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HOFNER VIOLIN BASS CT 500/1 - ANTIQUE BROWN SUNBURST W/H61VBBK GIG BAG HB17

Stock code: HOFHCT50015B

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Description

The best-selling 500/1 Contemporary version of the Hofner Violin Bass Guitar in sunburst offers those wanting to own one of the World's iconic guitars the chance to do so at a very attractive price. Recreating the style of the 1964 version.

Featuring a sustain block inside the body to give modern, deep-resonating bass sounds while still retaining the original Hofner Beatles bass sound. With a short scale of 30" and the small violin bass body it is one of greatest electric bass guitars ever made.

Specs

BODY
Shape: Violin Bass
Wood Top: Spruce
Wood Back: Flame Maple
Wood Sides: Flame Maple
Binding Top: Black / White / Black
Binding Back: Black / White / Black
Binding Sides: White
Centerblock: Spruce

NECK
Wood: Maple / Beech / Maple
Construction: Three Piece
Headstock Shape: Violin Bass
Logo and Artwork: Script
Neck Joint: Hofner Violin Bass Set Neck
Joint At: 16th Fret
Thickness Neck + FB At 1st Fret: 22mm
Thickness Neck + FB Near Heel: 24mm
Heel Cap: Pearl

FINGERBOARD
Wood: Rosewood
Scale: 30" / 76cm
Nut Width: 42mm
Width At 12th Fret: 48mm
Inlays: Dots
Binding: White
Side Dots: Yes
Number Of Frets: 22

BRIDGE
Material: Ebony
Type: Hofner Fretted

HARDWARE
Tuners: Single Nickel
Tuner Buttons: Pearl
Tailpiece: Trapeze Nickel
Nut Material: Plastic
Pickguard: White Pearl
Pickup Neck: Hofner Staple Nickel
Pickup Bridge: Hofner Staple Nickel
Potentiometer Knobs: Black and Silver
Strings: Hofner HCT Roundwound
Approximate Weight Kg: 2,7

SETUP
Action Bass String at 12th Fret: 3mm
Action Treble String at 12th Fret: 2mm