I purchased my first Fender J Bass on eBay in June 2005. It's a 1978 model, Made in Japan (MIJ), and is in excellent condition. Its previous owners had taken meticulous care of the bass and since I've acquired it, has required very little in fixing or adjustment. The body shows slight wear/patina in all the right places yet sounds, looks, and plays beautiflly (as a J bass should).
Since purchasing the bass, I have upgraded the following:
My current bass rig/setup is: a Boss CS-3 Compressor pedal to an Ampeg 200w bass cabinet.Scroll