The HCT-500/1 faithfully reproduces the look, feel and tone of the classic, German made violin bass from back in the early'60s. The HCT-500/1 features beautiful Flame Maple body with a Spruce top and hand carved solid Spruce sustain block inside the body of the bass to give you an in-depth, resonating bass tone with superior sustain. The 30'' scale of the set, 3-piece Maple/Beech/Maple neck combined with 22 frets and Rosewood fingerboard featured on the HCT-500/1 give this bass it's incredible feel and playability. Housing original Höfner (German made) Staple-Top pick-ups, the HCT-500 is sure to give you that highly sought-after vintage tone. The classic control panel features dual volume controls, on/off switches for the bass and treble, and a rhythm/solo switch that gives a your bass that extra boost, allowing you to really pushes your sound over the edge.Binding Top: Black / White / Black. Binding Back: Black / White / Black. Thickness Neck + FB At 1st Fret: 22mm. Thickness Neck + FB Near Heel: 24mm. Width At 12th Fret: 48mm. Single Nickel Tuners with Pearl Tuner Buttons. Welcome to Bill's Music! Bill's Music was started in 1965 and is celebrating over 52 years as one of the largest independent musical instrument dealers in the USA! Bill's Music is a family owned and operated full line musical instrument & gear store and is an authorized dealer & service center for many leading well known brands in the industry! Check out our huge selection of new and used guitars, basses, amps, power amplifiers, keyboards, digital pianos, electronics, brass, woodwind, bluegrass, pro audio, recording, DJ & lighting, drums, percussion, cymbals, parts & accessories! Bill's Music's retail store is located at 743 Frederick Road in Catonsville, Md 21228, just 10 minutes from downtown Baltimore and 45 minutes from Washington, DC.
UPS will NOT deliver to APO, FPO or P. We're honest sellers with over 52 years in the music retail business! Items must also include all original packaging and accessories! Exceptions: The following items are returnable only if defective OR unopened - tubes, speakers and pickups.
This listing is currently undergoing maintenance, we apologise for any inconvenience caused. The item "Hofner HCT-500/1 Contemporary Beatle Bass MATTE BLACK With TUNER, CABLE, & STRAP" is in sale since Monday, January 04, 2016. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Bass Guitars". The seller is "billsmusic" and is located in Catonsville, Maryland.
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