1962 Hofner Committee


1962 Hofner Committee Body


1962 Hofner Committee Peghead


1962 Hofner Committee Back
1962 Hofner Committee Thinline Blonde

  • Hofner Model Name: T395

  • USA Model Name: 468/S/b

  • Serial Number: Illegible

  • Shipped from the factory sometime in 1962

  • Original "Diamond" pickups did not work and were corroded

  • Neck pickup: Rowe-DeArmond 2200T humbucking pickup

  • Bridge pickup: Rowe-DeArmond 2200B humbucking pickup

  • Adjustable truss rod

  • Inscription on inside of guitar reads: 10/3. 61
    - this indicates the guitar body's date-of-birth: March 10, 1961

  • Date imprint on each of the 250K pots: 92 (9th week of 1962)

  • Original tuners were worn and the tuning knobs were chipped

  • Replacement Grover Super Roto Imperial tuners fitted in 2007

  • Bought in Nottingham England sometime in 1969 for 25

  • Non-original bright red home-made case with yellow foam interior!