The Twelfth Fret - Guitarists' Pro Shop
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Resophonic Guitars

Uniquely American, the Resophonic guitar was invented by John Dopyera in the mid 1920’s in an attempt to gain volume before the age of amplification. The Twelfth Fret proudly carries many Resophonic Guitars by National Reso-Phonic, Beard, Gretsch, Smith and Young, Scheerhorn, Republic and more! We set up instruments to the player’s requirements and we ship worldwide.


2017 Republic Highway 61 Cutaway Resophonic Guitar

We've just received a new Republic Highway 61, featuring a smaller steel body with cutaway and a single resonator cone.

2017 Republic Tricone Style 200 Resophonic Guitar

The Republic Tricone Style 200 is a reproduction of the original 1920s National tricone, built as the guitarist's entry into the volume wars.

2017 Paul Beard R-Model Maple Squareneck Resophonic Euro Spec

We've just received a new Paul Beard R-Model maple squareneck! It's a real beauty, and has the Jerry Douglas pickup already installed.

National Reso-Phonic ResoRocket WB Wooden Body Guitar

The ResoRocket WB is one of National Reso-Phonic's newly designed single resonator guitars and features distinctive Tricone-style grill work and a cutaway!

National Pioneer RP1 Metal Body Acoustic-Electric Guitar

The new National Pioneer RP1 has arrived! Steel body guitars are not a new thing for National, and the Pioneer brings its benefits to

2016 National Dueco Gold 12 Fret Resophonic Guitar

Here is a brand new National Dueco Gold in the 12-fret configuration. Like all Nationals, it is extremely well built and the tone

2016 National Dueco Gold Resophonic Guitar

The National Dueco model is a re-creation of an almost lost technique, the result of an additive to the finish that creates a random crystalline

2016 National M-14T ThunderBox Revolver Resophonic Guitar

The National M-14T Thunderbox is the latest version of National's standard M-14 and features a 4" deep body, delivering more low end and applied volume.

National M-14T ThunderBox Denim

The National M-14T Thunderbox is the latest version of National's standard M-14 and features a 4" deep body, delivering more low end and applied