Hofner HCT5001SB Violin Bass - Antique Sun Burst
This Hofner HCT5001SB Violin Bass recreates the style and tone of one of the most iconic basses in the world.
The Hofner Violin Bass made its mark worldwide courtesy of a certain Paul McCartney and his use of it whilst in the Beatles.
The body features the classic violin shape and has been constructed with a spruce top and flamed maple back and sides. A solid centre block runs inside the body aiding its tonal qualities and increasing sustain. Paired with the body is am easy to play, short scale (30") neck that is topped with a fingerboard set with 22 frets.
Loaded with a pair of Hofner Staple Nickel pickups, you get access to a great range of classic tones, full of warmth and that classic Hofner Beatles bass sound.
- Violin bass
- Flamed maple body with a spruce top
- Solid centre block
- Maple/Beech/Maple neck
- 30" scale
- 42mm nut width
- 22 frets
- 2 x Hofner Staple Nickel pickups