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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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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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Was hoping for better

Ionases, 11.04.2017
I should start by saying that my main complaint with this is quality control. I seem to have got the one with the dodgy nut and uneven frets. If I had been thinking properly I would have asked for a replacement within warranty but I didn't so there...
Machineheads are pretty rubbish and bridge is not the best although innovative.

Other than that the pickup is great as is the portability. You will need a good strap as the thing is impossible to position otherwise. Good quality gigbag.
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Colour: Blue
Höfner Shorty BL
(48)
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,...

  • 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 White
Höfner Shorty White

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
Höfner Shorty Pink
(9)
Höfner Shorty Pink

Electric Guitar Classics from the 80s, Instrument length: 82 cm, Basswood body, Maple neck, Rosewood fretboard (Dalbergia latifolia), 24 frets, Scale: 628 mm, Nut width: 42 mm, Pickups: 1 humbucker...

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

Electric Guitar Classic model from the 80s, Instrument length: 82 cm, Body: Basswood, Bolt-on neck: Maple, Fretboard: Rosewood, 24 frets, Scale: 628 mm, Nut width: 42 mm, Pickup: 1 Höfner...

  • 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 R
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Höfner Shorty R

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
€148 £130.20
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Due back in stock on 30.06.2017
Due back in stock on 30.06.2017

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