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Guitar Makers

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ALVAREZ GUITARS

  • Hand selected, ‘A’ grade, solid Sitka spruce top
  • Hand sanded, scalloped bracing
  • Mahogany back and sides; Tuner:Premium Die Cast; Binding:Ivory ABS
  • Paua abalone and mother of pearl inlays
  • Lifetime limited warranty
  • Spruce Top / Gloss Finish
  • Mahogany Back & Sides / Gloss Finish
  • Scalloped X Bracing
  • Rosewood Fingerboard
  • Chrome Die-cast Tuners
  • Hand selected, ‘A’ grade, solid Sitka spruce top
  • Hand sanded, scalloped bracing
  • Maple back and sides
  • Paua abalone and mother of pearl inlays
  • Lifetime limited warranty
  • Solid A Grade Sitka Top / Satin Finish
  • Mahogany Back & Sides / Open Pore
  • FST2M, Forward Shifted, Scalloped Bracing
  • Mahogany Neck, Rosewood Fingerboard, Chrome Die-cast Tuners
  • SYS250 3-band EQ w/tuner

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DEAN GUITARS

  • Construction: Set Thru Neck
  • Body Material: Mahogany; Top: Quilt Maple
  • Neck Material: 3 Piece Maple; Fretboard: Ebony
  • Bridge: Tune-O-Matic (With V Plate)
  • Pickup (Neck): Seymour Duncan APH-1 Custom Zebra; (Bridge): Seymour Duncan SH-5 Custom Zebra
  • Mahogany Top
  • Bolt-On Neck
  • Maple Fingerboard
  • Black Hardware
  • Mahogany Body
  • Body: Mahogany
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Inlays: Pearl Dot
  • Scale Length: 25.5"
  • Basswood Body
  • Basswood Top
  • Bolt-On Neck
  • Maple Fingerboard
  • Black Hardware
  • Maple neck 20-frets Alder body
  • Split Pickup
  • Sealed die-cast tuners
  • Construction: Bolt-On Neck
  • Body Material: Mahogany; Top: Quilt Maple; Neck: Maple; Fretboard: Indian Rosewood
  • Bridge: Tune-O-Matic (With V Plate)
  • Pickup (Neck/Bridge): DMT Design Zebra
  • Strings: D'Addario EXL120 (.009-.042)

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FENDER ELECTRIC GUITARS

  • 100% Designed by Fender
  • Dual humbucking pickups
  • Thin and lightweight body
  • String-through-body hardtail bridge
  • Hand orientation: Right Handed
  • Daphne Blue Color, available exclusively on Amazon
  • Thin and lightweight body
  • Three single-coil Stratocaster pickups
  • Sealed die-cast tuning machines
  • Hardtail bridge
  • Hand orientation: Right
  • top material type: Polyurethane
  • back material type: Polyurethane
  • Comfortable “C”-shaped neck profile
  • Three single-coil Stratocaster pickups
  • Vintage-style tremolo bridge
  • Includes free 3-month subscription to Fender Play, Frontman 10G guitar amplifier, padded gig bag, instrument cable, instrument strap and picks
  • Available in Black or Brown Sunburst
  • Includes deluxe gig bag
  • Two Vintage Noiseless Tele pickups (neck and bridge); single Vintage Noiseless Strat pickup (middle)
  • 5-way Strat-o-Tone switching
  • Six-saddle string-through-body Tele bridge with block saddles
  • 12”-radius fingerboard; contoured neck heel; locking short-post tuning machines
  • Alder Body with gloss finish
  • Two player Series humbucking pickups
  • Modern C"-Shaped neck profile
  • 9. 5"-Radius Fingerboard
  • String-through-body Bridge with bent-steel saddles
  • Solidbody Electric Guitar with Ash Body
  • Maple Neck
  • Rosewood Fingerboard
  • 2 Single-coil Pickups - Custom Jimmy Page Artwork
  • Alder Body with gloss finish; Flame Maple top
  • One player Series humbucking Bridge pickup; two player Series single-coil Stratocaster middle and neck pickups
  • “Modern C"-Shaped neck profile
  • 9. 5"-Radius Fingerboard
  • 2-Point tremolo Bridge with bent-steel saddles
  • Based on Hendrix's Legendary Flipped-Over Strat Models
  • 9.5"-Radius "C"-Shaped Maple Neck with Accurate Reverse Headstock
  • (3) American Vintage '64 Single-Coil Pickups w/Reverse-Slanted Bridge Pickup
  • Commemorative Appointments Include Large '70s-Style Headstock w/Jimi's Signature on the Back and Neckplate with Hendrix's Silhouette and "Authentic Hendrix" Engraved Inscription
  • Features Vintage-Style Hard and Includes Protective Gig Bag
  • 100% designed by Fender
  • Inspired by 1970s-era Stratocaster models
  • Fender-Designed alnico pickups
  • Vintage-tinted gloss neck finish
  • Nickel-plated hardware
  • Also available in left-handed

