This a BRAND NEW Mint Condition Never Been Played (had never been opened until I listed it). HOFNER HCT500/1 BEATLE BASS GUITAR. USA AMERICAN FLAG MODEL Stars & Stripes. Recreating the style of the 1964 version, the SB and the BK versions feature 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. Laminate Spruce top (like the originals) laminate Maple Body (like the originals) internal sustain block to increase feedback rejection Rosewood fingerboard with 22 frets. Original Höfner HS11B Staple-Top pick-ups. 76 mm short scale length.
Vintage vibe Hofner control panel with 2 volume controls, 2 circuit breakers, Rhythm/Solo switches for volume Boost. Weight is 6.30 lbs. This violin-shaped model is commonly referred to as the Beatle bass. With authentic details inspired by the original, the Hofner Vintage Style Bass makes the legendary violin bass available to the rest of us.
Don't get the idea that this a just a "nowhere man" look-alike. This quality instrument features a spruce top and beautiful flamed maple back and sides.
The semi-hollow body and set neck will give you the warm, round tone you expect from the violin bass. DOES NOT INCLUDE A HARD CASE OR GIG BAG.
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When I have more than one of these guitars I do not retake photos every time. The item "Hofner HCT 500/1-USA Contemporary BEATLE BASS GUITAR AMERICAN FLAG MODEL New" is in sale since Saturday, August 24, 2019.This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Bass Guitars". The seller is "barryclarkmusic" and is located in Tomah, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, France, Australia, Russian federation.