Violin Bass Laurel

Product number: GL-VBB-LW-0
Handmade at Höfner, Germany.



A special Violin Bass from our master luthiers.

Specially prepared and finished by our master luthiers in the workshops of Höfner in Hagenau, Germany this bass features a laurel top, back and sides. The back is spectacular with a wonderful book-matched piece of laurel. Fitted with twin Hofner "staple" pickups and the traditional Hofner control panel this bass will produce that unique Hofner tone so loved by bass players worldwide. The use of special wood in the construction gives this bass a distinctive and unique look, contemporary and classic.

Complete with a quality Hofner case.



Instrument: Violin Bass   
Model: GL-VBB-LW-0  
Category Term Description
Body Shape Violin Bass
Wood Top Laurel
Soundhole  None
Wood Back Laurel
Wood Sides Laurel
Binding Top Black / White / Black
Binding Back Black / White / Black
Binding Sides White
Centerblock None
Neck Wood Maple
Construction One Piece
Headstock Shape Hofner Violin Bass
Logo and Artwork Script 
Neck Joint Violin Bass Set Neck
Joint At 16th Fret
Thickness Neck + FB At 1st Fret 21mm
Thickness Neck + FB At 12th Fret 24mm
Heel Cap White Pearl
Fingerboard Wood Rosewood
Scale 30" / 76cm
Nut Width 42mm
Width At 12th Fret 48mm
Inlays Pearl Dots
Binding None
Side Dots None
Number of Frets 22
Bridge Material Ebony
Type Hofner Fretted
Hardware Tuners Strip Nickel
Tuner Buttons Plastic
Tailpiece Hofner Trapeze Nickel
Nut Material Plastic
Pickguard None
Pickup Neck Hofner Staple Nickel
Pickup Middle  
Pickup Bridge Hofner Staple Nickel
Potentiometer Knobs Gold top
Electrics Hofner Tortoiseshell Panel
Strings Hofner Flat Wound
Approximate Weight Kg 2,1
Setup Action Bass String at 12th Fret 3mm
Action Treble String at 12th Fret 2mm
All Specifications subject to change

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