Höfner announce new limited edition Gold Label New President model. It features a solid carved top in selected solid German spruce and an arched back in flamed maple giving deep tones and plenty of sustain. It is excellent to play acoustically or plugged in. Common to all Höfner jazz guitars is the neck to body joint at the 16th fret, which ensures easy access to the upper end of the fretboard.

Hofner Gold Label New President

The Höfner President has been available since the early 1950s. Always a quality instrument, an archtop guitar aimed at the professional wanting a robust guitar with great tone; the New President continues in that tradition.

Höfner Gold Label New President features:

  • Body Type: Hollowbody
  • Scale Length: 25-1/4″
  • Body Construction: Single cutaway
  • Body Wood: Maple (Flame)
  • Body Top Wood: Spruce
  • Finish: Gloss
  • Binding: Multi-ply
  • Carved Top: Yes
  • Neck Shape: Standard
  • Neck Joint: Set neck
  • Neck Wood: Maple (Flame)
  • Fingerboard Material: Ebony
  • Fingerboard Inlays: Mother-Of-Pearl Blocks
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Nut Width: 1.73″
  • Tuners: Vintage Style
  • Bridge: Fixed
  • Bridge: Trapesoid Tailpiece
  • Hardware: Brass
  • Number of Pickups: 2
  • Pickup Switch Type: 3-way Pickup Selector
  • Bridge Pickup Type: Minibucker
  • Neck Pickup Type: Minibucker
  • Controls: Tone
  • Controls: Volume
  • Colours: Gloss Purple, Ivory, Royal Blue, Light Blue, Gloss Black, Blue Pearl, Grey

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