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Höfner Verythin Bass-HCT-500/7 SB

Hollow-Body Electric Bass

  • Body: Maple
  • With sustain block
  • Top: Maple
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Scale length: 762 mm (30")
  • Pickups: 2 Höfner Staple Top Humbucker
  • 2 x Volume and 2 x tone controls
  • Sixties style tailpiece and ebony bridge
  • Finish: Antique Brown Sunburst
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  • Blues Neck-Bridge
  • Doom Neck
  • Funk Bridge-Neck
  • Fusion Bridge
  • Rock Bridge-Neck

Further information

Colour Sunburst
Soundboard Maple
Neck Maple
Fretboard Rosewood
Frets 22
Scale Shortscale
Pickups HH
Elektronic Passive
Incl. Case No
Incl. Bag No
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Sebastien382, 18.09.2011
Reissue "modern" of the 500/7, the sustain is impressive for who owns a real hofner but it is an instrument quite pleasant to play and has to watch.
A mechanic broke immediately (change of rope for compulsory flat threads) and the hofner strings are too short due to the handle being very high on the case.
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Pleasant especially for occasional visitors

RudolfR, 16.11.2011
I play bass as a guitar player occasionally. This model is particularly suitable for me because it is very similar in the external shape of the ES335 and can be played pleasantly while sitting or standing. Furthermore it is light and as Shortscale one does not have to stretch so badly.

The sound is pleasant for my ears.

I have probably got one of the first models world-wide, in particular the assembly accuracy of the Potis left much to be desired. But since you rarely screw it, the slant does not fall!
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Höfner Verythin Bass-HCT-500/7 SB
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Höfner Verythin Bass-HCT-500/7 SB

Hollow-Body Electric Bass Body: Maple, With sustain block, Top: Maple, Neck: Maple, Fretboard: Rosewood, Scale length: 762 mm (30"), Pickups: 2 Höfner Staple Top Humbucker, 2 x Volume and 2 x tone...

  • Colour: Sunburst
  • Soundboard: Maple
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 22
  • Scale: Shortscale
  • Pickups: HH
  • Elektronic: Passive
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Bag: No
Höfner Verythin Bass HCT-500/8-DC
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Höfner Verythin Bass HCT-500/8-DC

Electric Bass Design: Semi-hollow with sustain block, Maple body, Maple top, Maple / birch / maple neck, Rosewood fretboard <i>(Dalbergia latifolia)</i>, 22 Frets, Scale: 864 mm (Long scale), Nut...

  • Colour: Sunburst
  • Top: Maple
  • Soundboard: Maple
  • Back and Sides: Maple
  • Neck: Maple, Birch
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 22
  • Scale: Longscale
  • Pickups: HH
  • Neck Width: 42,0 mm
  • Elektronic: Passive
  • Pickup System: HH
  • Mechanics: Standard
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Bag: No
  • Incl. Gigbag: No
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