Introduced in 1962 as one of Fenders deluxe models of the 60's, the short scale Fender Jaguar initially found favour with surf musicians due to its unique tone, and later became a favourite with alternative musicians throughout the years. With Fenders current offset output appealing more to those looking for modern specs, people are turning more and more to vintage Japanese made options. This CIJ 2004/05 Fender Japan JG66 Jaguar combines all the quality you would expect from a Japanese made instruments with the vintage vibe of a classic early 60's Fender.
This MIJ Jaguar features a sleek Black custom colour finish finish, a finish not often seen on Fender offset guitars making it all the more unique. The Maple neck features a comfortable 60's style 'C' shape profile with vintage style 7.25" radius and 24" scale length, while the Rosewood fingerboard is in good condition. The pickups have the chime and character associated with vintage Jaguars, with the dual rhythm and lead circuitry giving you a world of tonal options. This Jaguar also features Japanese made Kluson style tuners and a 60's style three ply white pick guard.
Condition / Originality:
This guitar is in very good condition, with some minor signs of cosmetic wear, primarily to the back of the guitar body. All electronics and pickups are original and fully functional, and this guitar includes a gig bag.