Born in Corona, California, the elegant American Performer Jazzmaster delivers the exceptional tone and refined feel you expect from an authentic Fender. with new player-oriented features that make it even more inspiring to play.
The American Performer Jazzmaster includes the Yosemite single-coil pickups, designed for rich, expressive tones. With flat-staggered pole pieces to increase output and a shellac coating that lets the coil breathe while controlling feedback, Yosemite pickups produce dynamic sounds ideal for any musical situation. The American Performer Stratocaster also features Greasebucket tone circuitry that lets you shape your highs without adding bass, along with a push-pull tone control which adds the neck pickup in any switch position, unlocking new sonic possibilites. The . Modern C-shaped neck sports a 9.5-radius fingerboard that. s comfortable for all playing styles, along with 22 jumbo frets for effortless and accurate bending. As a final touch, the traditional Jazzmaster tailpiece and bridge have been replaced with a Strat┬«-style six-screw vintage-style synchronized tremolo bridge.
Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
Fingerboard: Aged White
Control Knobs: Rosewood
Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
Neck Finish: Satin Urethane
Position Inlays: 4-Ply Brown Shell
Pickguard: White Dots
Body Shape: Jazzmaster®
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Shape: Modern "C"
Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 22
Fret Size: Jumbo
String Nut: Synthetic Bone
Nut Width: 1.685" (42.8 mm)
Truss Rod: Standard
Truss Rod Wrench: 1/8" Hex (Allen)
Bridge Pickup: Yosemite Jazzmaster Single-Coil
Neck Pickup: Yosemite Jazzmaster Single-Coil
Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup