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I was looking at building a Hofner-esque bass at one time and did a huge search for plans. I didn't come up with any plans, but I found quite a few links that gave me an idea of how they were made. The only two that I went back to repeatedly were:

This one that actually gives a brief factory tour. This is definitely the best source I've found.


This page has a lot of pictures of various versions that might be helpful:


I still haven't decided if I'm going through with the Hofner build or if another guitar is next. But post anything that you find, especially plans, I'd love to see those.

Hope that helps.


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