This Hofner New President Archtop Guitar is the perfect blend of classic and contemporary craftsmanship. Enjoy excellent playability and a reliable build in this instrument - a perfect addition to any collection.
- 1-piece maple neck (shape/size vary as these where carved by hand, this would be considered a bit thin for the average archtop player)
- 25.5 scale length
- 1 11/16'' nut width
- Solid spruce top
- Flamed maple back/sides
- Ebony fretboard/pickguard/bridge/tailpiece
- Lower bout 15''
- Depth is about 3.5''
- Weight is 5.6 lbs
Set-up in our shop (this guitar was left in a case for many years!):
- Action/Intonation adjusted; bridge was moved making this a 25.5'' scale length, slight discoloration on the top was left from old bridge position and can be seen in the photographs.
- Frets dressed/polished
- Strung with 11-50 flatwound strings
Original hard shell case included.
Shipping within the continental US is $110, fully insured via UPS.