Hofner Double Bass

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Hofner Double Bass


This Hofner double bass has a long history in the Australian music scene. Formerly owned by a senior lecturer in music at the University of Tasmania, this instrument has been featured in over three hundred recordings and countless gigs, including a performance at the ARIA awards. This instrument has been used for a wide range of musical styles and is very well suited to Jazz and Contemporary style playing. It would nonetheless be a suitable solo or orchestral instrument. The Hoffner label is a well known and highly respected amongst the bass playing community, and this is a fine example of this make.


Full Atelier Puglisi restoration, including:

- fingerboard plane and re-shape

- high quality Spirocore strings

- soundpost adjustment

- clean and polish


Legendary Atelier Puglisi service, including:

- 100% guarantee on all workmanship

- adjustments to tone and set-up at no extra cost

- free fitting with any string or pick-up purchase




- your choice of strings for no extra charge.

- $50.00 discount on any Atelier Puglisi Bobelock embroidered padded cover (subject to availability).



This instrument features gamba corners and a carved back. It has ebony fittings and is unlabelled.


Upper Bout: 50cm
Middle Bout: 38cm
Lower Bout: 63cm
Body Length: 112cm
String Length: 42''
Rib Ratios: 19:20:20cm
Varnish: Amber based red/brown


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All prices are correct at time of uploading. Price variance may occur.

Price is inclusive of 10% Australian Goods and Services Tax. This tax is not applicable to overseas customers.



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