Höfner has expanded their Ignition series with a new version of their Club Bass. First introduced in 1965, the Club Bass is is a hollow body, single-cut design, and the new Ignition model provides a cost-effective version for vintage bass lovers.
Available in right and left-hand models, the bass has flame maple sides and a spruce top with a sunburst finish. The neck is maple and the fingerboard is rosewood. It’s stocked with Höfner ’70s style “staple” pickups and their signature control panel with on/off switches for each pickup, a solo/rhythm switch, and individual volume controls for each pickup.
The Höfner Ignition Club Bass is available now with a street price of about $399. For more, check out the Höfner website.
Höfner Ignition Club Bass Specs:
- Body Top: Spruce
- Body Back: Flame Maple
- Body Sides: Flame Maple
- Finish: Sunburst
- Neck Wood: Maple
- Fingerboard Wood: Rosewood
- Scale: 30˝/76cm
- Nut Width: 42mm
- Number Of Frets: 22
- Pickups: 2 Hofner Ignition Staple Nickel