Buy a Hofner CT
President Bass
in Chicago


For sale, the new hofner CT President CT 500/5 electric bass first made poplular by Sutart Sutcliffe of the Beatles
Hofner CT Series 500/5 President Bass for sale Online


Buy the Hofner CT 500/5 President Bass

The Hofner CT 500/5 President Bass

The Contemporary version of the 500/5 (President) bass, inspired by the models of the 1950's and 60's as played by Stuart Sutcliffe in the early days of The Beatles. With a fully hollow 16.5" wide body and fitted with close spaced original Hofner 'Black Bar' pick-ups. The 500/5 is fitted with a Hofner control panel to ensure a great sixties style and sound.  The 500/5 is a vintage style bass that allows you to capture the tones of the 50s and 60s at a very affordable price. 

Our first shipment sold out fast.   We are now taking customer names to be notified when they are back in stock.   Please contact us at to be added to our notification list.

Available in right handed version only. 

Wood Top: Spruce
Wood Back: Flame Maple
Wood Sides: Flame Maple
Centerblock: None

Wood: Maple/Beech/Maple

Wood: Rosewood
Scale: 30"/76cm
Nut Width: 42mm
Number Of Frets: 22

Pickup Neck: German Hofner Bar
Pickup Bridge: German Hofner Bar

List Price $1149  Our Price $879.99 

Give us a call at 773-878-8616
Australian Toll Free ordering number
(During store hours only) 1-800-813-658


hofner 500/5 President bass aka Sutcliffe bass photo
The Hofner CT Series 500/5 President Bass
Shown with optional tea cup knobs
back of the new hofner sutcliffe president bass

Also see the new CT Very Thin Bass 

We sell the hofner 500/1 beatle bass, reissue basses and hofner verithin guitars.       
Contact Information:
Beatle Bass Dealer/Rock N Roll Vintage Store Phone: 773.878.8616
Address: 4740 N Lincoln Ave Chicago, IL 60625

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