Höfner Shorty BL

Electric Guitar

  • Classic model from the 80s
  • Instrument length: 82 cm
  • Body: Basswood
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia)
  • 24 Frets
  • Scale: 628 mm
  • Nut width: 42 mm
  • Pickup: 1 Höfner Humbucker
  • One piece "fixed" tailpiece and bridge
  • Colour: Blue
  • Bag included
  • 82 cm
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Colour Blue
Soundboard Basswood
Neck Maple
Fretboard Rosewood
Frets 24
Scale 625 mm
Pickup System H
Tremolo No
Incl. Case No
Incl. Gigbag No
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Baseball bat with a red hot humbucker!

Robbie P., 18.08.2017
The title says it all really. I bought this with a Fender twin mini amp. The humbucker is ridiculous, it's over wound and uber hot!
It is awkward to play, but you get used it ( Pro Tip: You'll need to get used to playing with the side of your palm on the bridge for balance sake)
It's an amazing travel companion for when you need to bust out some licks around a camp fire or party or like me where I play it from the boot of the car on my lunch breaks when in work!!
BUY IT, YOU WON'T REGRET IT!
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Great budget guitar purchase one of the best I've ever tried!!!!!

Michael3520, 30.06.2015
All this guitar needs was a fresh set of high quality strings and a small adjustment to the intonation and it was perfect. It has powerful and good quality sound from the pickups and build quality for the price range is great. Buy one because its a great first guitar for a beginner and even a fun addition to any seasoned players collection. Also its really comfortable to sit on the couch practicing with so you will pick it up more!
I can't fault this guitar in any way I was so surprised with it!
I tried this guitar through a small 30watt practice amp and it sounded nice and warm and when I tried it through my 100watt marshal it sounded even better. The tone is well above its price range.
I've played it more than any other one of my guitars in the last week not because its my newest addition but because it actually is so much of a pleasure to play.
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Colour: Blue
Höfner Shorty BL
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139 €

Electric Guitar Classic model from the 80s, Instrument length: 82 cm, Body: Basswood, Bolt-on neck: Maple, Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), 24 Frets, Scale: 628 mm, Nut width: 42 mm,...

  • Design: Miscellaneous
  • Colour: Blue
  • Soundboard: Basswood
  • Top: None
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 24
  • Scale: 625 mm
  • Pickup System: H
  • Tremolo: No
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
Höfner Shorty R
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Höfner Shorty R
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149 €

Electric Guitar Classic model from the 80s, Instrument length: 82 cm, Body: Basswood, Bolt-on neck: Maple, Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), 22 Frets, Scale: 628 mm, Nut width: 42 mm,...

  • Design: Miscellaneous
  • Colour: Red
  • Soundboard: Basswood
  • Top: None
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 24
  • Scale: 625 mm
  • Pickup System: H
  • Tremolo: No
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
Höfner Shorty BK
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139 €

Electric Guitar Classic model from the 80s, Instrument length: 82 cm, Body: Basswood, Bolt-on neck: Maple, Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), 24 Frets, Scale: 628 mm, Nut width: 42 mm,...

  • Design: Miscellaneous
  • Colour: Black
  • Soundboard: Basswood
  • Top: None
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 24
  • Scale: 625 mm
  • Pickup System: H
  • Tremolo: No
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
Höfner Shorty White
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Höfner Shorty White
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139 €

Electric Guitar Classics from the 80s, Body: Basswood, Bolt-on neck: maple, Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), 22 Frets, Scale: 628 mm, Nut width: 42 mm, Pickups: 1 Humbucker Höfner, Fixed...

  • Design: Travel Guitar
  • Colour: White
  • Soundboard: Basswood
  • Top: None
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 22
  • Scale: 628 mm
  • Pickup System: H
  • Tremolo: No
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: Yes
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