HOFNER H500/1 VINTAGE 62 VIOLIN BASS W VINTAGE STRAP AND CASE
Stock code: HOFH5001620
The Hofner 500/1 violin bass was designed by Walter Hofner and launched at the Frankfurt Music Messe in 1956. It has since gone on to become one of the most recognisable electric bass guitars in the music world in terms of both looks and sound.
The Hofner 500/1 has a slim profile neck. White celluloid neck binding distinguishes it from the other German made Hofner violin basses. The light weight of the fully hollow body will be appreciated after a long nights playing.
Based on the original 1962 Hofner model. Fully hollow body. Original Hofner '62 neck profile for added sustain and playability. .
Including a Hofner Vintage strap and Hofner case.
Wood Top: Spruce
Wood Back: Flame Maple
Wood Sides: Flame Maple
Neck Wood: Flame Maple
Fingerboard Wood: Rosewood
Nut Width: 42mm
Number Of Frets: 22
Pickup Neck: Hofner Staple Nickel
Pickup Bridge: Hofner Staple Nickel