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  • Hofner Contemporary Nickel Wound 40-95 Bass Guitar Strings, Short Scale
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Hofner Contemporary Nickel Wound 40-95 Bass Guitar Strings, Short Scale

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Brand
Hofner
Collection
Hofner Violin Bass
Set gauges
40w, 60w, 75w, 95w
Wrap material
Nickel-Plated Steel
Construction
Round Wound
Core shape
Hex Core
Anchor
Ball
Scale length
Short Scale
Ball to taper length
33.75" (860mm)
Total length
42" (1065mm)
Silk type
Green Silk at ball end and tail end of the string
Number of strings
4 string

Here's what Hofner say about these strings:

"Will fit all Hofner Violin Basses, Club Bass, HCT-500/7 Verythin Bass with long tailpiece and HCT-500/5 President Bass with long tailpiece. These strings will produce a brighter sound than flatwounds. Excellent value for money."

SKU: HCT1133RB

Are these strings the correct length for my bass?

We insist that players use the measurement of ball-end (anchor) to top nut of their current set of strings.  This measurement is more accurate than scale length as it takes into account through-body stringing, and more complex or alternative bridges.  In many cases the set of strings required will be longer than the bass’s stated scale length!  Use these references:

If ball-end-to-nut length is:

Up to 32” choose Short Scale

32”-34” choose Medium Scale

34”-36” choose Long Scale

36”-38” choose Extra/Super Long Scale

If you have a bass where you cannot see the ball-end i.e. a thru-body bass, you will have to measure your string once it has been removed. Before removing the string be sure to make a mark on the string with a permanent marker just behind the nut so you know where to measure to. Then once you’ve taken it off the bass, you can measure from the ball-end to the mark you made on the string.

Re: Delivery. All orders placed on weekdays before 3:45pm will be despatched that same day.  All of our delivery options can be found at checkout or on our delivery page.

Re: Returns. We have a 30-day return policy, which means you have 30 days after receiving your item to request a return. To be eligible for a return, your item must be in the same condition that you received it, unworn or unused, with tags, and in its original packaging. You’ll also need the receipt or proof of purchase.

To start a return, please contact us at info@stringsdirect.co.uk.

For further information visit our Returns & refunds page.

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