This guitar was originally covered in this post: http://wp.me/p2W71Q-b Check it out for more info.
A little history on Fender production in Japan: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fender_Japan
History and info on the Fender Precision Bass: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fender_Precision_Bass
This is a great video of some of my bass playing friends. The legendary Bob Babbitt was a Fender Precision Bass lover. Take a moment to enjoy the growl and scratch of the All Bass Orchestra playing Scorpio.