Monday, March 29, 2010

Vintage Hofner 176 Galaxie in Woodbridge VA for $275

Here is a nice looking Galaxie; 3 pickup solidbody guitar made in Germany in mid to late 60's,    These Hofner pickups can sound pretty good - sort of a more full range P-90 sound.   You don't see these too often.   Thumbwheel controls are sort of a pain in the a** but do give it major vintage vibe.


Vintage Hofner 176 "Galaxie" Guitar - $250 (Woodbridge)


Date: 2010-03-28, 4:53PM EDT

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Vintage 1975 Hofner 176 "Galaxie"... NOT A REISSUE! All original hardware!

3 blade pickups, thumbwheel single volume for all pickups, with individual thumbwheel tone for each pickup. On/Off switch for each pickup, plus 5-position "treble-o-bass" knob.

Tremolo bridge with whammy bar and bridge mute. Metal covered tuners. Bound neck with dot inlays and "Hofner" decal logo. No serial number anywhere on this baby!

This Hofner was purchased new in Germany by the original owner, who was stationed there with the Army.

Finish has some checking, and there are a couple chips along the edge in the back.

Put some new strings on this and it is ready to play! $250 OBO  

1 comment:

  1. Hi if this guitar is still for sale, I'll take


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