The Hofner Shorty was first produced back in the 1980s, and this contemporary version continues that line, bringing it up to date in the 21st centuary. The Hofner Shorty offers full scale length combined with small overall dimensions. You can take it anywhere - it is the perfect practice companion, or a worthy partner while on the road.
Founded in 1864, 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.
Full scale length - standard fret spacing and string length.