Fender Bass Manual: How to buy, set up and maintain the Fender Bass Guitar [ Paul Hardcover: pages; Publisher: Haynes Publishing Group (). This easy-to-use manual offers advice on how to get the best from your Fender Bass, be it a budget Chinese Squier or a Classic Jazz. This easy-to-use manual offers advice on how to get the best from your Fender Bass. Haynes Fender Bass Manual – by Paul Balmer – forward Carol Kaye.

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Paul Balmer has played and taught guitar for 45 years. Create an account or sign in to comment You need to be a member in order to leave a comment Create an account Sign up for a new account in our community.

Any idea why there are two versions with different covers? I should also emphasize bsss I have nothing to gain financially by anything I might say about his books It’s brilliant! Description In series with the best-selling manuals on the Fender Stratocaster, Fender Telecaster and Gibson Les Paul electric guitars, this manual covers the Fender Bass guitars in detail, explaining how to maintain them, set them up to get the best sound, and repair them when things go wrong or damage occurs.

He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. Dunc Edited October 31, by duncbassgit. He also wanted to design a bass playable by guitarists – with ‘Precision’ fretting and a workable ‘scale’. I received a copy as a pressie last year. The Fender Bass – an Illustrated History. I reckon you’d be better off getting one of the Dan Erlewine books. If the Fender one is as good as the car ones,then I reckon its money well spent.


Reviews for Haynes Fender Telecaster Manuals. You can usually pick them up at less than the RRP, especially on the run-up to Chrimbo. Book ratings by Goodreads. Sign in with your GC account! Hopefully it’ll be able to clear up my confusion over whether bass spark plugs are any different to guitar ones or if they are they are interchangable.


The basic advice and info is okay, but very repetitive in the case studies of various basses I think, which makes for a rather underwhelming read overall for the money IMO.

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Looking for beautiful books? Posted November 8, No fender or other instrument owner should be without this book! The Best Books of If you need a frame of reference, he has produced similar manuals for the Telecaster and Stratocaster which are now considered standard reference works for those instruments. We can notify you when this item is back in stock. It’s got some i. Superbly illustrated and designed, this manual includes case studies of key models – everything from the Bass VI to a Fretless Jaco Pastorious Mnual model – but also gives appropriate attention to today’s affordable Squier versions.

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Fender Strap Blocks 2 Basd. These Haynes Manuals are pretty interesting but they are very repetitive, so the disassembly of one guitar has exactly the same text as the disassembly of the other guitars.

I even have to admit to reading them myself. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. I bought this as a Christmas present so at present have no idea whether or not it is good or bad! Read reviews that mention fender bass case studies bass guitars jazz bass bass manual great book basses instruments useful covers whether budget guitar maintenance models projects repair tips colour covered.

Fender Bass Manual : How to buy, set up and maintain the Fender Bass Guitar

It covers pretty much anything you might want to know about servicing pretty much any variant of the P-bass or Jazz, plus a bunch of others as well. One has a Tele bass on the cover, the other has a precision.


Share this post Link to post Share on other sites. Haynes Fender Bass Manual. A crackin’ book if you have a fender bass. Why become manul member?

By duncbassgitOctober 31, in General Discussion. He lives at Oakley Vale, Northamptonshire.

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I’ve been thinking about changing the spark plugs in my mustang, so maybe I’ll have to get hold of this book. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Review for Haynes Les Paul Manual.

With step-by-step guidance and clear colour hayness, subjects include changing pickups, adjusting a truss rod, active EQ and a DIY fretless conversion on a budget Squier.

How to buy, set up and maintain the Fender Bass Guitar. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? There are 2 versions on Ebay. I also hope they are better than the newer car manuals, the one for a jeep Xj, I can only think the titles got switched for a space shuttle it’s that bad, older ones were quite good.

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In Leo Fender took on the challenge of making baass string bass audible in ‘Western Swing’. The knowledge stuff on the maintenance side is sound enough.

They are all superbly illustrated manaul cover everything guitar enthusiasts need to know!