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GIBSON GUITAR SALE

GUILD GUITAR SALE

  • Here to help you write your own story—the Memoir DS-240
  • This retro-looking slope shoulder dreadnought is built with a solid spruce top and mahogany back and sides with a sleek, gloss finish
  • The vintage-inspired mother of pearl rosette and Guild Script Logo pay homage to the classic styling of instruments from the 1920s
  • The DS-240’s sound is instantly warm, clear and inviting—almost as if its tone has been perfected over years of fireside strumming and family jamming
  • Add a little something extra to your acoustic with the new F-250E Deluxe! This jumbo guitar features a solid spruce top with a stunning arched flamed maple back and flamed maple sides
  • This tonewood gives the F-250E a loud, crisp voice with a sustained tone while a gloss finish highlights its striking, patterned back
  • Premium appointments include a mother-of-pearl rosette and Guild Peak headstock logo, pau ferro fingerboard and bridge, and Fishman Sonitone pickup with volume and tone controls
  • Hand orientation: Right
  • Jumbo shape at a player's price, the F-240E is an affordable tone cannon.
  • Built with a solid spruce top, mahogany sides, and an arched mahogany back, the full-bodied and powerful voice of this Guild Jumbo provides guitarists with historically-Guild acoustic tone and voicing.
  • Guild’s signature arched back design allows for enhanced volume and projection, long sustain, and a lush, full sound.
  • The F-240E features Guild’s Fishman-designed AP-1 electronics, a pau ferro fingerboard and bridge, bone nut and saddle, mother-of-pearl rosette, period-correct tortoiseshell pickguard, and a satin polyurethane finish.
  • Available in Natural.
  • Built with a solid spruce top, mahogany sides, and arched mahogany back, the full-bodied and powerful tone of this Guild dreadnought provides guitarists with a classic acoustic sound and balanced voicing
  • Guild’s signature arched back design allows for great volume and projection, long sustain, and a lush, full sound
  • The D-240E features Guild’s Fishman-designed AP-1 electronics, a pau ferro fingerboard and bridge, bone nut and saddle, mother-of-pearl rosette, period-correct tortoiseshell pickguard, and a matte polyurethane finish
  • Available in Natural
  • Hand orientation: Right
  • Guild’s most iconic electric guitar is now available to a whole new range of players.
  • Expanding on the double cut body shape made famous by the Guild Starfire, the Starfire I DC features semi-hollow body construction utilizing a mahogany center block for reduced feedback and clear sustain.
  • Retaining the airy, crisp tone you would expect from a semi-hollow body, The Cherry Starfire I DC features an elegantly arched mahogany top, back, and sides; while the Vintage Walnut, Pelham Blue, and Emerald Green models feature an elegantly arched maple top, back, and sides.
  • The 24 3/4” scale length and modern thin “U“ neck profile provide a fast, smooth playing neck, while the 18th fret neck-to-body joint provides easy access to the upper register of the fretboard.
  • Premium Guild Vintage 18 tuners with 18:1 gear ratio and Tune-o-matic bridge ensure the strings are accessible and in tune.
  • Hand orientation: Right
  • Body Top: Solid Sitka Spruce
  • Body Back: Layered Flamed Maple
  • Body Sides: Layered Flamed Maple
  • Neck Material: Maple
  • Fingerboard Material: Ebony
  • Body Top: Solid Sitka Spruce
  • Body Back: Mahogany
  • Body Sides: Mahogany
  • Neck Material: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard Material: Pau Ferro
  • Hand orientation: Right
  • This mid-sized orchestra shaped acoustic is equally suited for strumming and fingerpicking, and produces a sweet, balanced tone
  • The perfect choice for the versatile musician, the OM-240CE features a solid Sitka spruce top, mahogany sides, arched mahogany back, and an elegant cutaway for access to higher frets
  • Guild’s signature arched back design allows for great volume and projection, long sustain, and a lush, full sound
  • The OM-240CE features Guild’s Fishman-designed AP-1 electronics, a pau ferro fingerboard and bridge, bone nut and saddle, pearl rosette, period-correct tortoiseshell pickguard, and a matte polyurethane finish
  • Available in Natural
  • Hand orientation: Right
  • Dreadnaught body shape provides an easy-to-play, well-balanced acoustic guitar
  • Solid Sitka spruce top & mahogany back and sides with satin polyurethane finish
  • Pearloid fret dots and “MARLEY” inlay on the 12th Fret
  • C-shaped neck with 24 ¾ scale length allows for a relaxed and comfortable feel
  • Vintage correct headstock shape, bridge, rosette, and black pickguard featuring Bob Marley’s signature in gold
  • Includes a Bob Marley poster, Booklet featuring “Three Little Birds” guitar chords, Three custom Marley/Guild guitar picks and premium recycled nylon gig bag
  • Hand orientation: right
  • The BT-258E Deluxe 8-string Baritone offers a melodic layering of low-end harmony for enchanting , harp like sound.
  • Combining Guild's historically large jumbo body shape and their legacy of pressed back construction, the BT-258E Deluxe boasts a deep, full-frequency baritone voice complemented by two octave strings for added sparkle.
  • The arched rosewood back projects whole low-frequencies, while the solid spruce top ensures the high-frequency octave strings blend in gorgeously for a symphonic tone. The low end is great for playing in an ensemble or for playing standalone.
  • This 8-string baritone is tuned B-E-a-A-d-D-F#-B, five steps down from a standard guitar.
  • Deluxe appointments include rosewood back and sides, bound neck and body, Fishman GT-1 pickup system, and a perfectly glossed polyurethane finish.


