Hofner Contemporary Violin Cavern Bass Sunburst With HSC — Truetone Music

Hofner Contemporary Violin Cavern Bass Sunburst With HSC

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$ 799.99

The best-selling 500/1 Contemporary version of the Hofner Violin Bass Guitar 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, the Contemporary features 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.

HCT-500-1-CVSB-O Contempory Violin Bass Features:


  • Select Spruce Arched Top
  • Flamed Maple Arched Back and Sides
  • Antique Brown Sunburst Gloss Finish
  • Hofner Vintage Violin Hollowbody Bass Shape
  • White Binding with Black and White Pinstripe Top Purfling
  • Original '64 3-piece Maple and Beech Slim Profile Neck
  • White Neck Binding
  • Rosewood 22 Fret Fretboard
  • Pearloid Dots Positin Inlays
  • 30" (76cm) Short Scale Length
  • 1.654" (42mm) Width Nut (48mm at 12th Fret)
  • Hofner Nickel-plated Individual Tuning Machines
  • Pearloid Tuning Buttons
  • Vertical Hofner Logo
  • Hofner 72/20B Ebony Bridge with Movable Metal Saddles
  • Hofner 62/30 Nickel Trapeze Tailpiece
  • Hofner Floating Pearl Celluloid Pickguard
  • 2 Hofner Diamond Nickel "Cavern" Humbucking Pickups
  • Hofner Pearl A2-B Control Panel
  • Black and Silver Potentiometer 2V Volume Controls
  • Two On/Off Switches and Rhythm/Solo Switch for Volume Boost
  • Hofner Flat Wound String Set
  • Hofner Violin Shaped Black Hardshell Case