerboard with 20 frets
  • Matching painted headstock
  • Black chrome hardware


  • Body Material: Ash
  • Body Shape: Jazz Bass
  • Body Finish: Matte Polyester


  • Bridge Pickup: SquierËÇ£“ËÇÖ’½ SQRËÇ£“‚“ï“çËÇÖ“‚ Ceramic Humbucker 
  • Neck Pickup: SquierËÇ£“ËÇÖ’½ SQRËÇ£“‚“ï“çËÇÖ“‚ Ceramic Humbucker 
  • Controls: Master Volume, Blend, Master Tone, Bass/Treble Boost 
  • Configuration: HH 
  • Special Electronics: SquierËÇ£“ËÇÖ’½ 9V Active Preamp


  • Bridge: 4-Saddle Standard 
  • Hardware Finish: Black Chrome 
  • Tuning Machines: Standard Open-Gear 
  • Pickguard: 3-Ply Black 
  • Control Knobs: Metal Dome 
  • Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Squier


  • Neck Material: Maple 
  • Neck Finish: Natural Satin with Satin Matching Headstock
  • Scale Length: 34-" (864 mm) 
  • Fingerboard Material: Maple 
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12-" (305 mm) 
  • Number of Frets: 20  Fret
  • Nut Material: Synthetic Bone 
  • Nut Width: 1.5-" (38.1 mm) 
  • Position Inlays: Black Dots 
  • Truss Rod: Dual-Action 
  • Truss Rod Nut: 4 mm Hex

Gig bag/Case sold separately.

Manufacturer: Fender
Model: 0370450510
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
SKU: I551942-1-B

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