Hofner 5001 Vintage 62 Electric Violin Bass with Case

    Order your Hofner 500/1 Vintage ’62 Electric Violin Bass with Case and enjoy 0% Interest Payment Plans, Free Shipping, Free Extended Warranty and 45 Day Money Back Guarantee.
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    Product Description

    An exceptional instrument based on 1962 Violin Bass played exclusively by Paul McCartney, the 500/1 ‘62 bass is well regarded by Hofner aficionados and players alike. Replicating details of the original including the strip machine heads, the slot-head screws on the hardware and the two-piece neck; provide an authentic look and feel. With the re-issuing of the Vintage ’62, Höfner has created a replica of Paul’s bass historically accurate enough to satisfy even the most demanding Beatles fan.

    Hofner 500/1 Vintage ’62 Features

    • Spruce top with flamed European maple back and sides
    • Two staple pickups with individual volume controls
    • Two piece maple neck with original 1962 fat-neck measurements
    • Strip machine heads based on popular 1962 specifications
    • Includes Black Hofner Hardshell Case
    This Hofner bass guitar is made in Germany as were the original vintage Hofner basses.

    Product Specifications
    Hofner 500/1 Vintage ’62 Electric Violin Bass Guitar Specifications
    • Type/Shape: Violin Bass
    • Top: Selected German spruce
    • Binding: Black/Cream/Black
    • Back: Selected flamed maple
    • Sides: Selected flamed maple
    • Neck: 2-piece maple neck
    • Fingerboard: Rosewood
      • Inlays: Mother-of-pearl dots
    • Frets: 22
    • Scale: 30 inches (76 cm)
    • Width of Nut: 1-5/8 inches (42 mm)
    • Tuners: H61/74B (2 on a strip)
    • Bridge: Ebony, H72/20B
    • Tailpiece: Brass, H62/30
    • Pickguard: Celluloid, floating; H65/36-P
    • Pickups: 2 Staple humbucking pickups; H511B
    • Electronics:
      • 2 volume controls
      • 2 on/off switches
      • Rhythm/solo switch for volume boost; HA2-B
    • Hardware: Nickel-plated
    • Finish: Antique-brown sunburst
    • Included Accessories: Black Hardshell Case (H3059) and Vintage Strap

    Helpful Info about the Manufacturer
    Phone:  866-632-8346 Warranty:  2 Year Warranty
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