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    Hofner 5001 Vintage 64 "Violin" Electric Bass (w/ Case)

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    Hofner 5001 Vintage '64 Electric Bass with Case Product Description

    Elegant looks, quality craftsmanship and unmistakable tone! The Hofner 5001 Vintage '64 Electric Violin Bass Guitar features a slim profile neck for comfort and white celluloid neck binding which distinguishes itself from the other German made Hofner violin basses. The light weight of the 5001's fully hollow body will be appreciated after a long nights playing.

    The Hofner 5001 violin bass was designed by Walter Hofner and launched at the Frankfurt Music Messe in 1956. It has since gone on to become one of the most recognizable guitars in the music world in terms of both looks and sound.

    Same Day Music is an authorized dealer of Hofner products.

    Hofner 5001 Vintage 64 Electric Bass with Case Technical Description

    - Finish: Sunburst
    - Body:
    - Wood Top: Spruce
    - Wood Back: Flame Maple
    - Wood Sides: Flame Maple
    - Centreblock: None
    - Neck:
    - Wood: Flame Maple/Beech/Flame Maple
    - Fingerboard:
    - Wood: Rosewood
    - Scale: 30"/76cm
    - Nut Width: 42mm
    - Number Of Frets: 22
    - Hardware:
    - Pickup Neck: Hofner Staple Nickel
    - Pickup Bridge: Hofner Staple Nickel

    Same Day Music is an authorized dealer of Hofner products.

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