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MARTIN GUITAR SALE

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NATIONAL GUITARS

  • 4 long-wearing NP-1 stainless steel finger picks
  • 2 black NP-8B large sized thumb picks
  • Ergonomically designed for player comfort
  • Suitable for guitars, resos, banjos, and other instruments

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TAYLOR GUITAR SALE

  • 6-string Acoustic Guitar with Mahogany Top
  • Layered Sapele Back
  • Sides - Natural
  • Neck Width 1-11/16 inch
  • 6-string Acoustic-electric Guitar with Mahogany Top
  • Layered Sapele Back and Sides
  • ES-B Electronics - Natural
  • Body Body type: Three-quarter Cutaway: Non-cutaway Top wood: Hawaiian Koa Back & sides: Koa Bracing pattern: Standard Body finish: Matte Orientation: Right handed Neck Neck shape: Standard Taylor Profile Nut width: 1.687 in. (42.8 mm) Fingerboard: Genuine African Ebony Neck wood: Sapele Scale length: 22.75 in. Number of frets: 19 Neck finish: Matte Electronics Pickup/preamp: Yes Brand
  • The Baby Taylor has maintained is a legitimate musical instrument that anyone can enjoy, and also a great second guitar for experienced players who want a travel guitar that sounds great and is satisfying to play
  • The three-quarter-size Dreadnought helped touring musicians like Taylor Swift sketch new musical ideas on the road, and it's been a reliable musical accomplice for travelers seeking inspiration while trekking the world
  • This limited-edition version features a beautiful Hawaiian koa top
  • All Baby Taylor models ship with a durable travel-worthy gig bag made by Taylor for optimal fit and protection

 

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  • Washburn Guitars
  • WASHBURN GUITAR SALE

    • Comfort Deluxe 55 Series Koa Grand auditorium cutaway Body guitar with Koa top, back and sides
    • Mahogany bound Bridge, Body, neck & Headstock with mitered wood trim, 3-ring Maple/Mahogany parquet rosette
    • 25-5/16" Scale Length, 1-3/4" Nut width
    • Gold Die cast tuning machines with ebonite buttons
    • Fishman Press+ 501T electronics with Tuner
    • Comfortable mini-jumbo cutaway Body is easier to play for those that find the larger dreadnought & Grand auditorium shapes uncomfortable
    • Perfect for smaller players, young learners, or musicians looking for the more focused and intimate voice of a small bodied guitar provides
    • Flame Maple top, Catalpa back and sides with quarter sawn scalloped Sitka Spruce bracing
    • Plug-in ready and pre-equipped with a Barcus-Berry pickup/electronics with an onboard Tuner and EQ controls and feedback resistance
    • Cutaway design makes access to the upper Frets a breeze
    • Acoustic Dreadnought 6-String guitar
    • Solid Spruce wood top, Mahogany wood back & sides
    • Quarter Sawn Scalloped Sitka Spruce bracing
    • Satin Mahogany wood w/2 way Truss rod, Washburn Heritage Rosette
    • Engineered wood fretboard, 20 Frets & Dot inlays
    • ABS 1-11/16" nut, 25-1/2" Scale
    • Chrome hardware, Chrome Die-cast tuners
    • Natural w/Gloss finish, D'Addario EXP-16 Light Set Phospher Bronze strings
    • Limited Lifetime
    • Spruce Top
    • Catalpa Sides/Back
    • Mahogany Neck
    • Rosewood Fingerboard and Bridge
    • Natural Finish
    • Select Spruce top, figured walnut back and sides with quarter sawn scalloped Sitka Spruce bracing
    • 25.5" Scale, okoume neck with 2 way truss rod
    • Lotus flower fret markers
    • Black Diecast tuners
    • D'addario EXP-16 light set phosphor bronze strings
    • Limited Lifetime Warranty

  • Worland Guitars

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