The Twelfth Fret - Guitarists' Pro Shop
2132 Danforth Ave Toronto Canada | Sales: 416-423-2132 | Service: 416-423-1554 | sales@12fret.com

Vintage and Used Instruments

Welcome to Vintage and Used Instruments at The Twelfth Fret!  We carry a wide and frequently changing variety of vintage and used instruments in many price ranges, from recently purchased items to centuries-old antique pieces.    We can’t possibly do full features on everything that comes into our shop, so if you’re looking for something specific,  contact us with the link to the right – in the meantime, here are some of the items we carry.   Don’t forget to check out our Just In page for the most up to date listings!

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Please Note! We are CLOSED for CANADA DAY, Saturday July 1 2017. We will re-open on Monday July 3 at noon.


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1962 Gibson J-50 Slope Shoulder Dreadnought Steel String

Introduced in 1942 as an 'improved' version of the J-45, the Gibson J-50 mainly differs in having a natural finish top, allowed by using better

2006 Fender Telecaster Custom 1962 Reissue with Bigsby, CIJ

Fender introduced the Telecaster Custom for the 1959 model year, sporting the new Rosewood fingerboard and a body with top and back binding.

2008 Fender Custom Shop Danny Gatton Telecaster, Frost Gold

The late Danny Gatton was generally acknowledged as one of the masters of the Telecaster. He normally played a customized 1950's model.

2007 C. F. Martin HD-28V Dreadnought Steel String Guitar

The C. F. Martin HD-28V Dreadnought is a re-creation of the classic dreadnought used by countless players, back to the legendary Hank Williams.

1972 Ramirez 1a Tradicional Brazilian Classical Guitar, 1972

When people talk about professional grade concert classical guitars, this guitar - the Ramirez 1a, also known as the Segovia model - is what

1985 Bond Electraglide Carbon Fibre Guitar

The Bond Electraglide is a rare and historically notable instrument. Built during 1984 and 1985 in Scotland, it was one of the first carbon

1966 Gibson ES-335 TD Sunbust with Bigsby (REDUCED)

The Gibson ES-335 was a groundbreaking instrument when introduced in 1958, bringing together the tonal character of archtop guitars and feedback resistance.

1994 Fender Custom Shop Telecaster 1963 NOS Candy Apple Red

The Fender Custom Shop Telecaster 1963 NOS is a reproduction of one of the classic American workhorse guitars, as it gained a rosewood fingerboard.

Antonio Picado Model 62 Classical Concert Guitar, Brazilian

This Picado Model 62 is in good condition, with Brazilian Rosewood for the back and sides, a refinished Spruce top and top quality Gotoh tuners.