Hofner Ignition Violin Bass Sunburst

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Taking a lead from our 70s Violin Bass models the Ignition Violin Bass guitars from Hofner let you get your hands on one of the world's iconic guitars. In contrast to the HCT model this version has a fully hollow body and of course comes with the famous Hofner control panel, wooden bridge and Hofner style tailpiece.

Hofner's comprehensive range of guitars draws on the firms long-standing success making precision string instruments for musicians. The Beatles' Sir Paul McCartney played a Hofner Violin Bass, and the company's superb attention to detail and stylish design has continued to inspire both rock and jazz musicians to this day. Despite the numerous changes over 125 years the company is still strongly a family firm with strong values for customers, and for high quality, musical instruments.

  • Body: Flame Maple
  • Top: Spruce
  • Body Shape: Ignition Violin Bass
  • Construction: Set-In
  • Finish: Sunburst
  • Binding: White
  • Bridge: Rosewood
  • Tailpiece: Trapeze Nickel
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 22
  • Inlays: Pearloid Dots
  • Binding: White
  • Scale Length: 30"
  • Nut: Plastic
  • Nut Width: 42mm
  • Bridge Pickup: Hofner Ignition Staple Nickel
  • Neck Pickup: Hofner Ignition Staple Nickel
  • Tuners: Single Nickel
  • Knobs: Black

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