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Fender and Squier Introduce New Mike Dirnt Signature Basses

Green Day bassist Mike Dirnt’s Signature basses have gotten a boost with the introduction of the Fender Mike Dirnt Road Worn Precision Bass and an updated version of the Squier Mike Dirnt Precision Bass.

Fender Mike Dirnt Road Worn Precision Bass

Mike Dirnt Fender Road Worn Precision Bass

Available in 3-Color Sunburst and White Blonde, the Fender Mike Dirnt Road Worn Precision Bass features original-era 1951 Precision styling with a worn finish to simulate aging. Its ash body is sculpted with a forearm contour while its maple neck has a thick “C”-shaped profile and leads to a ’51-style Telecaster headstock. The fingerboard is a choice of maple or rosewood with a 9.5″ radius. Other features include a vintage-style ’59 split single-coil pickup, a side-mounted output jack, and ’70s vintage-style tuners.

Fender Mike Dirnt Road Worn Precision Bass Specs:

  • Body Material: Ash
  • Body Finish: Road Worn Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Body Shape: Precision Bass
  • Neck Material: Maple
  • Neck Finish: Road Worn Urethane
  • Neck Shape: Thick “C”
  • Scale Length: 34″ (864 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius: 9.5″ (241 mm)
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
  • String Nut: Synthetic Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.59″ (40.4 mm)
  • Position Inlays: Black or White Dot
  • Middle Pickup: Custom Vintage ’59 Split Single-Coil
  • Controls: Volume, Tone
  • Pickup Configuration: Split Single-Coil
  • Bridge: Leo Quan Badass II with Grooved Saddles
  • Hardware Finish: Chrome
  • Tuning Machines: Fender ’70s Vintage-Style Stamped Open-Gear
  • Pickguard: 1-Ply Black

Squier Mike Dirnt Precision Bass

Dirnt’s Squier Precision Bass has been upgraded with subtle aesthetic changes including a newly-positioned neck plate star graphic. It’s available in Black with a 4-ply Aged White Pearloid or Arctic White with a 3-ply Tortoiseshell pickguard. The bass is built with an Agathis body, a maple neck, and a rosewood fingerboard.

Mike Dirnt Squier Precision Bass - Black

Squier Mike Dirnt Precision Bass Specs:

  • Body Material: Agathis
  • Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
  • Body Shape: Precision Bass
  • Neck Material: Maple
  • Neck Finish: Satin Polyurethane
  • Neck Shape: Thick “C”
  • Scale Length: 34″ (864 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius: 9.5″ (241 mm)
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
  • String Nut: Synthetic Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.650″ (42 mm)
  • Position Inlays: Dot
  • Middle Pickup: Standard Split Single-Coil Precision Bass
  • Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone
  • Pickup Configuration: Split Single-Coil
  • Bridge: 4-Saddle Standard
  • Hardware Finish: Chrome
  • Tuning Machines: Standard Open-Gear
  • Pickguard: 4-Ply White Pearloid
  • Control Knobs: Knurled Dome

The Fender Mike Dirnt Road Worn Precision Bass carries an MSRP of $1,499 and the Squier Mike Dirnt Precision Bass carries an MSRP of $499. For more info, check out the Fender website.